• Soil organic matter turnover in floodplain soils as influenced by climate change and extreme weather conditions
  • Biogeochemical cycles in floodplain soils
  • multiple plant-derived molecular marker analyses
  • position specific 13C-labeling approaches and compound-specific phospholipid
    fatty acid analysis
  • compound-specific 14C-dating
Educational career
since 2015 PhD-Student in Climate Sciences (University of Bern) 
2015 Master of Science BioGeoWissenschaften (University of Koblenz-Landau)
2013-2015 Study MSc BioGeoWissenschaften (University of Koblenz-Landau)
2013 Bachelor of Science BioGeoWissenschaften (University of Koblenz-Landau)
2010-2013 Study BSc BioGeoWissenschaften (University of Koblenz-Landau) 

Herschbach, Jennifer; Apostel, Carolin; Bore, Ezekiel; Spielvogel, Sandra; Kuzyakov, Yakov; Dippold, Michaela. Using position-specific 13C labeling and 13C-PLFA analysis to assess microbial utilization of free versus sorbed Alanine (in preparation).