Former staff

Environmental biogeochemistry and ecotoxicology

Mrs Rebecca Flück
Former PhD student

 

Former staff at the Department F.-A. Forel for environmental and aquatic sciences

WORK EXPERIENCE

01.03.2012 - today PhD student
Institut Forel, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Assessing metal bioavailability through transcriptome response in aquatic primary producers”.
01.10.2009 – 29.02.2012 Scientific assistant, Swiss Centre for applied ecotoxicology Eawag/EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Breeding of sediment species and realisation of biotests with Chironomus riparius and Myriophyllum aquaticum.
Establishment of recommendations for sediment quality assessment in Switzerland.
20.07.2009 – 30.09.2009 Laboratory assistant, Laboratory of ecotoxicology, Cemagref Lyon, France
Lead and cadmium toxicity to Potamopyrgus antipodarum.

EDUCATION

2007–2009

M2


M1
Master of Sciences in Ecology and Ethology
Université Jean Monnet, Saint Etienne, France
Internship 12.01.09 – 10.07.09: Laboratory of ecotoxicology Cemagref, Lyon (F, 69). Toxicity of nickel to three freshwater macroinvertebrates.
Internship 21.04.08 – 21.07.08: Research station of the Nature Reserve “Petite Camargue Alsacienne”, Saint-Louis (F, 68). In charge of the breeding station of the European Pond Turtle (Emys orbicularis). Study of their basking behaviour.
2002–2005 Bachelor of Sciences in Biology
Université Montpellier II, Montpellier, France
2002 Baccalauréat Scientifique
Lycée J.B. Dumas, Alès,France

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Flück R., S. Campiche, N. Chèvre and I. Werner, 2011. Ecotoxicological evaluation of sediments: establishment of recommendations in Switzerland. 7th International SedNet conference. Sediments and Biodiversity: bridging the gap between science and policy. Venice, It. 6.-9.4.2011 (poster).

Flück R., S. Campiche, C. Kienle, N. Chèvre and I. Werner, 2010. Review und Diskussion über aktuelle Sediment-Qualitätskriterien und Herleitungsmethoden. SETAC GLB. September 6-9, 2010 in Dessau Rosslau, Germany (poster).

Flück R., N. Chèvre and S. Campiche, 2010. Sediment quality assessement: Review and discussion of the current methods. M³ Workshop: Monitoring and data evaluation under the Water Framework Directive – Achievements, deficits and new horizons. June 16-17, 2010 in Luxembourg/Kirchberg (oral presentation).

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