Institute of

Baltic Sea Fisheries


Marie Austerhoff
Institut für Ostseefischerei

Alter Hafen Süd 2
18069 Rostock
Phone: +49 381 66099 102
Fax: +49 381 66099 199

Bianca Bobowski

 Bianca  Bobowski
Alter Hafen Süd 2
18069 Rostock
+49 381 66099 102
+49 381 66099 199

Fields of Activity


  • Statolith analyses of cephalopods
  • Cooperation with the International Council fort he Exploration of the Sea
  • Work for the EU-Marine Strategy Framework Directive


  • Concept for coastal fish monitoring

Research interests

  • Biology of cephalopods
  • Biodiversity of marine invertebrates
  • Marine conservation
  • Fishing management of cephalopods

Scientific background

since 2021: PhD at the University Rostock, sponsored by a scholarship of the „Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst“
2020: Scientific employee at the Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries, Bremerhaven
2019: Scientific employee at the Thünen Institue of Baltic Sea Fisheries, Rostock
2016 – 2018: Studies of Marine Biology at University Rostock, graduation: Marine Biology Master of Science 2011 – 2015: Studies of Biology at Technical Univeristy Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig, graduation: Biology Bachelor of Science

Publikationen (peer reviewed)

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  1. Oesterwind D, Bobowski BTC, Brunsch A, Laptikhovsky V, Hal R van, Sell AF, Pierce GJ (2020) First evidence of a new spawning stock of Illex coindetii in the North Sea (NE-Atlantic). Fish Res 221:105384, DOI:10.1016/j.fishres.2019.105384
  2. Bletz MC, Bina Perl RG, Bobowski BTC, Japke LM, Tebbe C, Dohrmann AB, Bhuju S, Geffers R, Jarek M, Vences M (2017) Amphibian skin microbiota exhibits temporal variation in community structure but stability of predicted Bd-inhibitory function. ISME J 11(7):1521-1534, DOI:10.1038/ismej.2017.41