Dr. Anna Müller-Hauser


Anna works as Scientist in the Climate Change and Health Group at PIK and Charité. She graduated from ETH Zurich in 2016 with a PhD in Microbiology and Immunology. Her dissertation focused on the analysis of the mucosal immune response towards bacterial infection. Afterwards, she completed a Master in International Health at Heidelberg University and joined the Epidemiology and Statistics Unit at the Heidelberg Institute of Global Health to work at the Food and Agricultural Approaches to Reducing Malnutrition (FAARM) trial.

Her research interests include the links between malnutrition, intestinal infections, inflammation and microbiota composition, climate impacts on health, behaviour change communication, and programme evaluation.


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam



2016-2019   MSc International Health, Heidelberg University

2011-2016   Doctorate in Immunology and Microbiology (Dr. Sc. ETH), ETH Zurich

2009-2011   MSc Biological Science, University of Konstanz

2005-2008   BSc Biological Science, University of Cologne


since 2019  Scientist, Institute of Public Health, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin                 

since 2019  Guest Scientist, Climate Change and Health Group, Research Department 2, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

2017-2019   Scientist, Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Heidelberg Institute of Global Health, Heidelberg University

2011-2016   Scientist, Institute of Microbiology, Department Biology, ETH Zurich