Thomas Mölg

Prof. Dr. Thomas Mölg

Department of Geography
Professor of Climatology

Room: Room 03.049
Wetterkreuz 15
91058 Erlangen

Office hours

Tuesday, 16:00-17:00, digital or in-person. Please choose the date/time in my course "Digitale Sprechstunde T. Mölg -- Digital Office Hours T. Mölg" in StudOn, at least one day before. You will find all details (Zoom link) there. ****** For ongoing MSc or BSc theses, we can also meet outside office hours; please contact me by mail.

  • Physics of the climate system
  • Climate and cryosphere
  • Space/time dimensions of climate
  • Numerical modeling and “supercomputing”
  • Mountain meteorology
  • Regional climate: East Africa, Tibet

Leader of the Climate System Research Group

Best Teaching Award 2017” – Many thanks to the Geography Student Union (FSI) and to my students!
Course evaluation results
Bachelor and Master Thesis information  (detailed information on publications, CV, professional roles, etc.)


Current positions besides research and teaching (selection):

  • Institute Board Member (FAU) – Head of board (10/2018-09/2020)
  • Department Board Member (FAU)
  • Doctoral Examinations Board Member, School of Natural Sciences (FAU)
  • Chief Editor for the journal The Cryosphere, European Geosciences Union (EGU)

Photo courtesy of Der Standard