Prof. Dr. Annette Menzel

Associate Professor

Carl von Linde Senior Fellow - TUM-IAS


annette.menzel [at]

Phone: +49 (0) 8161-714740
Fax: +49 (0) 8161-714753





Carl von Linde Senior Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), Technische Universität München

since 04/2007

Professor at the Chair of Ecoclimatology, Technische Universität München

2004 - 2008

IPCC Lead author in the 4th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, WG II, Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability

2003 - 2007

Associate Professor at the Chair of Ecoclimatology, Department of Ecology, Technische Universität München


Post doctoral lecture qualification and Teaching Certificate for the field of Bioclimatology, Technische Universität München

1992 - 2003

Assistant Professor at the chair of Bioclimatology and Air Pollution Research, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München / Technische Universität München


German Forestry Award (‘outstanding forest research’)

07/1997PhD (summa cum laude) in Forestry Sciences at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München - Doctoral thesis: "Phenology of forest trees under climate change - analyses of the observations in the International Phenological Gardens and possibilities of modeling phenological data"
1992 - 1997Forest officer of the Bavarian State Forestry Commission
11/1992State examination for the Higher Grade in Civil Service (Forestry), Bavarian State Forestry Commission
06/1990 - 11/1992Candidate for the higher civil service at the Bavarian State Forestry Commission
10/1989 - 05/1990Research Associate at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
1989Work at the Instituto Forestal Concepcion, Chile
10/1985 - 09/1989Study of Forestry Sciences at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München - Diploma thesis: "Analyses of forest growth and crown status of beech in Kelheim"