Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum Frankfurt

Historical Geology and Facies

Research interest:

Qie, W., Liang, K., Königshof, P. [eds.] (2019). Devonian palaeoecosystems and palaeoenvironments of South China. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments, 99, 1–142.

Mottequin, B., Slavik, L. & Königshof, P. [eds.] (2017). Climate change and biodiversity patterns in the mid-Palaeozoic – Proceedings-Volume IGCP 596/SDS Meeting Brussels (2015). Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments, 97(3), 367–686.

Becker, R.T., Königshof, P., Brett, C.E. [eds]. (2016). Devonian Climate, Seal Level and Evolutionary Events. Geological Society, London, Special Publication , 432, 1–481.

Suttner, T.J., Kido, E., Königshof, P., Waters, J., Davis, L. & Messner, F. [eds.] (2016). Planet Earth – In Deep Time Palaeozoic Series: Devonian & Carboniferous (Schweizerbart`sche Verlagsbuchhandlung Stuttgart, Germany) 263pp (ISBN 978-3-510-65335-5)

Brett, C.E., Schindler, E., Königshof, P., [eds.] (2011) Sea-level cyclicity, climate change, and bioevents in Middle Devonian marine and terrestrial environments. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 304 (1-2), 1–193. 

Königshof, P. [ed.] (2009) Devonian Change: Case Studies in Palaeogeography and Palaeoecology. Editorial. Geological Society, London, Special Publication, 314, 1–298.

  • Geopark: Dr. Peter Königshof is active on the geopark’s scientific advisory board (a) Lahn-Dill-Westerwald and  (b) Geopark Vogelsberg. Research takes place in cooperation with Hessisches Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie (HLUG), Wiesbaden.

 

Other business:

  • Since 2006: Chairman of the German International Geoscience Programme (IGCP-NC).
  • Since 2006: Member of the scientific advisory board of the German Commision for UNESCO.
  • Head of the Publishing Department (Ressorts Verlags- und Publikationswesen )

Editor-in-Chief:

  • "Abhandlungen der Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung".
  • "Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments" (Springer, Senckenberg)
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