Short CV/Education and training

  • 1975 – 1992
    Staff scientist at the Central Institute for Astrophysics, GDR

  • 1992 – 1996
    Leader of the project "Stars with magnetic fields", University of Potsdam, Germany

  • 1997 – 1998
    Habilitation grant at University of Potsdam, Germany

  • 1998 – 2000
    Staff scientist at the Astrophysical Institute Potsdam, Germany

  • 2001 – 2009
    Operations Staff Astronomer, ESO, Chile

  • Since 2009
    Head of the department "Stellar physics and stellar activity" at the Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik, Potsdam, Germany

Selected publications

  • Hubrig et al. 2014, A&A, 564, L10, "B fields in OB stars (BOB): The discovery of a magnetic field in a multiple system in the Trifid nebula, one of the youngest star forming regions"

  • Hubrig et al. 2008, A&A, 490, 793, "Magnetic field measurements of O stars with FORS 1 at the VLT"

  • Hubrig et al. 2006, MNRAS, 369, L61, "Discovery of magnetic fields in the $\beta$\,Cephei star $\xi^1$\,CMa and in several slowly pulsating B stars"

  • Hubrig et al., 2004, A&A, 428, L1, "Magnetic fields in Herbig Ae stars"

  • Hubrig et al. 2000, ApJ, 539, 352, "Magnetic AP Stars in the Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram"

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of International Astronomical Union

  • Member of the postdocs/students selection committe at ESO

Additional qualifications

  • Training courses for leadership at ESO and at the Leibniz society

  • Equal opportunity commissioner at the Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik

  • Evaluator for national and international Foundations for Scientific Research


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