Dr.Alexandra Vetter

Alexandra Vetter
Dr.Alexandra Vetter
Telegrafenberg
Building C, Room 225
14473Potsdam
+49 331 288-1503
alexandra.vetter@gfz-potsdam.de

Function and Responsibilities:

Department Coordinator for Department 4 'Geomaterials'
Coordinator of the Geo.X Young Academy

Research Interests:

Science and project management
Biogeochemical processes in the deep biosphere
Renewable and fossil energy sources

Career:

Since March 2017
Department Coordinator for Department 4 'Geomaterials'

Since October 2016
Coordinator of the Geo.X Young Academy

2015-2016
Department Coordinator

2013 -2014

Project Coordinator

2012-2013
Research scientist (Postdoc) at International Centre for Geothermal Research (ICGR) at GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam

2007-2013
Research scientist (P.h.D. student/Postdoc) in organic geochemistry at GFZ GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam

Education:

2012
Technische Universität Berlin, Doctorate Dr. rer nat.
Doctoral dissertation: "The influence of geothermal plants on the biogeochemistry of the microbial ecosystems in aquifers"

1999-2006

Universität Hamburg, study of geology
Diploma thesis: "Lipidbiomarker und chemotaxonomy of northatlantic deep sea sponges"

Projects:

Geo.X Young Academy
SHIP - Shale Gas Information Platform
ThermoInhibitor
MiProTherm
AquiScreen

Research Boards and Committees:

member of the coordination meetings (KR)
former member of the strategy and management group (SMK)

Publications