Dr Joerg Arnscheidt

Senior Lecturer

School
School of Geog & Environmental Scs
Research Institute
Environmental Sciences Research Institute
Campus
Coleraine campus
Telephone
+44 28 7012 4095
Email
j.arnscheidt@ulster.ac.uk
Location
Room G156
Cromore Road
Coleraine
Co. Londonderry
BT52 1SA

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).

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