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Nils Rädecker

  • Ph.D.
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My overall goal is to develop an understanding of the role of nitrogen cycling microbes in Cnidaria holobionts. I am amazed by the complex interactions that can arise between such simple partners as corals and their symbiotic partners.

Recent publications

  • Down to the bone : the role of overlooked endolithic microbiomes in reef coral health

    • Pernice M
    • Nils J
    • Voolstra C
    • et al.
  • High levels of floridoside at high salinity link osmoadaptation with bleaching susceptibility in the cnidarian-algal endosymbiosis

    • Gegner H
    • Rädecker N
    • Ochsenkühn M
    • et al.

Professional experience

Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft

Universitat Konstanz

September 2019 - December 2019(3 months)

Student Assistant - Coral Reef Ecology

Leibniz-Zentrum fur Marine Tropenokologie GmbH

September 2013 - February 2015(a year)

Student Assistant - Spatial Ecology and Interactions

Leibniz-Zentrum fur Marine Tropenokologie GmbH

December 2011 - August 2012(8 months)



King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

September 2015 - July 2019(4 years)

M.Sc. International Studies in Aquatic Tropical Ecology (ISATEC)

Universitat Bremen

October 2013 - September 2015(2 years)

B.Sc. Biology

Universität Bremen

October 2010 - April 2013(3 years)

Erasmus Exchange Student

National Oceanography Centre

September 2012 - February 2013(5 months)

Co-authors (58)

  • Giulia Puntin
  • Anthony Bonacolta
  • Yusuf El-Khaled
  • Christian Voolstra
  • Hagen Gegner