Dr. Alexander Rudloff


Function and Responsibilities:

  • Secretary General of IUGG - International Union of Geodasy and Geophysics (IUGG) (2019-2023)
  • Executive Secretary of GEO.8 "European Alliance for Earth Sciences" (since 2015)


since 8/2007
Staff Member of the Scienctific Executive Board at GFZ

8/2005 until 7/2007
Member of Project Management of the GITEWS-Project; „German Indonesian Tsunami Early Warning System“, GFZ Potsdam


Dr. rer. nat (Ph.D.) in Geosciences at Free University of Berlin

4/1986 until 7/1993
Studies of Geophysics, Geology and Minerology at Free University of Berlin, Degree: Diplome Geophysicist

Abitur (A-levels) at Freie Waldorfschule Frankfurt/Main

Research Boards and Committees:

since July 2007
Executive Secretary of the International Lithosphere Program (ILP), Head of ILP Office at GFZ

from March 2003 until March 2015
Treasurer of the Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft (DGG) e.V., Board member of DGG