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Kjeld Ingvorsen

Emeritus

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae - Kjeld Ingvorsen
(Short version)

Name: Kjeld Ingvorsen

Born: July 12, 1952

Status: Married, two children

Citizenship: Danish

 

 

 

Contact: Tel +45 8942 3245; URL http://www.biology.au.dk/kjeld.ingvorsen.htm;
e-mail: kjeld.ingvorsen@biology.au.dk

 

Education:

Degree

Course

University

Year

M.Sc.

Microbial Ecology

Aarhus, Denmark

1978

Ph.d.

Microbiology

Aarhus & EAWAG/ETH (Zürich)

1984

  




 

Employment:

Position

Department

Institution

Year

Research Associate

Bacteriology

University of Wisconsin, USA

1979-80

Ph.d. scholarship

Microbiology

EAWAG/ETH, Switzerland

1981-84

Lecturer

Genetics & Ecology

University of Aarhus

1984

Research Scientist

Enzymatic Synthesis

Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark

1984-88

Manager/Project Manager

 

Novo Nordisk A/S, Denmark

1988-92

Associate Professor

Microbiology

University of Aarhus

1992-












  

 

Major research interests: Microbial ecology, physiology and genetics of sulfate-reducing bacteria. Physiology and enzymology of halophilic bacteria. Industrial applications of enzymes. Application of molecular methods for analyzing microbial diversity. Biofouling of industrial systems.

 

Recent scientific project leaderships:

Year

Project

Total budget (dkr.)

2002-2006

BioTekS (Centerkontrakt/STVF); group leader

   900 kkr.

2002-2005

CMS Framework program (STVF); group leader

1.370 kkr.

 




 

Selected teaching experience (courses taught):

Microbial Physiology and Phylogeny (15ETCS)

5 ETCS teaching load

Methods in Anaerobic Microbiology (5 ETCS)

Course coordinator (5 ETCS)

Microbial Ecology and Biogeochemistry (15 ETCS)

Minor teaching load

General Microbiology (At "iNano", Department of Physics)

Minor teaching load








  

Present international collaboration: L. Øvreås, Dept. of Biology, Bergen University; B. Tindall, DSMZ, Braunschweig; Michael Wagner, University of Vienna; W. Gwynn, Utah Geological Survey.

 

Editorial experience etc.: 2001- , Review Editor for Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology (Springer).

 

Selected administrative posts:

2004-

Department head

1992-2004

"Sikkerhedsrepræsentant"

2001-2004

"AC-tillidsrepræsentant ved Biologisk Institut"






 


 

Research training (last 5 y): Completed: 3 Ph.D., 13 M.Sc., Current: 1 Postdoc., 4 M.Sc. 1Ph.D (shared)

3 Ph.D., 13 M.Sc., Current: 1 Postdoc., 4 M.Sc. 1Ph.D (shared)