Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Jörg Matschullat

Prof. Dr. Jörg Matschullat

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. habil. Jörg Matschullat

Chairing Professor for Geochemistry and Geoecology,
Director Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Centre

Werner-Bau, Brennhausgasse 14, Room 36

Ph +49 3731 39-3399
joerg [dot] matschullatatioez [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

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Biography

Education

  • 1984–1989: Doctoral studies/degree. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jürgen Schneider, Institute of Geology and Lithospheric Dynamics (IGDL), University of Göttingen. PhD Thesis: Umweltgeologische Untersuchungen zu Veränderungen eines Ökosystems durch Luftschadstoffe und Gewässerversauerung (Sösemulde, Harz)
  • 1983: Diplom degree. Diplom Thesis: Stratigraphie, Sedimentologie und Paläogeographie im Jura der Ionischen Zone NW-Griechenlands
  • 1982: Project Assistant in the DSDP Program conducting sampling on the Cape Verde archipelago for Prof. Dr. Jost Wiedmann (†), Institute of Geology, University of Tübingen
  • 1981: Internship in the salt mine, Marienschacht, of Kali & Salz AG at Bad Salzdetfurth, Germany (Project Mine Management: Dr. v. Struensee)
  • 1980: Diplom intermediate exam; Student trainee at the State Geological Survey in Stuttgart (geological and hydrogeological preliminary exploration for the new German railway line between Mannheim and Stuttgart
  • 1979–1984: University studies in geology and paläontology at the University of Tübingen
  • 1977–1979: Compulsory community service
  • 1976–1977: Studies in geology at the Technical University of Clausthal-Zellerfeld
  • 1976: Participation in the explorations project Rhenoherzynikum: student trainee in geophysical work for the Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe (German Geological Survey)
  • 1975: Participation in the explorations project Rhenoherzynikum: student trainee in geochemical prospecting for the company, Metallgesellschaft AG

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Professional Experience

  • Since April 2004: Chair for Geochemistry and Geoecology, Director of the Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Centre at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg
  • 1999–2004: Chair for Geoecology and Director of the Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Centre at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg
  • 1998: Shortterm lecturer at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP) in Sao Paulo and Belo Horizonte (UFMG), Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • 1997: Senior research scientist/Asscociate Professor
  • 1995: Postdoctorate lecturing qualification "Habilitation", granted venia legendi in geology and mineralogy
  • 1993: Research Assistant of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. German Müller at the Institute of Environmental Geochemistry (formerly Sediment Research) at the University of Heidelberg
  • 1991–1993: Research work on anthropogenic and geogenic element dispersion in the region of Osterzgebirge, Germany (project funded by DFG and others)
  • Feb. 1990: Senior Scientist at the Technical University Clausthal
  • Jan. 1990: Research Assistant for Prof. Dr. Albert Günter Herrmann in the field of salt deposits and unterground disposal sites at the Institute of Mineralogy and Mineral Resources at the Technical University Clausthal
  • 1981: Hydrogeology Assistant in the "3000 Well Drilling Program" for the Government of Ghana and the WHO; (Project Management: Dipl. Ing. W.R. Schoettler, Fa. IDC)
  • Aug. 1988: Lecture and Project trip to Canada (Hamilton, Ontario)
  • 1986–1989: Project Coordination of the project Case Study Harz (funded by BMFT)
  • Since 1985: Teaching experience in adult and university student education
  • 1984–1989: Research Assistant at the Institute of Geology and Lithospheric Dynamics (IGDL), University of Göttingen, Germany

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