Catherine Jessen

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Research areas

Research into past climate, landscapes and vegetation reconstructed using geochemical analyses, pollen analyses and other proxies in lake and bog sediments.

Geoarchaeological reconstructions of landscape change through stratigraphic and sedimentological survery.

Education/Academic qualification

Quaternary Geology, PhD, The ups and downs of the Holocene: exploring relationships between global CO2 and climate variability in the North Atlantic region, Dept. of Geology, Quaternary Sciences, Lund University

1 Apr 20011 Dec 2005

Award Date: 3 Mar 2006

Quaternary Sciences, MSc, Palaeoclimatic and palaeoenvironmental significance of a high-resolution loess-palaeosol sequence in southern Siberia, and the potential of digital image analysis, Dept. of Geography, Royal Holloway, University of London

1 Oct 199830 Sept 1999

Environmental Archaeology, BSc, Institute of Archaeology, University College London

1 Oct 19891 Jul 1992

External positions

Post-doc, Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS)


Researcher, Geografisk Institut, Københavns Universitet


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