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Dr Joerg Arnscheidt

Senior Lecturer

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Location

Room G156 Cromore Road Coleraine Co. Londonderry BT52 1SA

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Overview

Joerg teaches on undergraduate and postgraduate modules on the environmental science and geography degree programmes. His main teaching interests lie in hydrology, aquatic topics of chemistry and biology, water treatment and water management. In particular, he enjoys teaching laboratory classes and field schools.

Research interests

Joerg researches issues of water quality and aquatic ecology. Currently active research and conservation projects he is involved in investigate antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance, interactions between bacteria, algae and aquatic invertebrates, filter feeders, monitoring and ecological consequences of siltation, nutrient management and crayfish conservation. Other recurring topics are water quality of natural bathing waters, ecological impact of channelisation and ecology of subterranean and hyporheic environments.

Current research project with external funding: Collaborative Action for the Natura Network (CANN, funded by EU INTERREG VA).


Research Opportunities

Research Opportunities with Dr Joerg Arnscheidt
Title Closing Date  
Sediment and nutrient pollution pressures, impacts and recovery in agricultural river catchments Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 7 February 2020 View Details
Water treatment processes and antibiotic resistance Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 7 February 2020 View Details
Ecology and evolution of antibiotic resistance in aquatic environments Funded PhD Opportunity Friday 7 February 2020 View Details