Rachael Moore

Rachael, an American PhD student at Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, received her BSc in Earth and Space Sciences from Jacobs University Bremen, Germany and her MSc degree in Palaeobiology from The University of Bristol, UK. Her project within the ABYSS framework includes studying the microbial communities found within crystalline basalts. She has previously worked in slightly different areas, including studying the microfossil structures found within Precambrian stromatolites using microimaging and microanalysis techniques. Additionally she spent time researching foraminifera as an intern at the University of Cambridge, UK and a BSc student researcher at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany.