Group Portrait

Members of the Group of Paleolimnology in February 2023. Back row (left to right): Prof. Dr. Martin Grosjean, Stella Birlo, Giulia Wienhues, Dr. Tobias Schneider, Sergio Cirelli, Stan Schouten, Noé Schmidhauser. Middle row (left to right): Emmanuel Schaad, Prof. Dr. Aurea Chiaia-Hernández, Dr. Yunuén Temoltzin-Loranca, Olivia Wagner, Sabrina Roth. Front row (left to right): Dr. Petra Zahajská, Dr. Chuxian Li, Dr. Luyao Tu, Sarah Ogi, Kathrina Rüetschli.

Group leaders

Scientific employees


PhD students

Master students

 Felix Altrock
Name / Titel
Felix Altrock
Research assistant / Master student

Former members

Scientific Associate University of Bern (July-September 2023)

School of Life Sciences, Nanjing Normal University, China (Postdoc)

Postdoc Institute of Applied Physics, University of Bern

Project Manager Neosys AG

Postdoctoral Fellow at Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz


Postdoctoral Researcher at LIttoral ENvironment & Societies (LIENSs, France)_CNRS/La Rochelle University

CSD Ingenieure AG

Sectormanager Bodem en Groen

Freelance Project Coordinator

PAGES Science Officer


Innovation Manager at Fraunhofer HHI & Chair of ITU/WMO/UNEP Focus Group on AI for Natural Disaster Management

The L.A.K.E.S Institute, Lyss, Switzerland

Climate and environmental scientist; Swiss NSF Ambizione Postdoc

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation, ANSTO, Australia

Postdoctoral Fellow at EAWAG, the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology

Information & Data Management Specialist at Helvetia Versicherungen Schweiz

Scientific Advisor at State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI