Dipl.-Phys. Philipp Hummel

Philipp Hummel
Dipl.-Phys. Philipp Hummel
Consultant
Telegrafenberg
Building G, Room 224
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1049
philipp.hummel@gfz-potsdam.de

Function and Responsibilities:

Public & Media Relations Officer
Texts & communications: Press releases, media contact, search for experts

Career:

  • Since November 2018 Media & Public Relations Officer at GFZ Potsdam

  • 2009 - 2018 Freelance journalist and editor, focus on research/technology/"digitalization" for Der Spiegel, FAZ, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, spektrum.de, Technology Review, etc.

  • 2010 - 2011 Scholarship of the mentoring program of the "Initiative Wissenschaftsjournalismus": Training as a science journalist (seminars on research, news, interviews, reports, etc.; editorial internships at FAZ, VDI Nachrichten, Deutschlandfunk)

  • 2003 - 2009 TU Berlin, Diplom-Physiker: Diploma thesis at the Max-Volmer-Laboratory for Biophysical Chemistry under Prof. Dr. Peter Hildebrandt ("Infrared-spectroscopic studies on hydrogenase"), co-author of three scientific publications

  • 1994 - 2003 Zinzendorf-Gymnasium Königsfeld im Schwarzwald, Abitur

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