25.01.18  | ZMT’s scientific director, Prof. Dr. Hildegard Westphal, has been appointed as an Affiliate Faculty Fellow by the Nova Southeastern University in Florida, where she will be working with the Halmos College of Natural Sceinces and Oceanography (HCNSO). The choice recognises the mutually beneficial association with Hildegard Westphal and the US University in Dania Beach.

As an Affiliate Faculty Fellow the carbonate sedimentologist has the opportunity to be involved in a number of academic programs including guest teaching, lectures, workshops and symposia in her area of expertise. Furthermore she can collaborate in research programs projects and proposals, help in supervision and guidance of graduates students and contribute overall to the work of the Nova Southeastern University.