Dr. Reinhold Leinfelder (Germany) is a geologist, reef geobiologist, museologist and communications researcher. Since attaining his professorship in Geology and Paleontology, he has held positions as chair of Historical Geology and Paleontology at the University of Munich, Director of the Paleontological and Geological State Collections, General Director of the Bavarian State Collections of Natural History, General Director of the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin, and Professor at the Humboldt University Berlin. He is currently a Professor at the Freie Universität Berlin, heading the working group on Geobiology and Anthropocene Research. He is presently affiliate Carson Professor at the Rachel Carson Center of Environment and Society in Munich. He initiated the RCC-Anthropocene Exhibition at the Deutsche Museum, The Anthropocene Project at the House of Cultures Berlin, and The Anthropocene Kitchen-Project within the Clusters of Excellence Image, Knowledge, Gestaltung Interdisciplinary Laboratory of the Humboldt and the Freie Universität Berlin.