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Dr. Carlo C. JAEGER Chairman, Global Climate Forum, Berlin


1971-1974 Teaching sociology at the Institute of Sociology at Zurich University and the Department of Architecture, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH)
1974-1979 Research on social theory and mathematical economics at J.W.Goethe-University, Frankfurt
1980 Research on energy consumption for the Association of German Scientists
1981-1992 Teaching human ecology at ETH; research on spatial and cultural impacts of new information technologies at ETH
1992-1993 Lecturer in human ecology at the Department of Environmental Sciences, ETH
1993-2000 Research director of the Human Ecology Division at EAWAG (Swiss Federal Institute for Environmental Science and Technology), Dübendorf, Switzerland
1994-2000 Professor of Sociology at Darmstadt University
since 2000 Professor of Modeling Social Systems at Potsdam University
2000-2007 Department Head, Global Change and Social Systems, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
since 2007 Department Head, Transdisciplinary Concepts and Methods, PIK


Co-Chairman, IRG-Project (Integrated Risk Governance Project)
Member, Scientific and Technical Council, IRGC (Integrated Risk Governance Council)
Board Member, Center for the Integrated Study of the Human Dimensions of Global Change, Carnegie Mellon University


Jaeger, C.C., Renn, O., Rosa, E.A., Webler, T.: Risk, Uncertainty, and Rational Action. London, Earthscan, 2001
Kasemir, B., Jäger, J., Jaeger, C.C., Gardner, M. (eds.): Public Participation in Sustainability Science. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2003
Jaeger, C.C., Krause, J., Haas, A., Klein, R., Hasselmann, K.: A Method for Computing the Fraction of Attributable Risk Related to Climate Damages. Risk Analysis, Vol. 28, No 4, August 2008 , pp. 815-823(9), 2008
Jaeger, C.C., Schellnhuber, H. J., Brovkin, V.: Stern's Review and Adam's Fallacy. Climatic Change, 89(3-4):207-218, 2008 Aug. Special Issue on the "Stern Review and its Critics", 2008
Wilson, E.J., Morgan, G.M., Apt, J., Bonner, M., Bunting, C., de Figueiredo, M., Gode, J., Jaeger, C.C., Keith, D., McCoy, S., Haszeldine, S., Polak, M., Reiner, D., Rubin, E., Torvanger, A., Ulardic, C., Vajjhala, S., Victor, D., Wright, I.: Regulating Geologic Carbon Sequestration. Environmental Science and Technology, 42, 2008


Fellow, Institute for Human Ecology
President, European Climate Forum (ECF)
Outstanding Publication Award, 2000-2002
Professor h.c., Beijing Normal University, 2008