Teaching

Responsible of the General Geology module (Cours magistraux, Travaux Dirigés): Introduction to earth sciences , Cosmological context of the Earth and general overview of the Universe, Seismology and internal structure of the Earth , Geochronology, Earth and life history through geological time scales, Paleoclimatology.

Responsible of the External Geodynamics module (Cours magistraux, Travaux Dirigés, field excursion): Hydrologic cycle, Sedimentary rock cycle, Oceanography, Biodiversity and ecosystem management

Field work in the Agadir Bay

Module «Gestion de l’environnement et développement durable » (6th semester): Introductory course to climate change and its impact, Atmospheric sciences, Atmospheric pollution and ecotoxicology, Analysis of climatic and weather data, Risks related to climate and energy

SUPERVISION ACTIVITIES

2017-2018 Dr. Xueqin Zhao’s PostDoc project: Paleoclimate and vegetation reconstruction of South Morocco using pollen, spores and organic-walled dinoflagellate cysts. MARUM-Bremen University, Germany

Since 2018 Asmae Baqloul’s PhD thesis: Biomarkers and palynological investigation of Southern Morocco’s vegetation development from Tertiary to present: emphasis on the endemic Argan tree. Ibn Zohr University, Faculty of Sciences, Morocco.

Since 2018 Soukaina Tadoumant’s PhD thesis: Palynological and Geochemical perspective on past climate change of NW Africa: Inferences from marine sediment cores offshore Agadir. Ibn Zohr University, Faculty of Sciences, Morocco.

2015: Finn Schwentner’s Master thesis: vegetation development and fire activity in Northeast Brazil during Heinrich Stadial 1: evidence from marine palynology. MARUM-Bremen University, Germany

Undergraduate

2020 Chaima Youmelahnaand Loubna Elkaouidi: Sécurité énergétique et Stratégies d’atténuation des changements climatiques

2020 Bighraouine Fatima and Kellouch Naima: Mise en oeuvre d’une gestion durable et intégrée des ressources en eaux dans les régions semi-arides dans le contexte des changements climatiques.

2020 Goudaigui Zakia and Ait Sidi Lahcen Fatima Zahra: Capture et stockage naturels du carbone: Forêts, utilisation des terres et comptabilité du carbone

2020 Lahsen Aanaou and Zineb Gouerdou: L’arganier [Argania spinosa] : La tolérance à la sécheresse et l’évolution de la diversité génétique

2019 Nadia Bougayou and Hamza Bouchtairat: Les herbiers marins et les forets macro-algales; des capteurs vitaux de dioxide de carbone en solution aux changements climatiques.

2019 Ahmed Ezouine and Badr-Eddine Hmida : Impact des changements climatiques sur la conservation de l’eau, des sols et de la végétation dans les zones séches.

2019 Zineb Garir and Meryem Hamou: Les méthodes d’innovation dans les systémes de produvtion en agriculture à petite échelle.

2014 Khadija Ait Lemequeddem’s Master thesis: Climate reconstruction and vegetation history of Morocco during the Holocene: evidence from Afourgah Lake archives in the Middle Atlas. Faculté des sciences et techniques de Tanger.

2014 Chen Li’s Bachelor thesis: Palynological study in marine sediments (gravity core GeoB9501) offshore Senegal. Tongji University, Shanghai, China