Short CV/Education and training

  • 1998
    "Diplom" (Geology), Universität Bremen

  • 2002
    PhD (Geology), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

  • 2002
    Research Fellow, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  • 2003 – 2008
    Assistant Professor (C1), RWTH Aachen University

  • 2009 – 2010
    Research Fellow, RWTH Aachen University

  • 2010
    Habilitation, RWTH Aachen University

  • 2010 – 2014
    "Akademische Oberrätin", RWTH Aachen University

  • Since 2014
    Heisenberg Fellow, RWTH Aachen University

  • Since 2015
    Substitute professor, RWTH Aachen

Selected publications

  • Dziggel, A., Diener, J.F.A., Kolb, J., Kokfelt, T.F. (2014) Metamorphic record of accretionary processes during the Neoarchaean: the Nuuk region, southern West Greenland. Precambrian Research, 242, 22-38.

  • Dziggel, A., Diener, J.F.A., Stoltz, N.B., Kolb, J. (2012) Role of H2O in the formation of garnet coronas during near-isobaric cooling of mafic granulites: the Tasiusarsuaq terrane, southern West Greenland. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 30, 957-972.

  • Dziggel, A., Poujol, M., Otto, A., Kisters, A.F.M., Trieloff, M., Schwarz, W., Meyer, F.M. (2010) New U-Pb and 40Ar/39Ar ages from the northern part of the Barberton greenstone belt, South Africa: implications for the formation of Mesoarchaean gold deposits. Precambrian Research, 179, 206-220.

  • Kisters, A.F.M., Belcher, R., Poujol, M., Dziggel, A. (2010) Continental growth and convergence-related arc plutonism in the Mesoarchaean: evidence from the Barberton granitoid-greenstone terrain, South Africa. Precambrian Research, 178, 15-26.

  • Dziggel, A., Stevens, G., Poujol, M., Anhaeusser, C.R., Armstrong, R.A. (2002) Metamorphism of the granite-greenstone terrane to the south of the Barberton greenstone belt, South Africa: an insight into the tectono-thermal evolution of the "lower" portions of the Onverwacht Group. Precambrian Research, 114, 221-247.

Selected projects

  • Metamorphic record of accretionary processes during the Neoarchaean (funded by DFG), since 2014

  • Metamorphic evolution and tectonic significance of high-P metamorphic rocks in the Palaeoproterozoic: the Nagssugtoqidian Orogen, South East Greenland. (funded by DFG and GEUS), since 2013

  • Processes of seafloor hydrothermal alteration and tourmaline precipitation in the Archaean oceanic crust: the Barberton greenstone belt, South Africa. (DFG-grant within the framework of the ICDP Barberton Drilling Project: Peering into the Cradle of Life), since 2012


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