Andrea B Bossmann

Main focus: Astrophysics, Gender, Women

Twitter handle: @la___dea

Languages: German, English

City: Berlin

Country: Germany

Topics: women in tech, women in science, fluid dynamics, empowerment, gender studies, social media, gender in technology, webdesign, gender mainstreaming, empowering women


Founder and Board member, Lise-Meitner-Gesellschaft e.V., since 2016 -
Initiated I, Scientist - The conference on gender, career paths and networking -
Board member, working group on equal opportunities of the German Physical Society, since 2015 -
Member of the organizing team of the 19th German Women in Physics Conference 2015 in Göttingen
Co-Chair of the 4th Women's Careers and Networks Symposium 2016 at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Physik Diplom (Dipl.-Phys.), 2010
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Master of Science in Earth and Environmental Sciences (MSc), 2012

I speak on Planetary Physics/Astrophysics, esp. ice giants, magnetohydrodynamics, fluid dynamics and also gender and equal opportunities in Physics, the sciences and society.

Examples of previous talks / appearances:

Scientific presentations

List of presentations I gave on my research at scientific conferences

Interview with ZEIT Chancen Brief

Interview on my views on science policy with ZEIT Chancen Brief

Speech at the March for Science Berlin

Invited speech in front of Humboldt Universität zu Berlin at the March for Science 2017

Gender in Physics Day Speech

Invited welcome address as representative of the German Physical Society's equal opportunities group at the Gender in Physics Day 2017 at Deutsches Elektronensynchrotron DESY, Hamburg

Areas of action - Equal opportunities for women in physics in Germany

Presentation as delegate for Germany at the International Conference on Women in Physics, University of Birmingham, 2017