Institute of

Sea Fisheries

Director

Secretariat

 

Herwigstraße 31

27572 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 94460 101

Fax: +49 471 94460 199

maria-isabel.koester@thuenen.de


Dr. Hermann Neumann

Dr. Hermann  Neumann
Address
Herwigstraße 31
27572 Bremerhaven
Phone
+49 471 94460 354
E-Mail
hermann.neumann@thuenen.de

Research Interests

  • Spatial and temporal variability of North Sea benthos
  • Impact of fishery on benthic habitats
  • Functional relationships between spatio-temporal variability of epifauna and climate
  • Trophic interactions and food web structure of the North Sea ecosystem
  • Taxonomy and autecology of epibenthic species

Educational background and employment

  • Since 2019: Research associate at the Thünen-Institute of Sea Fisheries in Bremerhaven
  • 2013 – 2019: Research associate at Senckenberg am Meer/Wilhelmshaven in the projects „Wissenschaftliche Monitoringkonzepte für die Deutsche Bucht (WIMO)“ und „North Sea Observation and Assessment of Habitats (NOAH)“
  • 2009 – 2013: Post-Doc at the Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, Frankfurt
  • 2007 – 2009: PhD studies at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg and Senckenberg am Meer. Title: "The variability of epifauna and hydro-climate in the North Sea"
  • 1999 – 2006: Diploma in Biology at the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg and Senckenberg am Meer/Wilhelmshaven. Title diploma thesis: "Räumliche und zeitliche Variabilität unterschiedlicher Epifaunagemeinschaften in der Nordse