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PD Dr. Torsten Scheyer

Positions

Since 01.08.2013
 
Research Associate, Palaeontological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Switzerland
02.2013-31.07.2013
 
Senior Postdoctoral Researcher (Oberassistent), Palaeontological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Switzerland
02.2007-01.2013
 
Postdoctoral researcher and assistant (i.e. junior lecturer), Palaeontological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Switzerland
2004-01.2007
 
Research fellow, Institute of Palaeontology, University of Bonn, Germany
 

Education & Degrees

12.08.2014
 
Habilitation (University of Zurich, Switzerland)
14.08.2007
 
Dr. rer. nat. (University of Bonn, Germany)
2002-2007
 
PhD-student, Institute of Palaeontology, University of Bonn, Germany. Dissertation title: "Comparative bone histology of the turtle shell (carapace and plastron): implications for turtle systematics, functional morphology and turtle origins"
2002
 
Diploma (MSc-equivalent). Title of diploma-thesis: "Histological examination of ankylosaur osteoderms: implications for growth and function"; title of diploma mapping project: "Westlicher Teil des Brandner Gletschers, Vorarlberg" (Austria)
1999-2002
 
Studies in Geology-Palaeontology, Institute of Palaeontology, University of Bonn, Germany
1998-1999
 
Study abroad, University of Aberdeen, Scotland
1995-1999
 
Studies in Geology-Palaeoontology, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany