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

Samar Ensenbach

Doctoral candidate

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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


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%

Work experience

Business English/ESL lecturer
2011 – 2019
Wissenschaftspark, VHS, Lektorat Fremdsprachen der Uni Kiel, Schilling Fremdsprachen, DFDS, Kolenda Institute, DAA, Wirtschafts Akademie Kiel, Technische Akademie Nord; McFarlane language Institute, Lernstudio, LTC, SWA, etc, Kiel, Germany

2010 – 2011
Farabi international institute of higher education (IUI), Karaj, Iran

2005 – 2008
Azad University of Tehran North Branch, Faculty of Engineering, Tehran, Iran

Scientific Editor-Translation:
May – December 2009
Donya –ye-Vahsh magazine (wildlife journal), Tehran, Iran zum Anfangrs` ecology, Persian Cats (2009 – 2010)

Passed courses and certificates

  • Ökotoxikologie und Umweltschadenstoffe, UKSH Kiel, SoSe 2017
  • Data Management for Scientists Workshop, Geomar, Kiel, Germany, March 2017
  • Paper Writing Principles Course, Geomar Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research, Kiel, Germany, SoSe, 2016
  • DSH2, OBS: (C1)78%, German academic certificate, Kiel University, Germany, Feb 2016
  • IELTS, Academic OBS: 7,5, Azad University Tehran, Iran, 2011
  • Erasmus Summer School “ecological status of lake Durowskie”, Pozana, Poland 2012 Intensive Course Marine Ecosystems, Sylt, Germany, Oct. 2011
  • GIS courses: Azad University, Tehran, Iran: spring 2007 & CAU Kiel 2012
  • ICDL: Azad University, faculty of engineering, Tehran, Iran, Spring 2007Cats (2009 – 2010)

Scholarships and conferences

Scholarship for Erasmus Summer school ecological status of lake Durowskie, Pozana, Poland 2012

Presenting Poster: renewable energy potentials for Easter island, Dithmarschen museum, Germany, March 2013

Participating Conferences:

  • International Environmental Ethics Conference, Kiel, Germany, June 2015
  • Sustainability and Renewable Energies Conference, Kiel, Germany 2014
  • 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

Memberships and blogs

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

Blogger in field of Environmental Protection:

Presentations and researches

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, biotoxics 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, Bioremediation of Nympha alba, Aloe vera a herbal medicine, ornithological reproduction systems, wildcats, parkplanning methods in Iran, life-cycle 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 (2009 – 2010)