Geomikrobiologie

Dr. Caroline Schmidt

Leading Scientist (Microsensors)


Universität Tübingen
Angewandte Geowissenschaften
Hölderlinstraße 12
72074 Tübingen

Office: Room S515, Hölderlinstr. 12
Phone: +49-(0)7071-29-75496
Fax: +49-(0)7071-29-5059

Email: caroline.schmidt@uni-tuebingen.de

Curriculum vitae

since 2011

Junior research group leader (wiss. Assistentin)

2012 - 2019

Margarete von Wrangell-Fellow (incl. parental leave 2013 & 2015)

2008 - 2011

Postdoctoral fellow in Geomicrobiology, University of Tübingen - Germany

2005 - 2008

PhD in Biogeochemistry, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris - France

2005 - 2006

Guest scientist, Ifremer, Brest - France

2004 - 2005

Guest scientist, Alfred-Wegener-Institut, Bremerhaven - Germany

2002 - 2005

MSc. in Biogeochemistry, University of Utrecht - The Netherlands

1999 - 2002

Vordiplom in Mineralogy, University of Erlangen - Germany


Dr. Caroline Schmidt

Junior Research Group Leader - Iron Geomicrobiology

Margarete - von - Wrangell fellow

Most recent additional training

2014 - 2015

Training - Didactic in university teaching (BaWü Zertifikat Lehre, Germany)

2013

Participation in workshop

From science communication to empowerment: when scientists meet children,

University Tuebingen

Research

  • Iron cycling in freshwater and marine sediments
  • Iron cycling in the rice plant rhizosphere
  • Competition and metabolic flexibility - finding an ecological niche
  • Energy as a driver for life in extreme environments - The case of iron oxidation

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Teaching

since 2012

Geomicrobiology & Environmental Microbiology

lectures & seminar, with A. Kappler, S. Kleindienst

since 2011

Microbial Ecology

lectures, with A. Kappler, S. Kleindienst

since 2011

Labcourse Geomicrobiology & Environmental Microbiology

practical lab course, with A. Kappler, S. Kleindienst

2008 - 2009

Biogeochemistry

tutorials, with S. Haderlein

2008 - 2011

Geochemical Modelling

lecture & tutorials, with C. Laskov