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Joachim Kuss - CV


1982  A levels (Abitur) at Theodor-Heuss-Schule in Pinneberg

1987  First degree in Chemistry at Justus-Liebig-University of Gießen, Germany

1990  Diploma in Chemistry at Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel (CAU Kiel),


1994  PhD at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of CAU Kiel

Thesis: “Volatile halogenated hydrocarbons: exchange processes between seawater and the atmosphere” at the Institute of Marine Science in Kiel (IfM-Kiel)

1994-1999  Postdoctoral researcher at IfM- Kiel in the frame of German-JGOFS

1999-2003  Postdoctoral researcher at Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research (IOW)

                    in the frame of projects of the German Science Foundation (DFG)

2004-2005  Scientist at the Meteorological Institute of the University of Hamburg

Since 2005  scientist at IOW

Mercury species and sea-air exchange of gaseous mercury compounds in the frame of projects - Research Foci 1 & 2

Nutrients cycling, eutrophication and oxygen depletion in Baltic Sea water masses - monitoring - Research Focus 3