Dr. Ekaterina Pushkareva


  • Biologische Bodenkrusten
  • Mikrobielle phototrophe Organismen
  • Arktis


Pushkareva E, Pessi IS, Namsaraev Z, Mano M-J, Elster J, Wilmotte A (2018) Cyanobacteria inhabiting soil crusts of a polar desert: Sør Rondane Mountains, Antarctica.  Journal of Systematic and Applied Microbiology 41(4): 363-373.

Pessi IS, Pushkareva E, Lara Y, Borderie F, Wilmotte A, Elster J. Marked Succession of Cyanobacterial Communities Following Glacier Retreat in the High Arctic. Journal ofMicrobial Ecology. DOI: 10.1007/s00248-018-1203-3.

Pushkareva E, Kviderova J, Simek M, Elster J (2017) Nitrogen fixation and diurnal changes of photosynthetic activity in Arctic soil crusts at different development stage. European Journal of Soil Biology 79: 21-30.

Pushkareva E, Johansen JR, Elster J (2016) A review of the ecology, ecophysiology and biodiversity of microalgae in Arctic soil crusts. Polar Biology 39: 2227–2240.

Pushkareva E, Pessi IS, Wilmotte A, Elster J (2015). Cyanobacterial community composition in Arctic soil crusts at different stages of development. FEMS MicrobiologyEcology 91: fiv143.

Pushkareva E, Elster J (2013) Biodiversity and ecological typification of cryptogamic soil crust in the vicinity of Petunia Bay, Svalbard. Czech Polar Reports 3 (1): 7-18.


seit 2018 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin Angewandte Ökologie und Phykologie, Universität Rostock
2016-2018 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin   Limnological Station, Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of Zurich (Switzerland)
2015-2015 Technische Assistentin Institute of Soil Biology, University of South Bohemia (Czech Republic)
2011-2012 Technische Assistentin   Joint Use Center of Scientific Equipment, Siberian Federal University (Russia)
2012-2017 Doktorarbeit „Ecology and diversity of microbial phototrophs in soil crusts of Polar Regions.“ Centre for Polar Ecology, Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
2010 Masterarbeit „Environmentally safe forms of pesticides based on a biodegradable polyesters and their application in agriculture." Siberian Federal University, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
2005-2010 Studium BSc and MSc in Biologie (Mikrobiologie) Siberian Federal University, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
2015 Feld-Workshop IPSiS Hornsund, Spitzbergen  
2014 Probenahme Petunia Bay, Spitzbergen Tschechische Station
2013 Probenahme Petunia Bay, Spitzbergen Tschechische Station
2012 Kurs: Polare Ökologie Petunia Bay, Spitzbergen Tschechische Station


Dr. Ekaterina Pushkareva
Universität Rostock
Institut für Biowissenschaften
Angewandte Ökologie & Phykologie
Albert-Einstein-Straße 3
18059 Rostock
Tel. +49 381 498 6076
Fax. +49 381 498 6072

Ekaterina Pushkareva

Ekaterina Pushkareva