Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

NERC IAPETUS2 DTP PhD studentship on "Microbial methane cycling in Scottish peatlands" (application deadline January 2019): http://www.iapetus.ac.uk/iap2-18-106-microbial-methane-cycling-in-scottish-peatlands/

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Personal profile

Biography

  • Lyell Research Fellow, Lyell Centre for Earth and Marine Science and Technology, Heriot-Watt University, 2017-
  • NERC Independent Research Fellow (IRF), Lyell Centre for Earth and Marine Science and Technology, Heriot-Watt University, 2017-
  • NERC Independent Research Fellow (IRF), University of East Anglia, 2014-2017
  • NERC Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Warwick, 2012-2014
  • Postdoctoral associate, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, 2011-2012
  • PhD in Microbiology, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, 2008-2011
  • Diploma in Biology, University of Bonn, 2002-2007

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Jennifer Pratscher is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Soil Medicine & Life Sciences
Methane Medicine & Life Sciences
methane Agriculture & Biology
Bacteria Medicine & Life Sciences
Metagenomics Medicine & Life Sciences
Isotopes Medicine & Life Sciences
soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
gene Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2009 2019

aromatic hydrocarbon
composting
bioremediation
alkane
compost

Bacteria are important dimethylsulfoniopropionate producers in coastal sediments

Williams, B. T., Cowles, K., Bermejo Martínez, A., Curson, A. R. J., Zheng, Y., Liu, J., Newton-Payne, S., Hind, A. J., Li, C-Y., Rivera, P. P. L., Carrión, O., Liu, J., Spurgin, L. G., Brearley, C. A., Mackenzie, B. W., Pinchbeck, B. J., Peng, M., Pratscher, J., Zhang, X-H., Zhang, Y-Z. & 2 others, Murrell, J. C. & Todd, J. D., Nov 2019, In : Nature Microbiology. 4, 11, p. 1815-1825 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bacteria
Geologic Sediments
Oceans and Seas
Methionine
Methyltransferases

Methanethiol and Dimethylsulfide Cycling in Stiffkey Saltmarsh

Carrión, O., Pratscher, J., Richa, K., Rostant, W. G., Farhan Ul Haque, M., Murrell, J. C. & Todd, J. D., 10 May 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 1040.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Metagenome
Geologic Sediments
Soil
Genes
Bacteria

Novel Isoprene-Degrading Proteobacteria From Soil and Leaves Identified by Cultivation and Metagenomics Analysis of Stable Isotope Probing Experiments

Larke-Mejia, N. L., Crombie, A. T., Pratscher, J., McGenity, T. J. & Murrell, J. C., 6 Dec 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 2700.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Metagenomics
Proteobacteria
Isotopes
Soil
Rhodococcus

Deepwater dolomites and associated hiatuses in Gulf of Cadiz contourites

Smillie, Z., Stow, D., Sierro, F. J., Alonso Garcia, M., Jiménez-Espejo, F. J., Buckman, J., Ducassou, E., Boyce, A. J. & Pratscher, J., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

contourite
dolomite
unconformity
Pliocene
discontinuity