People

People

Lab members

NICOLE R. POSTH – PI

Research Interests:

Biogeochemical cycling, geomicrobiology, cell-surface interactions, diagenetic processes, biogenic/abiogenic minerals, microbial physiology, historical microbiology proxies, isotope biogeochemistry

Teaching:

Marine Geoscience (Joint UCPH-AU, MSc-level NIGK15033U)
Introduction to Geomicrobiology (UCPH, MSc in Geology-Geoscience NIGK19001U)
Field and Methods Course (UCPH, MSc in Geography and Geoinformatics/Geology-Geoscience NIGK15006U/NIGK15007U)

Education and Research Experience:

2017 Assistant Professor/Villum Young Investigator – IGN-University of Copenhagen
2017 Assistant Professor/Villum Young Investigator – NordCEE-Biology-SDU
2016 Research funding advisor – SDU, Support Office, Science
2015 Maternity leave
2013 Marie Skłodowska‐Curie Fellow (IEF) – NordCEE-Biology-SDU
2011 DFG Postdoctoral Fellow, NordCEE-Dept of Biology-University of Southern  Denmark (SDU)
2009 Post-doctorate researcher, Center for Applied Geosciences, Tübingen, Germany
2010 Maternity leave
2009 Doctorate, Dr. rer. nat., Geomicrobiology, Center for Applied Geosciences (ZAG), University of Tübingen, Germany
2004 MSc, Applied Environmental Geosciences, Helmholtz Center for Health & the Environment/ZAG Tübingen
2001 Fulbright Teaching Scholar Austrian Fulbright Commission, Linz
2000 BSc, Tufts University,Massachusetts, USA

Nicole Posth CV as PDF

SASCHA MÜLLER – Senior Researcher

Current project: Investigating the fate and transport characteristics of Nanoplastic in groundwater aquifers

Education & Research Experience:

2018 Post doc Hydrogeology, Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen
2017 PhD. Hydrogeology, Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen
2013 MSc. Geography & Geoinformatic, Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, University of Copenhagen
2011 Research stay Groundwater-Surface water interaction, USGS Denver, Colorado
2009 BSc. Geography, Institute for Geography, University Leipzig

Sascha Müller CV as PDF

KELSEY ROGERS – Post-doc

Research Interests:

Carbon cycling, radiocarbon, isotope geochemistry, effects of  unique carbon sources (ie oil or plastic) on marine carbon pools
Current project: Exploring the incorporation of marine microplastic pollution into microbial carbon cycling using stable carbon and radiocarbon isotopes

Education and Research Experience:

2018 PhD, Chemical Oceanography, Dept of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, Florida State University, USA
2017 NOSMAS Graduate Student Internship, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Woods Hole, MA, USA
2014 MSc, Chemical Oceanography, Dept of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, Florida State University, USA
2012 BSc, Geology, Dept of Geological Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

Kelsey L. Rogers CV as PDF

JOAN A. CARRERES CALABUIG – PhD candidate

Education and Research Experience:

2018 Research Assistant, GEOMAR -Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Kiel & Nordcee-Dept of Biology-University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
2018 MSc, Environmental Biology, University of Eastern Finland (UEF)
2018 Erasmus + Traineeship mobility, Nordcee-Dept of Biology-University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
2015 BSc, Environmental Science, University of València (UVEG)
2013 International mobility, Erasmus program, University of Eastern Finland (UEF)

Joan A.C. Calabuig CV as PDF

LAURA ROSENMEJER  – Speciale studerende (Danish MSc)

Current MSc project:The influence of microbial communities on plastic degradation in water and sediment

LISE SCHEVING NIELSEN – Speciale studerende (Danish MSc)

Research Interests:

Microbial communities, plastic particles, biogeochemical environments
Current MSc project:The influence of microbial communities on plastic degradation in water and sediment

Education and Research Experience:

2017 Student assistant – Well Sample Laboratory, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland
2017 BSc, Geology-Geoscience, Copenhagen University

Lise Scheving Nielsen CV as PDF

MAYA DODHIA – MSc Student

Current MSc Project: Plastic degradation in changing seas

Education and Research Experience:

current MSc Climate Change, IGN University of Copenhagen, Denmark
2017       BSc Earth Science, Imperial College London, UK

Maya Dodhia CV as PDF

ANNE THOISEN – Laboratory technician

MARIAM LATIF AL-KHALILI – Laboratory technician

Collaborators

Thomas R. Neu – Dept of River Ecology, UFZ Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research
Elena Gorokhova – ACES, Stockholm University
Jakob Strand – Institute for Bioscience, Aarhus University
Serguei Chiriaev – Mads Clausen Institute, SDU NanoSYD
Thorbjørn Joest Andersen – Physical Geography, IGN-University of Copenhagen (UCPH)
Mikkel Fruergaard – Physical Geography, IGN-UCPH
Marianne Nylandsted Larsen – Human Geography, IGN-UCPH
Matthew Owen – Marine Geology, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS)
Hai Nhu Doan & Lam Nguyen Ngoc – Dept of Marine Plankton, Institute of Oceanography, Vietnam Academy of Science & Technology
Eva Arnspang Christensen & Martin A.B. Hedegaard – SDU Biotechnology