Curriculum vitae of Dr. Robert Bierkandt
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    since 2017    Senior climate change and meteorology policy advisor
    Agency of Hydrometeorology under the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Kyrgyzstan
    Integrated international expert
    Funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development

    2016    PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) in Climate Physics
    on Impacts from Future Extreme Events on Infrastructure and Economic Networks
    with Prof. Dr. Anders Levermann
    awarded by the Potsdam University
    with a Scholarship from the Heinrich Boell Foundation

    2012-2016    Researcher at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research
    Research area Global Adaptation Strategies with Prof. Dr. Anders Levermann
    Research Domain III: Sustainable Solutions
    Robert Bierkandt

    2014    Visiting Scientist at the Universtity of California, Berkeley
    Working with Prof. Dr. Maximilian Auffhammer
    Dept. of Agricultural & Resource Economics
    with a Travel Grant from the Heinrich Böll Foundation

    2014    Researcher at the Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC) in Berlin
    Working with Dr. Felix Creutzig
    Working Group Land use/Infrastructure/Transport

    2011    Junior Consultant and Trainer of Trainers in development cooperation
    for the German Development Cooperation (GIZ) in Rwanda
    in the project: Promotion of the economy and employment

    2011    Diplom (M.Sc.) in Physics
    Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
    at the Berlin Institute of Technology

    2009-2010    Final year project (DAAD fellow)
    on Transport coefficients of superconducting quark matter phases
    with Dr. Manuel and Prof. Dr. Breitschwerdt
    at the Institute of Space Sciences (ICE) , Barcelona, Spain

    2007-2008    Year of study at University of Nantes, France
    Research project with Prof. Dr. Aichelin
    on simulating Heavy-Ion collision at LHC energies
    at Subatech Laboratoires, Nantes, France

    2005-2006    Year of study at University of Nairobi, Kenya
    with the USTADI exchange program