Prof. Dr. Jörg W. Schneider
Freiberg University
Geological Institute

Department of Palaeontology
D-09599 Freiberg
Bernhard-von-Cotta street 2

phone: +49 (0)3731-39-2856
fax: +49 (0)3731-39-3599

email: schneidj@geo.tu-freiberg.de



Curriculum vitae
Special topics
Publications
Freiberg palaeontology website


Curriculum vitae

Position: Professor of Palaeontology, Institute of Geology
  Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg
phone: +49-3731-392856
fax: +49-3731-393126
e-mail: schneidj@geo.tu-freiberg.de
   
Date of Birth August 23th 1948
Civil status married
private Address: Dr. Külz-Str. 5, D-09599 Freiberg

 

Education
1963-1967 Abitur (university-entrance diploma), Erweiterte Oberschule (secondary school) Bad Berka, Thüringen; linked with professional training in agricultural technology

Professional Education
1967 - 1968 derrick man and sampler in the natural gas exploration in Thuringia
1968 - 1972 Study of Geosciences at the Freiberg University (Bergakademie Freiberg)
1972 Diploma in Geology
1974 - 1977 Dissertation in Palaeontology: "Zur Taxonomie und Biostratigraphie der Blattodea (Insecta) des Siles und Rotliegenden der DDR" (Taxonomy and biostratigraphy of Blattodea (Insecta) of the Late Carboniferous and Permian in East-Germany), Freiberg University
1977 PhD degree "magna cum laude"
1981 Habilitation, Freiberg University, Theme of Thesis: "Die Phylogenie der Blattodea und die Arealdynamik der Entomofauna im Jungpaläozoikum" (Phylogeny of Blattodea and the areal-dynamics of Late Palaeozoic entomofaunas)

Employment History /Projects
Since 1992 University Professor (C3) for Palaeontology, Technical University Bergakademie Freiberg
1987-1992 Professor of Palaeontology, Bergakademie Freiberg
1982-1987 Dozent (university lecturer) of Palaeontology, Bergakademie Freiberg
1976-1982 Research Scientist at Freiberg University, PI in the project "Biostratigraphy, Palentomology and Ichnology of the Upper Carboniferous and Permian" funded by the Central Geological Institute of G.D.R. (1977-1980)
1972-1976 Scientific Assistant at the Palaeontology Professorship, Freiberg University, PI in the project "Biostratigraphy of Permocarboniferous Entomofaunas" funded by the Central Geological Institute of G.D.R. (1975-1977)
1973-1974 18 months military service

Projects
Since 2009, Project Co-leader "Cenozoic sediments of the Tajik basin, Pamir" DFG
Since 2009, PI "Late Palaeozoic - Early Mesozoic Tetrapod-ichnofaunas of Morocco" DFG
2008-2011, Project Co-leader " La limite Permien supérieur - Trias supérieur du bassin d'Argana (Haut-Atlas) et le Trias supérieur du bassin de Sidi Said Maachou " DAAD
Since 2008, Pl "Palaeoecology and migration behaviour of the Palaeozoic to Mesozoic freshwater sharks Lissodus and Orthacanthus using stable isotopes" DFG
Since 2006, Project Co-leader, "Upper Triassic lacustrine deposits of lake Madygen, Kirkisistan", DFG
Since 2006, Project Co-leader, "Geochemistry and Stratigraphy of Late Palaeozoic Palaeo-soils in Laurasia and Gondwana for palaeoclimate modeling" in cooperation with the Boise State University Idaho
Since 2005, Pl, "Biostratigraphy of marine/non-marine Virgilian and Wolfcampian sequences in New Mexico for local to global correlations", DFG
Since 2005, Project Co-leader, "Initiation of Ferrar flood-basalt volcanism in North Victoria Land, Antarctica", DFG
2002-2005, Pl, "The evolution of a Playa to a Sabkha system (Permian, North German Basin)", DFG
2001-2003 Project Co-leader, "Integrative calibration of the Silurian-Permian time scale" DFG
1999-2002, Pl, "Conchostracan biostratigraphy - a tool for interregional correlations", DFG
1997-2002, Pl, "Permian red beds of the Lodève basin", DFG
1995-1998, Pl, "Flysch and molasses in the final stage of the Variscides - age and geotectonic position", DFG
1995-1996, Project Co-leader, "Cadomian hydrothermalites in the Middle European Variscides" DFG
1993-1995, Pl, "Extra-montaneous basins in the Variscan final stage", DFG
1992-1994, Pl, "Sedimentology, stratigraphy and geotectonic position of shert-graywacke-volcanit associations of Cadomian crustal segment in Middle European Variscides" DFG
1992-1993, Project Co-leader, "Cambrian Carbonates in Germany", DFG
1991-1995, PI, "Integrated stratigraphic analysis and well-log interpretation of gas exploration wells in the Carboniferous and Permian of North Germany", German Society for Petroleum and Coal Sciences and Technology
Since 1991, Consultant for hydrocarbon exploration companies (EEg Gommern GmbH, BEB, Mobil Oil, Gaz de France, Wintershall)
1986-1990, PI, "Biostratigraphy of low-grade metamorphic Variscan series" funded by the Central Geological Institute of G.D.R.
1980-1988, Co-leader "Magnetostratigraphy/Biostratigraphy of Late Palaeozoic and Early Mesozoic deposits in Germany and Austria" in collaboration with University Leoben, Austria
1985-1986, PI, "Saxonian of the North German Basin / Autunian in the North of GDR" funded by the Central Geological Institute of G.D.R.
1982-1984, PI, Project "Permocarboniferous bio- and lithostratigraphy of the deep well Querfurt 1", funded by EEG Gommern
1981-1984, PI, Project "Biostratigraphy and integrated facies analysis of the Late Palaeozoic" funded by the Central Geological Institute of G.D.R.


Special topics

Correlation charts:

Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins of Europe I: Lodève Basin, Autun Basin, Bourbon l'Archambault Basin, Blanzy-Montceau Basin, Northern France, Midlands (England)
europe1.pdf  (374 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins of Europe II: Saar-Nahe Basin, Thuringian Forest Basin, Saale Basin, Ilfeld Basin, NW-Saxony, Erzgebirge Basin
europe2.pdf  (393 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins of Europe III: outcrops of the Erzgebirge, Döhlen Basin, North German Depression
europe3.pdf  (395 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins of Europe IV: Polish Depression, Central and Western Bohemian basins, Krkonoše-Piedmont Basin, Intra-Sudetic Basin, North-Sudetic Basin europe4.pdf  (390 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins of Europe V: Boskovice Graben, S-Alps (Val Gardena), Carnic Alps, San Giorgio Basin, Guardia Pisano Basin, Perdasdefogu Basin europe5.pdf  (348 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins of Europe VI: Escalaplano Basin, Seui Basin, NW-Sardinia, SW-Barent Sea, Svalbard europe6.pdf  (380 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins outside Europe I: New Mexico (Lucero uplift), SW-North America, Paraná Basin, Karoo Basin world1.pdf  (353 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins outside Europe II: India (composite), Kashmir, Sydney Basin, Canning Basin, Tiddas Basin, Bouterhella Basin world2.pdf  (362 kb)
Correlation chart of basins Permocarboniferous outside Europe III: Bou Achouch Basin, Chougrane Basin, Khénifra Basin, Mechraâ Ben Abbou Basin, Senhaja Basin world3.pdf  (332 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins outside Europe IV: Oulad Maâchou Basin, Ourika Basin, Oued Zat Basin, Souss Basin world4.pdf  (338 kb)
Correlation chart of Permocarboniferous basins outside Europe V: Donezk Basin, S-Urals, Baoshan Block, E-Yangtze Platform world5.pdf  (390 kb)

 

Publications

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Freiberg palaeontology website

(last modified 08/06/2011)