Zivile Zigaite

researcher at Department of Organismal Biology, Evolution och utvecklingsbiologi

Email:
zivile.zigaite[AT-sign]ebc.uu.se
Visiting address:
Evolutionsbiologiskt Centrum EBC Norbyv. 18A
Postal address:
Norbyv. 18A
752 36 UPPSALA

Short presentation

Swedish Research Council Fellow, 2015-2018

My research aims to understand the relationship between physiological and environmental factors mirrored in the chemical composition and structure of teeth. Using stable isotope, trace and minor element compositions in dental biomineral I want to develop reliable proxies to living and extinct animal biology and environment. Currently I am also working on molecular recognition tools, and supervising a PhD project on geochemical archives in trace fossils.

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Biography

2015-present Swedsih Research Council / VR Fellow, Department of Organism Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden

2013-2014 Researcher, Department of Organism Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden

2012-2013 Marie Curie Fellow, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK

2011-2012 Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Organism Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden

2009-2010 Lecturer, Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Vilnius University, Lithuania

2009 Postdoctoral visiting researcher, Museum nationale d’Histoire Naturelle Paris, France

2005-2008 PhD in Biodiversity of Fossil and Modern Ecosystems, University of Lille-1, France

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