Dr Maggie Georgieva

Dr Magdalena Georgieva

Postdoctoral Researcher, NERC Vents

Department: Life Sciences
Division: LS Invertebrates Division
Phone: 0207942 5643

Summary

I am a postdoctoral researcher, working on a NERC-funded project exploring the colonisation of hydrothermal vents by animal life from both deep-time and present-day perspectives.

Qualifications

Degrees

BSc (Hons), University of East Anglia, United Kingdom

PhD, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Grants

The colonisation of hydrothermal vents by complex life: a natural experiment in macroevolution
Role: Principal investigatorGlover A
Co-investigator: Little CTS
Funding: NERC

The colonisation of hydrothermal vents by complex life: a natural experiment in macroevolution
Role: Principal investigatorGlover A
Co-investigator: Little CTS
Funding: NERC

Publications

Georgieva M, Little CTS, Bailey RJ, Ball AD, Glover AG (2018) Microbial-tubeworm associations in a 440 million year old hydrothermal vent community. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285 : 20182004 - 20182004. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2004

Eilertsen MH, Georgieva MN, Kongsrud JA, Linse K, Wiklund H, Glover AG, Rapp HT (2018) Genetic connectivity from the Arctic to the Antarctic: Sclerolinum contortum and Nicomache lokii (Annelida) are both widespread in reducing environments. Scientific Reports, 8 (1) : doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-23076-0

Georgieva MN, Little CTS, Watson JS, Sephton MA, Ball AD, Glover AG (2017) Identification of fossil worm tubes from Phanerozoic hydrothermal vents and cold seeps. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 1 - 43. doi: 10.1080/14772019.2017.1412362

Georgieva M (2016) Tube-building annelids from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps: Tube morphology, fossilisation, and evolutionary history. PhD Thesis. (Supervisor(s)) Glover AG, Ball AD, Little CTS.

Georgieva MN, Wiklund H, Bell JB, Eilertsen MH, Mills RA, Little CTS, Glover AG (2015) A chemosynthetic weed: the tubeworm Sclerolinum contortum is a bipolar, cosmopolitan species. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 15 (1) : doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0559-y

Georgieva MN, Little CTS, Ball AD, Glover AG (2015) Mineralization of Alvinella polychaete tubes at hydrothermal vents. Geobiology, 13 (2) : 152 - 169. doi: 10.1111/gbi.12123

Introduction

Summary

I am a postdoctoral researcher, working on a NERC-funded project exploring the colonisation of hydrothermal vents by animal life from both deep-time and present-day perspectives.

Qualifications

Degrees

BSc (Hons), University of East Anglia, United Kingdom

PhD, University of Leeds, United Kingdom

Projects

Grants

The colonisation of hydrothermal vents by complex life: a natural experiment in macroevolution
Role: Principal investigatorGlover A
Co-investigator: Little CTS
Funding: NERC

The colonisation of hydrothermal vents by complex life: a natural experiment in macroevolution
Role: Principal investigatorGlover A
Co-investigator: Little CTS
Funding: NERC

Publications

Publications

Georgieva M, Little CTS, Bailey RJ, Ball AD, Glover AG (2018) Microbial-tubeworm associations in a 440 million year old hydrothermal vent community. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 285 : 20182004 - 20182004. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2018.2004

Eilertsen MH, Georgieva MN, Kongsrud JA, Linse K, Wiklund H, Glover AG, Rapp HT (2018) Genetic connectivity from the Arctic to the Antarctic: Sclerolinum contortum and Nicomache lokii (Annelida) are both widespread in reducing environments. Scientific Reports, 8 (1) : doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-23076-0

Georgieva MN, Little CTS, Watson JS, Sephton MA, Ball AD, Glover AG (2017) Identification of fossil worm tubes from Phanerozoic hydrothermal vents and cold seeps. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 1 - 43. doi: 10.1080/14772019.2017.1412362

Georgieva M (2016) Tube-building annelids from hydrothermal vents and cold seeps: Tube morphology, fossilisation, and evolutionary history. PhD Thesis. (Supervisor(s)) Glover AG, Ball AD, Little CTS.

Georgieva MN, Wiklund H, Bell JB, Eilertsen MH, Mills RA, Little CTS, Glover AG (2015) A chemosynthetic weed: the tubeworm Sclerolinum contortum is a bipolar, cosmopolitan species. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 15 (1) : doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0559-y

Georgieva MN, Little CTS, Ball AD, Glover AG (2015) Mineralization of Alvinella polychaete tubes at hydrothermal vents. Geobiology, 13 (2) : 152 - 169. doi: 10.1111/gbi.12123