German Oceanographic Museum


Original name(s)

  • Deutsches Meeresmuseum (de - German)
Institution Address

Katharinenberg 14-20
18439  Straslund
DE - Germany

Type of organisation

Institution Address

Katharinenberg 14-20
18439 Straslund
DE - Germany

Museum (City; State; Regional; Combined)

Director Representative

Dr.Harald Benke


+49 3831 2650 200

Structure Chart

Governing & Executive bodies

The Foundation Deutsches Meeresmuseum is governed by an administrative council with members of the Fed. Government, the fed. State and the local community.

Staff fields

scientific staff collections permanent: 6.0.scientific staff permanent: 4.0.scientific staff post doc non permanent: 2.0.staff administrative permanent: 36.0.staff collection managers technicians permanent: 2.0.staff exhibitions permanent: 6.0;staff total: 73.0;staff year of reference: 2017

Membership fields

Full member

General Description

Marine mammal monitoring, special field: UW acoustics

Research Fields

  • Pisces
  • Cnidaria: Octocorallia, Alcyonacea; Scleractinia

Research Initiative

On-line outreach activitie : : [['No']]
other outreach activitie : : ['Yes, see program of museum education department at']
Non academic trainings : : ['Goethe-Institute Kopenhagen']
Academic trainings : : ['Museum scientists lecture at the universities in Rostock, Greifswald, Tübingen, Jena, Kiel (ISOS)']
General description : : []


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