Maria Fossheim

Telefon: 480 64 548

Arbeider med

01.02.2014 –

MIKON Theme 1 co-leader: Knowledge base for an ecosystem-based management, in the Fram Centre Flagship Environmental Impact of Industrial Development in the North.

01.08.2010 – 31.08.2014

Flagship leader (2010-12)/co-leader (2012-14): Ocean Acidification and ecosystems effects in northern waters. Fram – High-North Research Centre on Climate and the Environment .

01.06.2010 – 31.12.2013

NRC-project: Barents Sea Ecosystem Resilience under global environmental change (BarEcoRe)

01.06.2009 –

Research scientist , Institute of Marine Research, Tromsø, Norway
(Secretariat of the Monitoring group, until 31.12.2010.)

2007 – 2010

Teaching at the University of Tromsø, Norway (responsible for the marine part of the course: Environmental monitoring)

01.08.2007 – 31.05.2009

Adviser, Institute of Marine Research, Tromsø, Norway
(Administrating, coordinating and reporting of research results within the Secretariat of the Monitoring group for the Norwegian ecosystem-based management plan for the Barents Sea)

Curriculum Vitae

Publications:

Kortsch, S., Primicerio, R., Fossheim, M. , Dolgov, A. & Aschan, M. (in press) Climate change alters the strucure of arctic marine food webs due to poleward shifts of boreal generalists. Proc R Soc Lond (Biol).

Fossheim, M. , Primicerio, R., Johannesen, E., Ingvaldsen, R. Aschan, M. & Dolgov, A. (2015) Recent warming leads to a rapid borealization of fish communities in the Arctic. Nature Climate Change 5: 673-678.

Sætra, G. & Fossheim, M. (2015) Fisk på flyttefot. Ottar 1: 9-16 (popular science magazine, in Norwegian).

Fossheim, M. , Sunnanå, K. & Sætra, G. (2014) Ti år med økosystemtokt avdekker endringer i Barentshavet. In: Bakketeig et al. (eds.) Havforskningsrapporten 2014. Fisken og havet, særnr. 1-2014: 111-113 (annual status report for Norwegian waters, in Norwegian).

Aschan, M., Fossheim, M. , Greenacre, M. & Primicerio, R. (2013) Change in fish community structure in the Barents Sea. PLoS ONE 8(4): e62748. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062748.

Johannesen, E., Høines, Å, Dolgov, A. & Fossheim, M. (2012) Demersal fish assemblages and spatial diversity patterns in the Arctic-Atlantic transition zone in the Barents Sea. PLoS ONE 7(4): e34924. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034924.

Arneberg, P., van der Meeren, G., Lorentsen, S.-H. & Fossheim, M. (2009) Dominoeffekter i Barentshavet; prosessene rundt svingningene i loddebestanden. Naturen 5: 252-258 (popular science magazine, in Norwegian).

Pedersen, T. & Fossheim, M. (2008) Diet of 0-group stages of capelin ( Mallotus villosus ), herring ( Clupea harengus ) and cod ( Gadus morhua ) during spring and summer in the Barents Sea. Marine Biology 153: 1037-1046.

Fossheim, M. & Primicerio, R. (2008) Habitat choice by marine zooplankton in a high-latitude ecosystem. Marine Ecology Progress Series 364: 47-56

Fossheim, M. , Nilssen, E. & Aschan, M. (2006) Fish assemblages in the Barents Sea. Marine Biology Research 2: 260-269.

Fossheim, M. , Tande, K.S., Semenova, T. & Timonin, A. (2006) Capelin larvae ( Mallotus villosus ) and zooplankton off the coast of northern Norway. Journal of Plankton Research 28(6): 585-595.

Fossheim, M. , Zhou, M., Tande, K.S., Pedersen, O.-P., Zhu, Y. & Edvardsen, A. (2005) Interactions between biological and environmental structures along the coast of northern Norway. Marine Ecology Progress Series 300: 147-158.

Theses:

Fossheim, M. (2006) Spatial structure of capelin ( Mallotus villosus ) larvae and zooplankton off the coast of northern Norway. Dr. scient. thesis. Norwegian College of Fishery Science, University of Tromsø, Norway.

Fossheim, M. (2000) Sammensetting og fordeling av fisk i det sørvestlige Barentshavet i perioden 1997-1999. (Composition and distribution of fishes in the south-western Barents Sea in the period 1997-1999.) Cand. scient. thesis. Norwegian College of Fishery Science, University of Tromsø, Norway (in Norwegian).

Reports:

Fossheim, M. (ed.) (2010) Forvaltningsplan Barentshavet – Indikatorrapport fra overvåkingsgruppen 2010

Sunnanå, K., Fossheim, M. & Olseng, C.D. (ed.) (2010) Forvaltningsplan Barentshavet – rapport fra overvåkingsgruppen 2010. Fisken og Havet, særnr. 1 b-2010. 111 pp.

Sunnanå, K., Fossheim, M. & van der Meeren, G.I. (2009) Forvaltningsplan Barentshavet – rapport fra overvåkingsgruppen 2009. Fisken og Havet, særnr. 1 b-2009. 125 pp.

Sunnanå, K. & Fossheim, M. (2008) Forvaltningsplan Barentshavet – rapport fra overvåkingsgruppen 2008. Fisken og Havet, særnr. 1 b-2008. 95 pp.

Prosjekter