In July 2017, Professor Beate Ratter got appointed as Lead Author to the IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC). During its 45th Session (Guadalajara, Mexico, 28 - 31 March 2017), the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) approved the outline of the Special Report to be finalized in September 2019. The Report will be developed under the joint scientific leadership of Working Groups I and II with support from the WGII Technical Support Unit.
More about the Special Report SROCC: https://www.ipcc.ch/report/srocc/
Full list of Lead Authors of the “Special Report Ocean and Cryosphere”: http://www.ipcc.ch/report/authors/authors.php?q=33&p=6