Alison Schlums

Science Manager
Alumni Officer

Member of the Science Management team at PIK. Main responsibilities: reports and records; information on international cooperation; organisation of the Science & Pretzels seminar series and the Newcomers' Coffee at PIK; occasional proofreading / text revision for journal papers requiring an "English native speaker".

Alumni Officer: In 2017-2018 Alison developed PIK's Alumni programme with support from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, and is the contact point for all alumni matters.

Normal working hours:
Monday - Thursday (usually at PIK Tuesday and Thursday).



Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
T +49 (0)331 288 2504
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam

University of Cambridge - First class honours degree in history

University of Leicester - Diploma in Museum Studies

1986 -1990 - Museum curator in south-west England

1995 - Joined PIK - Department of Global Change & Natural Systems

2001 - Return to PIK following maternity leave - Science Coordination / Science Management team

Since 2017 - PIK Alumni Officer

Translator of the 2009 GLOWA-Elbe book:
"Integrated Analysis of the Impacts of Global Change on Environment and Society in the Elbe River Basin"

book cover