Postdoctoral Research Associate

Estuarine and Coastal, Marine Ecosystems, Microbiology and Molecular Biology

Current role in the field of ocean sciences: Post-doc

Area(s) of expertise within ocean sciences: I am interested in marine biodiversity as a measure of health. Understanding health and diseases of marine organisms is critical in today’s changing ocean. I use genomics, transcriptomics and microbial meta genomics to describe and assess ocean health.

Interest in becoming a mentor: Research conferences are exciting events to meet and see lots of new research. Having a mentor to introduce you to concepts and people is always a great way to enhance a student’s experience. It enhances my conference experience as well by being that mentor to an excited student.

Languages spoken, in addition to English: Proficient in German

Highest Degree Earned: Doctorate

Career Stage: Early