Current position

  • Since December 2019: SNSF Researcher, Institute of Earth Sciences, Universty of Lausanne, Switzerland.
    Project: Breathing new life into dead fossils: Can geochemical characterization of biomolecules be used to enhance paleontological anatomy descriptions and reveal the affinities of enigmatic fossil animals? PI of a Spark funding from SNSF.

Post-doctoral research experience



  • November 2011–October 2014: PhD, Palaeontology, Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (MNHN), Paris, France. Best distinction.
    PhD thesis: The continental aquatic arthropod fauna from the Famennian (Late Devonian) of Strud, Belgium: taxonomy, palaeoecology and taphonomy using synchrotron 2D imaging. Supervisors: G. Clément & S. Charbonnier
  • 2009–2010: M.Sc, Environmental Sciences, UFR ST Besançon, France. With distinction.
    Research report: Holocene climatic changes in the Mediterranean basin. Supervisors: B. Vannière & M. Magny
  • 2005–2009: Bachelor, Earth and Life Sciences, UFR ST Besançon, France. With distinction.


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