Dr Carl-Friedrich Schleussner

Head of Climate Science and Impacts


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Dr Carl-Friedrich Schleussner

Prof. Dr. Carl-Friedrich Schleussner is the Head of Climate Science at Climate Analytics and Honorary Professor at Humboldt University Berlin. He has longstanding expertise in climate modelling and climate impact science, multi-year experience in providing scientific advice at the climate-policy interface including the UNFCCC process. His publication record spans a wide range from climate extreme and climate impact projections to tipping elements and societal implications of climate change. He has published more than 80 peer reviewed publications, book chapters and reports and his work has been covered in major news outlets around the globe. In 2020 and 2021, he has been elected as on of Germany’s “Top 40 under 40” by the Capital-Magazine.

Carl is the consortium lead for the H2020 PROVIDE project, the ERANET-Axis project LAMACLIMA and the BMBF EmBARK project. He is also a work package leader of the Horizon 2020 project CONSTRAIN.

Blog posts


    • Climate Action Tracker Reports and Updates
    • Warning of climate science - again - written in Doha sand Niklas Höhne, Marion Vieweg, Bill Hare, Michiel Schaeffer, Joeri Rogelj, Marcia Rocha, Johannes Gütschow, Carl-­‐Friedrich Schleussner, Felix Fallasch, Julia Larkin, Hanna Fekete, (2012)