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biologist , educator , researcher

Volker Christian Miske, German biologist, researcher, educator. Certified research diver Employer's Liability Insurance Association Civil Engineering, 1995. Scholar, State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. Member of World Wide Fund Nature, Society Biological Systematics.

Background

Miske, Volker Christian was born on March 15, 1968 in Rostock, Germany. Son of Rudolf Richard Karl and Rita Waltraut (Pokropp) Miske.

Education

Student in zoology, marine biology, ecology, botany, geology/paleontology and oceanography, University Greifswald, University Rostock, Germany, 1990—1997. Diploma in Biology magna cum laude, University Rostock, Germany, 1998.

Career

Student assistant University Erlangen at Biologische Anstalt Helgoland, Germany, 1993—1994, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany, 1995—1997, assistant scientist, 1998—2000, scientist, state scholar, since 2000. Head research diver group University Greifswald, 1996—1997. Founder, head Tintenfisch-Archiv TEUTHIS, Kritzmow, Germany, since 1998.

Submersible pilot, since 2001. Scientific consultant and collaborator natural history television documentary Der Nationalpark Zemaitija in Litauen, 2003—2004. Co-developer, head natural history and education section Projekt Tauchgondeln, since 2006.

Public lecturer, consultant in field. With German Military Air Force, 1986-1988.

Achievements

  • Certified research diver Employer's Liability Insurance Association Civil Engineering, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-producer: (television documentaries) Tiefseegigant, 2005, Neues vom Kraken Wunderpus, 2006. Co-producer, camera operator, co-author: natural history television and film productions, since 2005. Contributor sections to books.

Membership

Member of World Wide Fund Nature, Society Biological Systematics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cultural history, architecture, diving, music.

Connections

father:
Rudolf Richard Karl Miske

mother:
Rita Waltraut (Pokropp) Miske