RWTH Fachgruppe Geowissenschaften und Geographie
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M.Sc. Jorien van der Wal


Curriculum Vitae

2016-10 PhD Student at Neotectonics & Natural hazards, RWTH Aachen.
Focus: Neotectonics and geomorphology in Orog Nuur, Mongolia

2015-2016 Junior Teacher Earth Sciences – Utrecht University
Coordination, organization and teaching of various Bachelor’s and Master’s courses, including the co-organization of a new field course for first year Bachelor students in Spain.

2012-2015 MSc Earth Structure and Dynamics

2009-2012 BSc Earth Sciences, Utrecht University


BSc thesis
“Strain analyses in shear zone networks, Cap de Creus area, NE Spain” – Utrecht University

MSc theses
Minor thesis: "In situ formation of sapphire in the Highland Complex, Sri Lanka” – Naturalis Biodiversity Centre, Utrecht University, Curtin University (SHRIMP dating)

Major thesis: “The structural evolution of the Bentong-Raub Zone and the Western Belt around Kuala Lumpur, Peninsular Malaysia” – Utrecht University, University of Malaya