Short CV/Education and training

  • 1994
    B.A. in Geology, Williams College

  • 1998
    Ph.D. in Geochemistry, Princeton University

  • 1998 – 2000
    Postdoctoral Fellow in Geology, University of Oviedo, Spain

  • 2000 – 2001
    Assistant Professor of Geology, University of Oviedo, Spain

  • 2001 – 2005
    Assistant Professor of Geoscience (Tenure awarded), Williams College, USA

  • 2005 – 2010
    Research Faculty of Geology, University of Oviedo, Spain

  • Since 2010
    Professor of Geology, University of Oviedo

Selected publications

Publications 2012 – 2013:

  • Bolton, C. T. and Stoll, H. M., 2013. Late Miocene threshold response of marine algae to carbon dioxide limitation. Nature 500, 558-562.

  • Isensee, K., Erez, J., and Stoll, H. M., 2013. Detection of a variable intracellular acid?labile carbon pool in Thalassiosira weissflogii (Heterokontophyta) and Emiliania huxleyi (Haptophyta) in response to changes in the seawater carbon system. Physiologia plantarum.

  • Mejía, L. M., Isensee, K., Méndez-Vicente, A., Pisonero, J., Shimizu, N., González, C., Monteleone, B., and Stoll, H., 2013. B content and Si/C ratios from cultured diatoms (< i> Thalassiosira pseudonana and< i> Thalassiosira weissflogii): relationship to seawater pH and diatom carbon acquisition. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta.

  • Stoll, H. M., Moreno, A., Mendez-Vicente, A., Gonzalez-Lemos, S., Jimenez-Sanchez, M., Jose Dominguez-Cuesta, M., Edwards, R. L., Cheng, H., and Wang, X., 2013. Paleoclimate and growth rates of speleothems in the northwestern Iberian Peninsula over the last two glacial cycles. Quaternary Research 80, 284-290.

  • Villa, E., Stoll, H., Farias, P., Adrados, L., Edwards, R. L., and Cheng, H., 2013. Age and significance of the Quaternary cemented deposits of the Duje Valley (Picos de Europa, Northern Spain). Quaternary Research 79, 1-5.

  • Bolton, C.T., Stoll, H.M., Mendez-Vicente, A., 2012. Vital effects in coccolith calcite: Cenozoic climate-pCO(2) drove the diversity of carbon acquisition strategies in coccolithophores? Paleoceanography 27.

  • Stoll, H., 2012. OCEAN SCIENCE Ancient burial at sea. Nature 488, 596-597 (News and Views).

  • Stoll, H.M.; Muller, W.; Prieto, M.I-STAL, a model for interpretation of Mg/Ca, Sr/Ca and Ba/Ca variations in speleothems and its forward and inverse application on seasonal to millennial scales.Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems.13, 2012.

  • Stoll, H. M., G. Langer, N. Shimizu and K. Kanamaru: B/Ca ratios in coccoliths and relationship to calcification vesicle pH and dissolved inorganic carbon, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 80, 143, 2012.

  • S. Blanco-Ameijeiras, M. Lebrato, H. M. Stoll, M. D. Iglesias-Rodriguez, A. Méndez-Vicente, S. Sett, M. N. Müller, A. Oschlies, K. G. Schulz. Removal of organic magnesium in coccolithophore calcite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Volume 89, 226-239, 2012.

  • Dedert, M.´12, Stoll, H.M., Kroon, D., Shimizu, N., Kanamaru, K., Ziveri, P., 2012. Productivity response of calcareous nannoplankton to Eocene Thermal Maximum 2 (ETM2). Climate of the Past 8, 977-993.

  • Fortes, F.J., Vadillo, I., Stoll, H., Jimenez-Sanchez, M., Moreno, A., Laserna, J.J., 2012. Spatial distribution of paleoclimatic proxies in stalagmite slabs using laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry 27, 868-873.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

Projects funded as principal investigator (selection last 4 years):

  • Precedents for Algal Adaptation to Past CO2 (PACE).

    European Commission ERC, Starting Investigator, 2009 – 2014

  • Abrupt hydrological changes in the Iberian Peninsula during Interglacial Climatic Instabilities: A combined speleothem and marine approach (HIDROPAST).

    Spain Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia, 2010 – 2013

  • An automated dripwater monitoring and collection system for cave dripwater.

    Spain Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia, 2009 – 2010

  • Climate change in Asturias: Extreme Precipitation Events and Hydrological Regime over the last 4 ky.

    Spain Plan Regional de Ciencia y Tecnologia en Asturias, 2008 – 2010

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Participant AGU Chapman Conference ?Role of Marine Organic Carbon and Calcite Fluxes in Driving Global Climate Change, Past and Future?, July 2005

  • Editorial Board, Geology, 2003 – 2005

  • Grant Proposal Review Panelist for U.S. NSF

  • Peer reviewer for diverse journals in geology, geochemistry, micropaleontology, and oceanography

Additional qualifications

  • Tenured faculty position, University of Oviedo, 2010

  • Accreditited for full professor position (Catedratico) by the Spanish National Evaluation Agency, 2013

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • two children (born 2006, 2004)


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