Jan Esper


Esper_260Univ. Prof. Dr. Jan Esper

Head of Unit
Institute of Geography
Room 02-283
Phone: + 49 6131 3923771
E-mail: marg@uni-mainz.de

- consultation upon agreement -

 

Positions

  • Professor, Department of Geography, Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany 2010 -
  • Head of Dendro Sciences Division, WSL ETH Domain, Birmensdorf, Switzerland 2006 - 2009
  • Research Scientist, WSL ETH Domain, Birmensdorf, Switzerland 2001 - 2006
  • Postdoc, Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory Columbia University, New York, USA 2000 - 2001
  • Associate Researcher, Department of Geography University of Bonn, Germany 1999 - 2000
  • Ph.D. Student, Department of Geography University of Bonn, Germany 1995 - 1999

Education

  • Habilitation in Geography, University of Bern, Switzerland 2005
  • Ph.D. in Geography, University of Bonn, Germany 1999
  • Diploma in Geography, University of Bonn, Germany 1995

Research Interests

  • Global Climate Change
  • Paleoclimatology
  • Urban Climate
  • Dendrochronology

Teaching

Summer 2020:

      • Research Colloquium Climate Geography for Master Students and Ph.D.s
      • Paleo Climate Seminar for Students M.Sc. Climate- and Environment Change and advanced Students B.Sc. Geography
      • M11ED Practical Training: Empiric field work
      • M18/M8ED/M13ED Course: Lecture Series
      • M6-MSc Seminar: Quantitative Methods
      • M6-MSc Course: Dendro Climatolology
      • M4-MSc Lecture Series II + Lecture

Winter 2019/20:

      • M18/M8ED/Course: Lecture Series
      • M1-MSc Lecture Series I + Lecture
      • M11-MSc Project Workshop: Environmental  Archives and Archaeology
      • M4-MA Colloquium: Lectures on Globalisation, Culture and Media Geography I

Summer 2019:

      • Research Colloquium Climate Geography for Master Students and Ph.D.
      • Paleo Climate Seminar for Students M.Sc. Climate- and Environment Change and advanced Students B.Sc. Geography
      • M3ED Seminar + Exkursion re Regional Geography: Neuwieder Becken + Vulkaneifel
      • M18/M8ED/M13ED Course: Lecture Series
      • M6-MSc Seminar: Quantitative Methods
      • M6-MSc Course: Dendro Climatolology
      • M4-MSc Lecture Series II + Lecture

Winter 2018/19:

On Sabbatical