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Friederike Bungenstock

Dr. rer nat., Dipl.-Geologin


Senior researcher
Head of unit Coastal- and Quaternary Geology (part-time)

Tel.: +49 4421 915-142





Curriculum vitae
since 2002Senior Researcher at the NIhK and Head of unit Coastal and Quaternary Geology
2005PhD graduation at the faculty of mathmatics and natural science at the Rhenish Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn. Thesis: Der holozäne Meeresspiegelanstieg südlich der ostfriesischen Insel Langeoog, südliche Nordsee - hochfrequente Meeresspiegel-bewegungen während der letzten 6000 Jahre.
2000 - 2003Research associate at the Geological Institute of the Rhenish Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn
1994 - 2000Study of Geology and und Paleontology at the Rhenish Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn


Research priorities
Holocene coastal changes, sea level change and depositional processes


Current research topics
Paleolandscapes in the wadden sea region
Prehistoric storm surge deposits at the East Frisian coast
Genesis and chronostratigraphy of the East Frisian Islands


Memberships, honorary offices, awards
Advisory Board ­– Netherlands Journal of Geosciences
IAS – International Association of Sedimentologists
DGGV e.V. – Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft - Geologische Vereinigung e.V.
AMK – Working Group of the Geography of Oceans and Coasts
GEFFRUB-award 2006 (award of the society of friends and promoters, University of Bonn, for the best dissertations)