Prof. Dr. Andreas Kappler

Professor of Geomicrobiology


Universität Tübingen
Angewandte Geowissenschaften
Hölderlinstraße 12
72074 Tübingen

Office: Room S514, Hölderlinstr. 12
Phone: +49-(0)7071-29-74992
Fax: +49-(0)7071-29-5059

Email: andreas.kapplerspam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

Curriculum vitae

KAPPLER, Andreas (Prof., Dr. rer. nat.)

Born: November 14, 1969

Education and professional background

2016
Honorary Professor of Geomicrobiology

Aarhus University, Department of Biosciences, Center for Geomicrobiology

since 2008
Professor for Geomicrobiology

Stiftungsprofessur (Deutscher Stifterverband); Center for Applied Geoscience, University of Tübingen

2004 - 2008
Head of the Geomicrobiology group

(Emmy-Noether junior research group); Center for Applied Geoscience, University of Tübingen

2002 - 2004
Postdoctoral Scholar, Geobiology

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA

2003
Teaching Assistant, Microbial Diversity Summer Course

Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA

2000 - 2002
Postdoctoral Scholar, Environmental Chemistry

Swiss Federal Institute for Environmental Science and Technology (EAWAG/ETH) Zürich, Switzerland

2000
Ph.D., Environmental Microbiology/Microbial Ecology

University of Konstanz, Germany

1997
Diploma, Chemistry

University of Konstanz, Germany

Prof. Dr. Andreas Kappler

Recipient of ERC starting grant „Microbial formation of minerals by communities of Fe(II)-oxidizing

bacteria in modern and ancient environments“ in 2012

Editorial board GEOBIOLOGY,

Editorial Board Member ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE: PROCESSES & IMPACTS

Reviewer for DFG, NSF, Nature, Nature Reviews Microbiology, Science, Nature Geoscience, PNAS, Geochimica Cosmochimica Acta, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, mBIO, Environmental Science & Technology, Astrobiology, JGR-Biogeosciences, Applied Soil Ecology, Geobiology, Geomicrobiological Journal, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, Chemical Geology, Geology.