Rita Bartossek

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

  • Marine microbial ecology
  • Microbial communities in poly-extreme environments
  • Environmental and comparative genomics of extremophiles


  • Ph.D., Microbiology, University of Bergen, Norway
  • M.Sc., Microbiology, Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany

Professional Profile

  • 2014- Present: Postdoctoral Fellow Red Sea Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2013: Project Manager for Qualification/Validation, ILB GmbH, Sanofi-Aventis, Frankfurt-Hoechst, Germany