Maren Brehme Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Maren Brehme

Senior Research Assistant

Mailing Address
Dr. Maren Brehme
Geothermal Energy & Geofluids
Institute of Geophysics
NO F 57
Sonneggstrasse 5
CH-8092 Zurich Switzerland

Email mbrehme(at)

Dominique Ballarin Dolfin
Phone +41 44 632 3465
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Curriculum Vitae



2011-2015: University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany; Dr. rer. nat. Geosciences, Prof. Martin Sauter, ‘The role of fault zones on structure, operation and prospects of geothermal reservoirs – A case study in Lahendong, Indonesia‘

2003-2008: Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany; Dipl.-Ing. Hydrogeology, Prof. Traugott Scheytt, ‘Groundwater composition and groundwater flow in the area of Dörtyol/Hatay/Turkey’



Since 08/2021: Senior Researcher/Oberassistent, Geothermal Energy and Geofluids, ETH Zürich

2019-2021: Assistant Professor, Geofluids Applications and Geothermal Engineering; Delft University of Technology

2016-2019: Postdoc Researcher, Geothermal Stimulation; German Research Center for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany

2010-2015: Research Scientist, Geothermal Exploration and Operation; German Research Center for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany

2009-2010: Research Scientist, Groundwater Flow; German Research Center for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany

2009: Project Engineer, Groundwater Remediation; KWS Geotechnik, Berlin, Germany



European Geosciences Union (EGU)

German Association for Hydrogeology (FHDGG)

Women in Geothermal (WING)

Deutscher Hochschulverband (DHV)