Katrin Schandert

Katrin Schandert

Administrator (Budgetary Affairs)

Atmospheric Radiation
Stephanstraße 3, Room 113
04103 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-32863


I work as a person in charge of finances at the Institute of Meteorology, Faculty of Physics and Earth Sciences. I am responsible for the financial and budget management of third-party funded projects (DFG, BMBF, DAAD, EU) and the institute's budget.

As web editor I am responsible for the homepage.

Before joining the Institute of Meteorology, I worked as a secretary and web editor at the Institute of Geography.

I started my job as a physics lab technician at the University of Leipzig. As a laboratory assistant, I did and analysed EPR studies on varistors, betaine compounds and zeolites.

Professional career

  • 02/1987 - 04/1999
    Laboratory assistent at the EPR/NMR laboratory, Faculty for Physik and Earth Sciences
  • 05/1999 - 02/2018
    Secretary of the Institute for Geogragraphy, Faculty of Physics and Earth Sciences
  • since 03/2018
    Official in charge for finance, University of Leipzig, Faculty of Physics and Earth Sciences, Institute for Meteorology


  • 09/1984 - 02/1987
    Job training as laboratory assistent for physics at the University of Leipzig, Secion of physics
  • 03/1988 - 06/1991
    A-level at the VHS Leipzig
  • 12/1992 - 06/1996
    Study of business administration with focus on marketing at AKAD Leipzig, Degree in Business Administration - Dipl.-BW (FH)
  • 01/2004 - 12/2004
    Course "Basics of Graphic Design"

Panel Memberships

  • since 07/2016
    Personalrat der Universität Leipzig, Ersatzmitglied