Institute of

Sea Fisheries

Director

Secretariat

 

Herwigstraße 31

27572 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 94460 101

Fax: +49 471 94460 199

wencke.griemsmann@thuenen.de


Research interests

  • Fish migratory patterns
  • Time series analysis
  • Growth analysis of fish using scales
  • Linear mixed effects modelling
  • Image analysis of fish scales
  • Epigenetics
  • Fish ecology
  • Effects of climate change on phenology and growth patterns

Educational background and employment

  • Since 2014: Scientist at the Institute of Sea Fisheries in Hamburg
  • 2009 – 2013: PhD at Genetics Department of Vigo University (Spain) with the topic “Identification of genetic and ecological factors affecting anadromy in brown trout (Salmo trutta)”
  • 2007-2009: Diploma at Vigo University, Vigo (Spain). Thesis title: "Growth and dispersion of different families of brown trout (Salmo trutta) during juvenile stage"
  • 2001 – 2006: Studies in Oceanography and Marine Biology at Vigo University, Vigo (Spain). Major subject: Fish biology. Subsidiary subjects: oceanography.