Dr. Nadja Hultzsch

Dr. Nadja Hultzsch
Building F, Room 320
14473 Potsdam

Function and Responsibilities:

EU Consultant, Projects and International Affairs


since 11/2009       Helmholtz Centre Potsdam German Reserach Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), Potsdam
EU Consultant, Projects and International Affairs

01/2007 – 04/2009   Helmholtz Centre Berlin for Materials and Energy (HZB), Berlin
Consultant, Staff Member of the Scientific Executive Board

10/2001 – 07/2006    Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), Potsdam
Doctoral student

01/2001 – 09/2001   Natural History Museum, Leibniz Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity Science (MfN), Berlin
Student assistant

11/1995 – 08/2000   Institute for Stone Conservation (IFS), Monument Preservation, Mainz
Student assistant


10/2001 – 07/2006   PhD in Geology, University of Potsdam, Institute for Earth and Environmental Sciences and Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), Potsdam
PhD thesis: The Late Quaternary climatic and environmental history of Amery Oasis, East Antarctica

10/1993 – 04/2000    Studies of Geology and Paleontology at University of Mainz
Diploma thesis: Microfacies and depositional geometries of temperate and tropical shallow-water carbonates: the influence of climate, tectonics, and sea level on an Upper Miocene carbonate sequence (Aqua Amarga basin, southeast spain)



Hultzsch, N., Wagner, B., Diekmann, B., White, D. (2008): Mineralogical implications for the Late Pleistocene glaciation in Amery Oasis, East Antarctica, from a lake sediment record.- Antarctic Science, 20: 169-172


Hultzsch, N. (2007): Lakustrine Sedimente als Archive des spätquartären Umweltwandels in der Amery-Oase, Ostantarktis.- Reports on Polar and Marine Research 545: 185 S., Link


Wagner, B., Hultzsch, N., Melles, M., Gore, D.B. (2007): Indication of Holocene sea-level rise in Beaver Lake, East Antarctica.- Antarctic Science, 19: 125-128


Cremer, H., Bennike, O., Håkansson, L., Hultzsch, N., Klug, M., Kobabe, S., Wagner, B. (2005): Hydrology and Diatom Phytoplankton of High Arctic Lakes and Ponds on Store Koldewey, Northeast Greenland.- International Review of Hydrobiology, 90 (1): 84-99


Cremer, H., Gore, D., Hultzsch, N., Melles, M., Wagner, B. (2004): The diatom flora in lakes of the Amery Oasis, East Antarctica.- Polar Biology, 27: 513-531


Bennike, O., Cremer, H., Håkansson, L., Hultzsch, N., Kobabe, S. and Wagner, B. (2004): Quaternary geological and biological studies on Store Koldewey and on Geographical Society Ø.- In: W. Jokat (ed.): The Expedition ARKTIS XIX/4 of the Research Vessel Polarstern 2003. Reports of Legs 4a and 4b. Reports on Polar and Marine Research, 475: 51-74


Wagner, B., Cremer, H., Hultzsch, N., Gore, D., Melles, M. (2004): Late Pleistocene and Holocene history of Lake Terrasovoje, Amery Oasis, East Antarctica, and its climatic and environmental implications.- Journal of Paleolimnology, 32: 321-339


Wagner, B. (2003): The expeditions Amery Oasis, East Antarctica, 2001/02 and Taylor Valley, southern Victoria Land in 2002 (Report by Bernd Wagner with a contribution by Martin Klug and Nadja Hultzsch).- Reports on Polar and Marine Research, 460: 69 S.


Brachert, T.C., Hultzsch, N., Knoerich, A.C., Krautworst, U.M.R., Stückrad, O.M. (2001): Climatic signatures in shallow-water carbonates: High-resolution stratigraphic markers in structurally controlled carbonate buildups (Late Miocene, southern Spain).- Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology, 175: 211-237
back to top of main content