Curriculum Vitae


2016 - present PostDoc at Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology
(Dpt. of Biogeochemistry/ Dpt. of Microbiology)
2012 -2016 Ph.D. at the Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology
Regulation of oxygen dynamics in sandy sediments
Supervisor: Moritz Holtappels, Marcel Kuypers
2010 - 2012 Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
M.Sc.: Marine Environmental Sciences with focus on Mathematical Modelling
Research Project: Hindered Settling of Generic Marine Snow Aggregates
Supervisor: Kolja Kindler, Jan Freund
2010 Stanford University
Research Project: On wave motions at the steep slope of a coral reef
Supervisor: Stephen Monismith, Jörg Wolff
2008 - 2009 Schooling to European Scientific Diver
2007 - 2010 Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
B.Sc.: Environmental Sciences


2017/ 2018

8th BRIESE Award for Marine Science Link
2017 MARUM For­schungs­preis für Mee­res­wis­sen­schaf­ten. Link 
2014 Ocean Science Meeting - Student Presentation Award
2010 - 2014 eFellows Scholarship
2011 EWE / OLB Award for exceptional achievements during studies

Teaching and Work Experience

2010 Unstructured Modelling using FVCOM at the ICBM Oldenburg
Advisor: Jörg-Olaf Wolff
2010 Internship at the Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology
Advisor: Arzhang Khalili
2009-2010 Teaching Assistent: Mathematical Methods in Biosciences
2004-2007 Founder of Atoom Design - Webdesign



Department of Biogeochemistry

Dr. Soeren Ahmerkamp

MPI for Marine Microbiology
Celsiusstr. 1
D-28359 Bremen




+49 421 2028-638

Dr. Soeren Ahmerkamp
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