Short CV/Education and training

  • 1985 – 1990
    Study of Geosciences, Bergakademie Freiberg

  • 1991 – 1994
    PhD position, Institute of Geology, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

  • 1994 – 1996
    Post-doc position, Institute of Geology, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

  • 1997 – 1998
    DFG-Research Fellow, ETH Zürich

  • 1998 – 1999
    Research scientist, Institute of Geology, TU Bergakademie Freiberg

  • 1999 – 2005
    Scientific Assistent, Institute of Geology and Mineralogy, Albert-Magnus-University Cologne

  • 2005 – 2009
    Private Docent, Institute of Geology and Mineralogy, Albert-Magnus-University Cologne

  • 2006 – 2009
    Heisenberg Fellowship, IFM-GEOMAR, Leibniz-Institute of Marine Sciences, Kiel

  • Since 2009
    W3-Professorship for Sedimentology and Geo-Resources, Institute of Geosciences, Goethe-University Frankfurt

Selected publications

  • Voigt, S., Jung, C., Friedrich, O., Frank, M., Teschner, C., and Hoffmann, J., 2013. Tectonically restricted deep-ocean circulation at the end of the Cretaceous greenhouse. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 369-370, 169-177

  • Voigt, S., Gale, A.S., Jung, C. and Jenkyns, H.C. 2012. Global correlation of Upper Campanian?Maastrichtian successions using carbon-isotope stratigraphy: development of a new Maastrichtian Timescale. Newsletters on Stratigraphy 45/1, 25?53

  • Zacke, A., Voigt, S., Gale, A.S., and Joachimski, M.M., 2009. Surface water freshening and high-latitude river discharge in the Eocene North Sea. Journal of the Geological Society 166, 969?980

  • Voigt, S., Gale, A. S. and Voigt, T. 2006. Sea level change, carbon cycling and palaeoclimate during the Late Cenomanian of northwest Europe; an integrated palaeoenvironmental analysis. Cretaceous Research 27, 836-858.

  • Voigt, S., Flögel, S. and Gale, A. S. 2004. Midlatitude shelf seas in the Cenomanian-Turonian greenhouse world: Temperature evolution and North Atlantic circulation. Paleoceanography 19, doi:10.1029/2004PA001015

  • Hay, W. W., DeConto, R. M., Wold, C. N., Wilson, K. M., Voigt, S., Schulz, M., Wold-Rossby, A., Dullo, W.-C., Ronov, A. B., Balukhovsky, A. N. and Söding, E. 1999. Alternative global Cretaceous paleogeography. In: Barrera, E. & Johnson, C. C. (eds) Evolution of the Cretaceous Ocean-Climate System. Boulder, Geological Society of America Special Paper 332, 1-47

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • Evolution of deep-ocean circulation during the opening of the Atlantic in the latest Cretaceous and Paleocene (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, together with Dr. O. Friedrich and Prof. M. Frank)

  • Neogene continental climate dynamics prior to the late Miocene uplift of the Northern Tien Shan, Kazakhstan (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, together with Prof. J. Pross)

  • Orbital chronology for the Cenomanian-Turonian Oceanic Anoxic Event 2 and its environmental implications (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)

  • Palaeoecology and migration behaviour of Palaeozoic to Mesozoic freshwater sharks Lissodus and Orthacanthus using stable isotopes (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, together with Prof. J. Schneider)

  • Reconstruction of Mesozoic and Cenozoic climate and paleoceanography using oxygen isotopes in fossil shark tooth apatite (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, together with Dr. M. Joachimski)


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