Ricarda Winkelmann

since 12/2014    Junior Professor of Climate System Analysis
at the University of Potsdam, Institute of Physics and Astronomy
and the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany

2012 - 2014    Postdoctoral Researcher
at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.

10/2013 - 04/2014    Visiting Investigator
at the Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford, USA.

2008 - 2012    Ph.D. in Physics (summa cum laude)
with Prof. Dr. Stefan Rahmstorf at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany.
Research Topic: The Future Sea-Level Contribution from Antarctica: Projections of Solid Ice Discharge.

11/2010 - 02/2011    Scientific Expedition to Antarctica
ANT-XXVII/2 on research vessel Polarstern
operated by the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research.

12/2008    Visiting Scientist
at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks (UAF), USA.

2008    Diploma in Mathematics
at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany.

                                          AWARDS AND HONORS

since 2015
Elected Member of the Young Academy at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities and the German Academy of Natural Scientists Leopoldina.

Elected member of the Young Elite by business magazine Capital
'Top 40 under 40 in Science'.

Publikationspreis für Nachwuchswissenschaftler/innen 2013 des Leibniz-Kollegs Potsdam.

2010 - 2012
Member of the International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling IMPRS-ESM.

2004 - 2005
Scholarship from the Education Abroad Program, University of California.


Please find my publication list here.