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Dr. Stefanie Lutz

Section 4.4: Interface Geochemistry

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Telegrafenberg
Building C, room 128
14473 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-28874
e-mail: stefanie.lutz(at)gfz-potsdam.de

Publications

About the person

Function and Responsibilities:

Postdoctoral research associate

Research Interests:

  • Geomicrobiology
  • Molecular biology
  • Genomics/bioinformatics
  • Geochemistry
  • Cold environments/cryophiles/Arctic glaciers
  • Extreme environments/extremophiles
  • Microbial survival and adaptation strategies to extreme condition

Career:

  • Jan 2016 - present: Postdoctoral research associate, Section 4.4 Interface Geochemistry, GFZ German Reseach Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany 
  • Jan 2015 - present:  Early-career councillor of the European Association of Geochemistry
  • Oct 2011 - Sep 2012: Microbiological Research Support Assistant, Experimental Biogeochemistry group of Prof. L. G. Benning, University of Leeds, UK
  • Oct 2010 - Jan 2011: Graduate research assistant, Geomicrobiology group of Prof. A. Kappler, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Germany
  • Aug - Sep 2009: Visiting research student, Geobiology group of Prof. Dianne K. Newman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
  • Nov 2007 - Jul 2009: Student research assistant, Geomicrobiology group of Prof. A. Kappler, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, Germany

Education:

  • Oct 2012 - Dec 2015: PhD, Cohen Geochemistry group, School of Earth & Environment, University of Leeds, UK
  • Oct 2005 - Oct 2010: Diploma in Geoecology (equiv. to BSc + MSc), Eberhard-Karls University of Tuebingen, Germany