Prof. Dr. Carolin Floeter


Department of Environmental Engineering
Professorin für Biologie, Umweltrisikobewertung und Umweltrecht

Ulmenliet 20
21033 Hamburg

Room N5.06

T +49 40 428 75-6105

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  • Biology
  • Practical Course Biology
  • Applied Hydrobiology and Ecotoxicology
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Environmental Law

Focus areas/Expertise

  • Research on pharmaceuticals in the environment – environmental risk assessment, aquatic ecotoxicology, risk mitigation measures, environmental law
  • Research on risk mitigation measures for bats at onshore wind turbines

Offices held/Professional memberships

  • Head of biological laboratory Department Environmental Engineering
  • Member of faculty board
  • Member of Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC)
  • Member of German Standardization Working Group "Marine Bioassays"

Short bio

  • Since 2011 Professor for Biology, Environmental Risk Assessment and Environmental Law,
    Department Environmental Engineering, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany.
  • Freelance consultant "Science and Law Consultant"
  • Scientist Technical University Berlin, Aquatic Toxicology, Germany.
  • PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) Marine ecotoxicology & environmental law,
    Technical University of Hamburg, Department Environmental Engineering &
    Research Forum for Environmental Law University of Hamburg, Germany
  • Diploma in Biology, additional degree: Public law, environmental law, University of Hamburg, Germany