Biologist skilled in systematic planning and analysis, I thrive with facts, details and results.
Research experience including observational and experimental studies. International collaboration. Statistical methods and software. Peer reviewed publication record.
Botanist: Excellent skills in species determination.
Teaching experience at bachelor-level: statistics, calculus, botany, ecology.
Laboratory work qualifications: Microscopy, organic analytical chemistry (plant extraction, GC, HPLC). Measurements of dried plant material, seed counts, monitoring of germination rate. Propagation of bacterial strains.
Key words: Data analysis, inferential statistics, descriptive statistics, MS Excel, R, Evolutionary Ecology, aromatic compounds, terpenes, allelopathic effects, local adaptation, facilitation, natural plant communities, species-species interactions, quantitative and qualitative analysis.
Assistant Professor Aarhus, Denmark
July 2015 --- June 2017
Assistant Professor, teaching Tools for Quantitative Analysis (applied mathematics and statistics) at the international bachelor program of Value Chain Management at VIA Business (part of VIA University College).
February 2015 --- June 2015
Teaching Tools for quantitative analysis 2 (statistics for business students).
August 2010 --- April 2014
During my PhD project I have been working on the aromatic plant genus thyme, investigating the effect of different chemical compositions in its essential oil on the surrounding biotic environment. Main focus was on plant-plant, plant-insect, and plant-microbial interactions and co-evolution of these systems.
May 2010 --- June 2010
Vegetation analysis at St. Martin de Londres, Southern France.
June 2009 --- October 2009
Monitoring of protected areas
January 2008 --- May 2009
The impact of cultivation-induced stress on flavonols in buckwheat as medicinal plants
May 2007 --- December 2007
Pollen analysis, identification of carbonized and/or waterlogged wood, and selection of applicable wood samples for C14-analysis.
July 2006 --- July 2006
Systemøkologisk sommerkursus - field course on system ecology
September 2003 --- January 2004
"Planter" - a basic course on plant structure, function and reproduction.
Attention to detailKindnessOptimismOrganizationInterest in knowledgeIndependenceFlexibilityEfficiencyCuriosityCreative thinking
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skillscollaborate in research projects at universitiesConduct university research Coordinate projectsDesign scientific experimentsTeach university studentsStatistical analysisPublish scientific projectsManuscript review
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from University of Southern Denmark in 2014
M.Sc. in Ecology and Genetics from Aarhus Universitet in 2007
B.Sc. in Biology from Aarhus Universitet in 2004
Expert has 5 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)