Nicolas Dittert

Dr. Nicolas Dittert

Administrative Director and Department Head

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Office: Wiener Str. 7
28359 Bremen
Room: 5310 (3rd floor)

Curriculum Vitae: Dr. Nicolas Dittert


01/2017 – today ZMT – Leibniz Centre for Tropica Marine Research (ZMT), Bremen, Administrative Director, CEO

05/2008 – 01/2017 MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, University of Bremen | Cluster of Excellence & Research Center The Ocean in the Earth System
Head of Administration: responsible for HR, administration, EU consultant, contract design, legal support, Alternative Dispute Regulation

11/2003 – 04/2008 MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, University of Bremen | Research Center Ocean Margins
PANGAEA | WDC-MARE: Science and Informa¬tion Management; acquisition and coordination of international projects; responsible for HR, administration, business plan development
IMAGES (The International Marine Past Global Changes Study): Deputy Director, administrative and scientific organisation and coordination

09/1998 – 11/2004 Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer an der Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, Frankreich | Lemar UMR 6539
Sscience management, data management; worldwide data acquisition, QC, compilation of data products, html programming

05/1993 – 12/1994 Prof. Mull & Partner, Garbsen | M&P Ingenieurgesellschaft
Scientific and technical consulting, software development and construction of a contamination GIS in close cooperation with OFD, BMU, BMG as well as BW, "NVA", US and USSR armed forces


02/2014 – 12/2015 Career-accompanying studies "Mediation" (Alternative Dispute Regulation) (Mediator Universität Bremen, Prof. Dr. K. Plett)

12/1994 – 04/1998 Doctoral thesis at Universität Bremen (Dr. rer. nat., Prof. Dr. R. Henrich)

10/1987 – 04/1993 Academic studies Geology&Paläontology at Universität Hannover (Dipl.-Geol., Prof. Dr. D. Henningsen

10/1990 – 04/1992 Academic studies Informatics (Computer sciences: data bases and information systems) at Universität Hannover (Prof. Dr. U. Lipeck)

09/1984 – 08/1985 Language school (Greek, Hebrew) at Evang. Landeskirche in Württemberg (Dr. W. Lempp, Dr. M. Hänisch)
08/1974 – 04/1983 Secondary school Göppingen (Abitur)

08/1970 – 07/1974 Primary school Ursenwang


02/2016 – 03/2016 Decision management: Economy of decision taking (game theory)
06/2014 Intercultural management

11/2012 IP Exploitation and IP Enforcement

04/2011 – 11/2011 EU-Kompakt – European research funding

05/2010 Finances and controlling

02/2009 Business accountancy

11/2003 – 02/2006 Founding certificate (Gründungsbrief)


10/1985 – 12/1986 National naval squadron, military service, Eckernförde/Flensburg

08/1983 – 08/1984 Social welfare service Stetten e.V. | Living groups for the mentally severely handicapped


Applied know-how SAP | Microsoft Office (.docx, .pptx, .xlsx)

CMS: additor 5, WordPress

Acrobat Pro DC, Photoshop


German Mother tongue

French Fluent, CEF C1/2 (read, write, speak), 6 years stay in France

English fluent, CEF C1 (read, write, speak)


Road racing cycling (e.g. Alb-Extrem)

International bakery/pastry, french cuisine

since 10/2013 Board of directors of Deutsch-Französische Gesellschaft in Bremen e.V.

since 02/2012 Member of the regional and States jury Jugend Forscht

since 07/2006 Member of Lions Club Bremen-Roland (since 2008 board of directors)

10/2004 – 09/2007 Board of directors Interkulturelle Schule e.V. (French-German kindergarden, primary school, secondary school)


Bremen, 11 June 2019