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 Kurt in Wales

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Dr. Kurt Konhauser 

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences 
University of Alberta, Edmonton 
Alberta, T6G 2E3 

phone: 780-492-2571 
fax:      780-492-2030
email: kurtk@ualberta.ca

Editor-in-Chief of the journal "Geobiology"

Series Editor for "Analytical Methods in Earth & Environmental Science"

Author of  "Introduction to Geomicrobiology", published by Blackwell, Oxford

Co-editor of "Fundamentals of Geobiology" published by Wiley, Oxford

Associate Editor for the journal "Frontiers in Microbiological Chemistry"

Editorial Board for the journals "Chemical Geology" and "Astrobiology"

 

Education and Academic Experience

PROFESSOR of Geomicrobiology (2007 - present)
Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Alberta

CANADA RESEARCH CHAIR in Geomicrobiology (2002 - 2007)
Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Alberta
  
LECTURER in Environmental Geochemistry (1994 - 2002)
School of Earth Sciences
University of Leeds
 
VISITING PROFESSOR of Geomicrobiology (Autumn 1998)
Department of Geosciences
Pennsylvania State University

POST DOCTORAL FELLOW (1994)
Department of Geology, University of Toronto
Supervisor: Dr. Grant Ferris

POST DOCTORAL FELLOW (1993)
Department of Earth Sciences, University of Western Ontario
Supervisor: Dr. Fred Longstaffe    
                                   
PhD, EARTH SCIENCES (1989 - 1993)
University of Western Ontario
Thesis: Multiple fluxes influencing Amazonian river chemistry
Supervisor: Dr. William S. Fyfe
   
BSc, HONOURS GEOLOGY (1985 - 1989)
University of Toronto
Honours Thesis: Geological implications of tropical deforestation
Supervisor: Dr. Judith G. Patterson


Current Research Interests

Publications

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