Dr. Matthias Oetken

Senior Scientist

Phone: 0049 69 798-42148
Fax: 0049 69 798-42141
e-mail: oetken(at)bio.uni-frankfurt.de
Room number: 2.319

ResearcherID: C-9906-2010



Since 2002

Research associate at the University of Frankfurt am Main (Department  Aquatic Ecotoxicology, Prof. Dr. J. Oehlmann)


Research associate at the Technical University of Dresden (Institute for  Hydrobiology, Prof. Dr. R. Nagel)

1996-1999 Ph.D. research fellow at the International Graduate School Zittau (IHI Zittau)
Ph.D. thesis"Biological monitoring of the river Neisse with special emphasis on heavy metal" (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. J. Oehlmann). This work was supported financially within the graduate program of Saxony.


Temporary employment at the District Government Braunschweig  (Nature Conservation Authority). Preparation of an overall concept for the revitalization of small rivers

1987-1993 Study of Biology at the Technical University Braunschweig with emphasis on ecology, zoology and microbiology.
Diploma thesis:"Effects of the pyrethroid fenvalerate on Gammarus pulex" (Supervisor PD Dr. M. Liess). This work was part of the Special  Collaborative Programme 179 (Water and Matter Dynamics in Agroecosystems) and supported by the German Science Foundation (DFG)

Since 2020: Editorial Board Member of the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Since 2017: Member of the Association of German Engineers (VDI) expert group NA 134-03-02-03 UA

Since 2005: Editorial Board Member of the Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A