Dr. Robert Huber is a Geologist and Information Specialist holding a PhD in Marine Geology. He worked several years as information system architect for the aerospace industry and the renewable energy industry. Since 2002 he is employed at the Centre for Marine Environmental Sciences (MARUM) at the University Bremen and responsible for projects in scientific data management and IT development especially in the fields of ontology development, marine observatory networks and biodiversity at the PANGAEA working group.
He was/is leading the data management work package for ESONET, FixO3 and COOPEUS and was/is involved in the related EU projects EMSODEV, HYPOX, SIOS and ENVRI and ENVRIplus. Further he contributes to key EOSC projects such as FAIRsFAIR or FREYA.