Marie-Alexandrine Sicre

Senior Scientist

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, LOCEAN, Sorbonne Université

Involvement at the ISC

  • ISC Fellow (Dec 2022)


Marie-Alexandrine Sicre is a Senior Scientist at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, LOCEAN, Sorbonne Université, Paris, France. She earned a PhD in Marine Sciences from the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris and was a postdoctoral fellow at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA. Her major research interest is on the role of the ocean on climate variability over the Common Era.

Marie-Alexandrine Sicre served as President of the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) from 2016 to 2020 and is currently SCOR Past President (2020-2024). She was elected Vice-Chairperson of the Executive Council of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO in 2021, and is the Co-Chairperson of the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition program as well as a member of the Indian Ocean Region Panel (IORP) of the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP)- Climate and Ocean Variability, Predictability and Change (CLIVAR). She is also engaged in the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development.

The page has been updated in June 2024.

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