Dr. Jochen Zubrod

Aquatic Stress Ecology
Team leader “Aquatic Stress Ecology”
Contact
Building K; Room 1.19

Functions

Research Interests

  • Trophic ecology of aquatic ecosystems
  • Effects of (chemical) stressors (e.g. pesticides, nanoparticles, semiochemicals) in these environments

Current Research Projects

  • Effects of antimicrobial compounds on aquatic macroinvertebrates via bottom-up regulation (AQUA-REG); funded by German Research Foundation
  • Upper Rhine Trinational Graduate Academy Security-Risk-Orientation (SERIOR); funded by the European Union

Former Research Project

Impact of organic and inorganic fungicides on leaf litter breakdown processes in streams mediated by decomposer-detritivore-systems (funded by the Scholarship Programme of the German Federal Environmental Foundation)

Teaching

  • Stress & Disturbance Ecology
  • Toxicology Lab Course
  • Quantitative Experimental Ecology
  • Assessment and Monitoring of Effects
  • Univariate statistics

Academic History

  • Since 2016: Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany
  • 2011-2016: PhD student at the Institute of Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany
  • 2011: M.Sc. (Ecotoxicology) at the Institute of Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany (Thesis: Ecotoxicological impact of the fungicide tebuconazole on an aquatic decomposer-detritivore system)
  • 2010: B.Sc. (Env.Sci.) at the Institute of Environmental Sciences, University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany (Thesis: Effects of subchronic fungicide exposure on the energy processing of Gammarus fossarum (Crustacea; Amphipoda))

Additional functions

  • Board member of SETAC German Language Branch (GLB) since December 2016; currently vice-president

Publications

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