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Academic staff

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kiessling

Wolfgang Kiessling

Chair for Palaeoenviromental Research


  • Reef-Evolution
  • Diversity patterns during the Cambrian Explosion
  • The role of photosymbiosis in the evolution of reef corals
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Prof. Dr. Axel Munnecke

Axel Munnecke
Carbonate-Sedimentologist
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Prof. Dr. Richard Höfling

Höfling
Cretaceous, Rudists, Facies
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Dr. Kenneth De Baets

Kenneth De Baets
  • Macroevolutionary patterns during the Devonian Nekton Revolution
  • Evolutionary history of coevolutionary relationships
  • Spatial and temporal distribution of Paleozoic diversity and body size
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Dr. Michael Heinze

Michael Heinze
Collections manager Taxonomy and palaeobiogeography of Mesozoic bivalves
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Dr. Emilia Jarochowska

Emilia Jarochowska
  • Diversity trends of early Paleozoic conodonts
  • Carbonate sedimentology and sequence stratigraphy in the deep time
  • Stratigraphic paleobiology: biases and patterns in paleobiological data created by depositional architectures
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PD Dr. Michaela Bernecker

Micha Bernecker
Sedimentologist and paleontologist with expertise in Permian/Triassic and Paleogene carbonate systems in the Middle East and Europe
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