Prof. Dr. Kay-Christian Emeis

Prof. Dr. Kay-Christian Emeis

Biogeochemie im Küstenmeer
Institutsleiter
Tel: +49 (0)4152 87-1548
Fax: +49 (0)4152 87-2332
E-Mail Kontakt

Assistenz

Kay-Christian Emeis, Prof. Dr.
Birth Date: 26.02.1955 in Flensburg

Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
Institut für Küstenforschung
Max-Planck-Str.1
21502 Geesthacht
Tel. +49 – (0)4152 – 871502
E-Mail: kay.emeis[at]hzg.de

Institute of Biogeochemistry and Marine Chemistry
University of Hamburg
Bundesstr. 55
20146 Hamburg
Tel. +49 – (0)40 – 428384992
Fax. +49 – (0)40 – 428384376
E-Mail: kay.emeis[at]uni-hamburg.de

Educational and academic career

1977 - 1982 Student of Geology and Paleontology University Hamburg. Diplom.

1982 - 1985 Doctoral student, University of Hamburg. Dissertation on "Black shales and organic-rich sediments of the Atlantic Ocean: Reconstruction of depositional environments at DSDP Sites 530, 532 and 603"

1985 - 1989 Staff Scientist at the Ocean Drilling Program and Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Oceanography of Texas A&M Universität, College Station, Texas (U.S.A)

1988 - 1989 Guest Investigator at the Chemistry Department, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

1989 - 1994 Assistant Professor, Geologisch-Paläontologischen Institut University of Kiel 1993: Habilitation in Geology at the University of Kiel

1994 - 2003 Deputy head of Marine Geology Department at the Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemuende, FRG and Professor of Marine Geology and Geochemistry at the Institute of Geological Sciences, University of Greifswald, FRG

since 2003 Professor for Biogeochemistry, Institute for Biogeochemistry and Marine Chemistry, University of Hamburg, FRG

since 2004 Scientific affiliation with GKSS Institute of Coastal Research

since 2011 Director, Institute of Coastal Research, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (formerly GKSS)

Memberships and community service

American Geophysical Union
Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft
European Union of Geoscientists
Geologische Vereinigung

1992 - 1996 German representative in the "Sedimentary Geochemistry and Processes Panel" of the Ocean Drilling Programs

1993 - 1994 Secretary, Sonderforschungsbereichs 313 ("Veränderungen der Umwelt: Der Nördliche Nordatlantik") der Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

1997 - 2003 Member, Wissenschaftlicher Beirats der Gesellschaft für Angewandten Umweltschutz und Sicherheit im Seeverkehr (GAUSS)

2001 - 2007 Member, Senatskommission für Ozeanographie der DFG

since 2007 Member Steuergruppe „Mittelgroße Forschungsgruppe“

2010 – 2012 Member, Science Steering Committee, CLISAP Cluster of Excellence, University of Hamburg

since 2010 Member, Senatsausschuss Wettbewerb, Leibniz-Gemeinschaft

Reviewer services

Editorial Board "Marine Geology"
Editorial Board "The Holocene"
Editorial Board "Geology"
Editorial Board "Continental Shelf Research"
Editorial Board "Oceanologia"
2009: Citation “Distinguished reviewer” AGU, Journal of Geophysical Res.

For publications before 2008, please see my author profiles on Google Scholar and ResearchGate

2015
2014
2011 - 2013
2008 - 2010