Institute of

Sea Fisheries




Herwigstraße 31

27572 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 94460 101

Fax: +49 471 94460 199

Dr. Holger Haslob

Dr. Holger  Haslob
Herwigstraße 31
27572 Bremerhaven
+49 471 94460 355
+49 471 94460 199

Research interests

  • Reproduction biology of marine fishes
  • Improvement of stock assessment methods
  • Ecology of early life stages of marine fish
  • Recruitment processes of marine fish stocks


  • Towards a Joint Monitoring Programme for the North Sea and Celtic Sea (JMP NS/CS)
  • Population dynamics and assessment of demersal fish stocks in the North Sea and North Atlantic
  • Biological monitoring of German fisheries activities and derivation of protection measures for fish stocks

Educational background and employment

  • since 2012: Scientist at the Institute of Sea Fisheries
  • 2011: PhD thesis: „Reproductive ecology of Baltic sprat and its application in stock assessment“
  • 2002: Diploma thesis: “Der Einfluß von Umweltbedingungen auf die Verteilungsmuster von Fischlarven in der Nordsee” (in German)
  • 2002: Diploma in biology (major subject fisheries biology; minor subjects zoology and physical oceanography. (CAU/IfM-GEOMAR)
  • 1999 – 2002: Main study period of fisheries biology at Leibniz-Institut für Meereswissenschaften in Kiel (Germany)
  • 1996 – 1999: Basic studies in Biology; intermediate examination in zoologye, botany, mathematics and chemistry at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU).