Sonia CHAABANEFRB-CESAB Postdoc
Pôle Science et communautés de recherche
Rattachée au projet FRB-Cesab Forcis
Sonia Chaabane joined CESAB in January 2020 as a postdoc on the FORCIS project. She is based at CEREGE (Aix-en-Provence), within the Climate research group. Her main missions are the management, standardization and homogenization of the global living planktonic foraminifera database, the improvements of the calibration of the foraminiferal models (e.g. FORAMCLIM) and / or to develop other modeling approaches with the group members.
Sonia Chaabane holds a master’s degree in environmental engineering and pursued a doctoral thesis at the University of Sfax, Tunisia, in collaboration with the University Autonoma of Barcelona, Spain and the CNR-ISMAR of Bologna, Italy. Her PhD subject aimed to explore the geochemistry of Mediterranean red coral Corallium rubrum for paleoceanographic reconstructions.