Institute of

Sea Fisheries

Director

Secretariat

 

Herwigstraße 31

27572 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 94460 101

Fax: +49 471 94460 199

wencke.griemsmann@thuenen.de


Dr. Karl-Michael Werner

Dr. Karl-Michael  Werner
Address
Herwigstraße 31
27572 Bremerhaven
Phone
+49 471 94460 369
Fax
+49 471 94460 199
E-Mail
karl-michael.werner@thuenen.de

Research Interests

  • Trophic fish ecology
  • Fishery management & fishery sustainability
  • Stock assessments & political advice
  • Multivariate statistics
  • Impact of fishing on the marine environment
  • Population dynamics of north Atlantic fish stocks

Taks

  • Conducting stock assessments in ICES
  • Scientific fishing quota recommendations for the EU
  • Coordination and lead of the annual monitoring survey for cod and redfish in Greenland waters
  • Advice to BMEL and EU in relation to aspects of fishery sustainability


Educational background and employment

  • Since January 2021: Research scientist at the Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries
  • 2016-2020: PhD student at the Thünen Institute of Sea Fisheries and the University of Hamburg. Supervisors Heino Fock and Christian Möllmann
  • 2015: Scientific employee at the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) Bergen
  • 2013-2014: Technichal assistant at the University of Bergen
  • 2013-2015: Master of Science in fisheries biology and fisheries management at the University of Bergen. Master thesis supervised by Prof. Dr. Audrey Geffen on the fisheries, biology and ecology of European hake in Norwegian waters
  • 2012: Research visit at the Pennsylvania State University
  • 2010-2012: Bachelor of Science in Environmental studies at the Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg