Dr. rer. nat. Samar Ensenbach (née Shafiei)

Samar Ensenbach

sshafiei@ecology.uni-kiel.de

Research interests

  • Intergrative ecosystem and landscape research
  • Ecosystem servics
  • Comparative study of ecological and environmnetal parameters
  • Natural resources and environmental protection
  • Ecotoxicological and anthropological impacts on the ecosystems

Education

May 2017 – Nov 2020
PhD: Development of Colony Collapse Disorder in Honeybees in Schleswig-Holstein and its relations to the beekeeping methods
Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Germany

March 2017
Master of Science: Environmental Management
University: Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Germany
Thesis: Colony Collapse Disorder in Honeybees: Causes and Effects
GPA: 1.7

2005 – 2009
Bachelor of Science: Environmental engineering -Natural resources
University: Azad University, North Tehran Branch
Thesis: A Comparative Study of Natural Monuments in Iran (grade: 99%)
GPA: 80%

Winter 2004 – Summer 2005
Pre-university: Natural and Experimental Sciences
College: Etrat pre-university education center
GPA: 72%

Winter 2001 – Summer 2004
Diploma: Natural and Experimental Sciences
Highschool: Shahid Beheshti State School of Talents
GPA: 92%

Teaching Experience

Business English, Preparation for EfB exam + BE for secretaries), January 2013 – 2019

  • Volkshochschule, Kiel, Germany
  • Wissenschaftspark, Kiel, Germany  
  • DAA Neumuenster, Germany  
  • FAW Kiel, Germany  
  • SWA Kiel, Germany  
  • Wirtschaftsakademie Kiel (WAK) Kiel, Germany   
  • Citti Park, Kiel, Germany   
  • Vater company schwentinental, Germany

 
Technical-Economic English  

  • Lernstudio Kiel, Germany, 2015 – 2016  
  • DAA Kiel, Germany, spring – summer 2015  
  • Schilling Fremdsprachen institute, Kiel, Germany, 2012 – 2018
  • Thales, Kiel Germany, 2014 – 2015  
  • DFDS, Kiel, Germany, August 2013 – November 2014   
  • McFarlane Language Institute, Kiel, Germany, 2013 – 2014  
  • LTC Languahe Training Co, Kiel, Germany, 2014  
  • Technical Academy Nord, Kiel, Germany, June 2013  
  • Kolenda language institute, Kiel, Germany: October 2011 – August 2013  
  • Professional English conversation for the justice ministry staff, Neumuenster, Germany, February 2012 – 2013  

 
English as a second language and IELTS Preparation Courses

  • Lernstudio, Kiel, Germany, spring 2015 – winter 2016  
  • Bartar language institute,Tehran, Iran September 2010 – February 2011  
  • Kosar Language institute, Karaj, Iran, July – October 2011  
  • Negin-melal Language institute, Karaj, Iran, July – October 2011  


Private Tutoring, 2010 – 2011  

  • Farabi international institute of higher education (IUI), Karaj, Iran  
  • Kousha University of Applied Science and Technology, Karaj, Iran, March 2010 – October 2011   
  • Nashre sokhan English institute, Karaj, Iran, winter 2010  
  • Jihad language institute, Tehran, Iran, winter 2007  
  • Azad University of Tehran North Branch, Faculty of Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 2005 – 2008


Persian as a foreign language

  • Volkshochschule, Kiel, summer 2018

Job Experience

Science editor and journalist  
Donya –ye-Vahsh magazine (wildlife journal), Tehran, Iran, May – December 2009

Translator  
Donya_ye_Vahsh monthly journal (wildlife journal), Tehran, Iran, May – December 2009

Passed Courses and Certificates

  • MS Excel course, Kiel, Summer 2018
  • Ecotoxicology and Environmental Hazards, UKSH Kiel, SS 2017
  • Data Management for Scientists Workshop, Geomar, Kiel, Germany, March 2017  
  • Paper Writing Principles Course, Geomar Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research, Kiel, Germany, SS 2016  
  • DSH2, OBS: (C1) 78%, German academic certificate, Kiel University, Germany, February 2016  
  • Business German Course, CAU Kiel, Germany, winter 2015 – 2016  
  • LCCI Business English teacher training certificate, Kiel University, Germany, January 2016
  • German Courses (bis Oberstufe): Kiel University, Kiel, Germany, October 2011 – February 2014
  • Business English Course, CAU Kiel, Germany, 2014  
  • Erasmus Summer School “ecological status of lake Durowskie”, Pozana, Poland 2012
  • Intensive Course Marine Ecosystems, Sylt, Germany October 2011
  • German Courses: Goethe Institute, Karaj, Iran, August 2009 – December 2010
  • IELTS, Academic OBS: 7,5, Azad University Tehran, Iran, 2011
  • GIS courses: Azad University, Tehran, Iran: spring 2007 & CAU Kiel 2012
  • T.T.C. (Teacher Training Course): Safir institute, Tehran, Iran, 2006
  • ICDL computer courses: Azad University, faculty of engineering, Tehran, Iran, Spring 2007
  • English Courses: Karaj, Iran, 1997 – 2006

Scholarships, Conferences and Achievements

  • Presenting Poster:  Colony Collapse Disorder in Honeybees in Schleswig-Holstein, Life Sciences Nord, Kiel, Germany, November 2017
  • International Environmental Ethics Conference, Kiel, Germany, June 2015  
  • Sustainability and Renewable Energies Conference, Kiel, Germany 2014  
  • Poster: renewable energy potentials for Easter island, Dithmarschen museum, Germany, March 2013  
  • Scholarship for Erasmus Summer school ecological status of lake Durowskie, Pozana, Poland 2012  
  • Green Technologies Conference, Tehran University, Iran, 2009  
  • Environmental Engineering conference, Tehran, Iran, 2009  
  • Asiatic cheetah conservation conference, Karaj, Iran, 2009   
  • Protected Areas conference, Tehran, Iran, 2009  
  • Iran's wildlife conference, Tehran, Iran, 2007  
  • Hydrology conference, Azad University, Tehran, Iran, 2006  
  • Scientific Rewards conference (Chemistry), Karaj, Iran, 2003  
  • Achieving Second place in Chemical research competition, Beheshti high school Karaj, 2003  
  • Achieving first place in Foreign languages (English) Olympiad, Tehran province, 2001  
  • Achieving first place in Scientific competitions, Karaj, Iran, Spring 1996 

Memberships

  • Member of the international “Asiatic Cheetah conservation” NGO, Tehran, Iran, since 2009  
  • Member of “Green pulse of life“ Environmental NGO, Tehran, Iran, 2008 – 2009  
  • Member of The Environmental protection society, Tehran, Iran, since 2008  
  • Member of Land supporters NGO, 2008 – present

Presentation, Papers and Researches

Christian Albrechts University of Kiel 2011 – 2014  
A comparative Study of Renewable Energies in Germany Vs. Iran with an Overview on Transition Towns, lake management measurements, freshwater bioindicators, succession trends in ecosystems, mangrove threats in Iran, quantifying cultural services of ecosystems, renewable energies, biotoxins in the environment, grassland and forest measurements, bioremediation, olive oil waste water treatment suggestions, evaluation of cultural services of ecosystems, potential of renewable energies for Easter island, Colony Collapse Disorder in Honeybees, Organizing and presenting the Nowruz international cultural event  
 
Azad University of Tehran, North Branch 2005 – 2009  
Bioremediation of Nympha alba, Aloe vera an herbal medicine, ornithological reproduction systems, wildcats, parkplanning methods in Iran, lifecycle of Fasciola hepatica, a comparative study of natural monuments of Iran, risk assessment, green economics
 
Wildlife Journal (Donya ye Vahsh) Tehran, Iran   
Classification and ecology of turtles, brown bears ecology, Persian Cats (2010)