Uta Passow


Canada Research Chair Tier 1 in Biological Oceanographic Processes

Bachelors: in Biology & Chemistry, University Freiburg, Germany

Masters: Biological Oceanography, University Kiel, Germany

Doctoral: Biological Oceanography, University Kiel, Germany

Post-doc: Marine Science Institute, University of California Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Email: uta.passow@mun.ca

Phone: (709) 864-8010

Curriculum Vitae: UtaPassowCV.pdf

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Research Interests: 

Impact of climate change and contaminants on the biological carbon pump. This research will increase our understanding of the impacts of climate change and oil or plastic pollution on marine ecosystems and allow development of mediating measures


If you are interested in joining our lab as a graduate student or post doc, check out these very prestigious fellowships. Willing to apply? 

Post docs: Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships, Canada’s most prestigious and highest valued award for postdoctoral researchers today. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program is designed to support world-class postdoctoral researchers. The fellowship provides $70,000 per year for two years. The program is open to both Canadian and international researchers who have recently completed a PhD, PhD- equivalent, or health professional degree. Applications must be completed in full collaboration with the proposed host institution. The 2018-19 competition was launched in April 2018 and the application deadline will be September 19, 2018 (20:00 EDT). Please note that institutions may have internal deadlines. Please consult the website at www.banting.fellowships-bourses.gc.ca for further details on the program, including how to apply.

Graduate students:Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships, Canada’s most prestigious and highest valued award for doctoral researchers today. The scholarship awards $50,000 per year for three years. The program is open to both Canadian and international students. Students must be nominated by the Canadian institution at which they plan to study. The 2018-2019 competition was launched in June 19, 2018 and the nomination deadline will be in October 31, 2018 at 20:00 ET. Please note that institutions may have internal deadlines.

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