Dr. Ute Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.

Dr. Ute Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.
Dr. Ute Gebhardt, Dipl.-Geol.

Head of Geology Section, curator

Phone: +49 721 175-2808
E-Mail: ute.gebhardt@smnk.de

 

Professional carrier

1979 to 1983 study of geology at Technical University Freiberg Mining Academy

1983 to 1986 Research Student at Technical University Freiberg Mining Academy, PhD 1986

1986 to 1988 Central Geological Institut Berlin (Geological Service of GDR)

1988 to 1991 Research Student at Technical University Freiberg Mining Academy

1991 to 1992 State Authority for Mining, Energy and Geology, Niedersachsen

1992 to 1998 assistant professor at the Geological-Paleontological Institute of the University of Hamburg;

since 2004 scientific employee at the State Museum of Natural History Karlsruhe (SMNK)

since 2007 head of Section Geology, Mineralogy and Sedimentology 

 

Responsibilities

  • Head of Section Geology, Mineralogy and Sedimentology  concerning science and organization
  • Geological Supervision of regional research and excavation projects
  • Organization and supervision of externally financed projects
  • Planning, consulting and curation of exhibitions; permanent  exhibitions of geology and mineralogy at SMNK
  • Administration of the Mineralogical and Geological-Petrographical Collections
  • Editorial of  the  SMNK journals Carolinea and Andrias
  • Appointee for equal opportunities, appointee for emergency management
  • Education of students especially in the field of earth history
  • Special guided tours and events

 

Teaching

  • 1994 to 1999 lectures “Microfacies and Sedimentary Environments of Carbonates” (40 students) University of Hamburg
  • Lectures “Geology – Exogenic Processes” in replacement of Prof. Dr. K. Reuter (1997/98, 50 students) University of Hamburg
  • 2012 lecture „Earth History“ ( 120 students) Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

 

Research interests

  • Stratigraphy,  sedimentology and faziesanalysis  of Permocarboniferous of  Germany
  • Geology oft the Upper Rhine Graben
  • Nonmarine limestones – genesis, lithology, microfacies, paleontology, ecology, geochemistry
  • Fossil ecosystems in continental settings

 

Further tasks

Secretary of the Sub-Commission Permian/Triassic of the German Commission of Stratigraphy

 

Memberships

International Society of Sedimentologists (IAS), Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften (DGG), Geologische Vereinigung (GV), Paläontologische Gesellschaft, Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein Karlsruhe e.V., Freunde des Naturkundemuseums Karlsruhe e.V.

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Selected Publications

Kastner L., Meyer F., Gebhardt U., Ahrens M., Buse J., Höfer H. (2018):
Die Blockhalden-Stachelwolfspinne Acantholycosa norvegica sudetica (L. Koch) (Araneae: Lycosidae) im Nordschwarzwald. Carolinea. 76, Karlsruhe: 163-188  PDF-Download of the publication
Ehling B.-C., Gebhardt U. (2012):
Rotliegend im Saale-Becken. Deutsche Stratigraphische Kommission (Hrsg. Koordination und Redaktion H. Lützner & G. Kowalczyk für die Subkommission Perm-Trias): Stratigraphie von Deutschland X. Rotliegend Teil 1: Innervariscische Becken. Schriftenreihe der DGG. 61, Hannover: 521-533
Gebhardt U., Hiete M. (2012):
High resolution stratigraphy in continental Upper Carboniferous sediments in the Variscan intermontane Saale Basin, Central Germany. Special Publications Geological Society London. 206
Gebhardt U., Lützner H. (2012):
7.16 Innervariscische Rotliegendbecken und Norddeutsches Becken – Fragen ihrer stratigraphischen Verknüpfung. Deutsche Stratigraphische Kommission (Hrsg. Koordination und Redaktion H. Lützner & G. Kowalczyk für die Subkommission Perm-Trias): Stratigraphie von Deutschland X. Rotliegend Teil 1: Innervariscische Becken. Schriftenreihe der DGG. 61, Hannover: 732-747
Gebhardt U. (2011):
Das Rotliegend-Profil der Bohrung Querfurt 1/64 und das Alter der Hornburg-Formation. Schriftenreihe der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften. 77: 34
Ehling BC., Gebhardt U., Kampe A. (2008):
4.8.2 Rotliegend. In: Geologie von Sachsen-Anhalt, Schweizerbart, Stuttgart.: 143-160
Gebhardt U., Hiete M. (2008):
Milankovich-Zyklen im Karbon der Saalesenke. Freiberger Forschungshefte. C 528: 105-123
Schneider JW., Rössler R., Gaitzsch BG., Gebhardt U., Kampe A. (2006):
4.2.3 Saale-Senke (Stratigraphie von Deutschland, Oberkarbon). Courier Forsch.-Inst. Senckenberg.: 419-440