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Prof. Dr. Sarah Gleeson

Head of Section 3.1: Inorganic and Isotope Geochemistry

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Telegrafenberg
Building B, room 324
14473 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-27503
Fax: +49 331 288-1474
e-mail: sarah.gleeson(at)gfz-potsdam.de

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About the person

Function and Responsibilities:

  • Head, Section 3.1 – Inorganic and Isotope Geochemistry
  • Professor, Institute of Geological Sciences, Freie Universität, Berlin

Research Interests:

Genesis of hydrothermal and Ni-laterite ore deposits. Aqueous fluid processes and water/rock interactions in crustal environments. Geochemical tracers of fluid flow in the crust. Halogens in hydrothermal systems. Sediment-hosted base metal and gold deposits.

Career:

  since 2016: Head, Section 3.1 – Inorganic and Isotope Geochemistry

  since 2016: Professor, Institute of Geological Sciences, Freie Universität, Berlin

2015 - 2016: Professor, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

2007 - 2014: Associate Professor, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

2001 - 2007: Assistant Professor, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

1999 - 2001: Sessional Lecturer in Mineral Deposits, School of Earth Sciences, University of Leeds

1997 - 1999: NERC post-doctoral research associate, School of Earth Sciences, University of Leeds

            1997: Billiton-Gencor funded research fellow, Natural History Museum London

Education:

            1996: Department of Geology, Ph.D. Geochemistry, Imperial College, London

            1992: Department of Geology, B.A. (mod.) Geology, Trinity College, Dublin

Awards:

           2014: Faculty of Science, student´s choice teaching hour roll, University of Alberta,
                     Edmonton, Canada           

           2013
: Faculty of Science, teaching honour roll, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
 
2011 - 2012
: H.S. Robinson Medal and lecture tour, Geological Association of Canada
          
           2010
: William Harvey Gross Award, Mineral Deposits Division of the Geological Association
                     of Canada           

           2010
: Young Scientist Award, Mineralogical Association of Canada 
          
           2007
: Waldemar Lindgren Award, Society of Economic Geologists