Dr. Jessica Gier

Executive Director SOLASWebsite

Jessica Gier is a marine biogeochemist, who did her Master of Science in Biological Oceanography at GEOMAR Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research Kiel, Germany, and at the Ocean University of China in Qingdao, China. She carried out her Ph.D. at GEOMAR as a member of the interdisciplinary research project SFB 754, participating in research cruises on the Pacific, the Atlantic, and the Baltic Sea. Her work encompassed benthic nitrogen cycling in oxygen minimum zones. She joined the SOLAS International Project Office (IPO) as Project Officer beginning of 2017, and since April 2018 she works as the IPO Executive Director.