Dr. Guillaume Dupont-Nivet
CNRS - Geosciences Rennes UMR-CNRS 6118
263 Avenue du General Leclerc Campus de Beaulieu
Bat.15 CS 74205, 35042 Rennes Cedex France
Currently at: University of Potsdam
Institute of Earth and Environmental Science
14476 Potsdam-Golm Germany
2011-2012 Habilitation thesis, Rennes Univ., France.
1998-2002 Ph.D. Geosciences, University of Arizona, USA. Supervision Pr. R.F. Butler.
1995-1996 M.S. Geology, Univ. Rennes, France. Supervision Prs. A. Chauvin & P. Roperch.
1993-1995 B.S. Geophysics, Paris 7/IPGP, Paris, France.
1991-1993 B.S. Physics, Strasbourg, France.
GRANTS & AWARDS
2015-2020 (PI) ERC Consolidator, MAGIC Monsoons in Asia caused Greenhouse to Icehouse Cooling, European Research Council, 2000 k€
2014-2017 (co-PI) Cai Yuanpei French-China exchange program (with Z. GUO, Peking U., M. Jolivet and M. Jolivet, Rennes U.), Northern Tibetan Plateau margin during India-Asia collision, French ministry of foreign affairs - China Scholarship Council, 40 k€
2014-2015 (PI) Guest fellowship for advanced researcher (with M. Strecker and E. Sobel at Postdam U.), Sea retreat during the Indo-Asia collision: Cause and impact, Alexander von Humboldt foundation, Germany, 72 k€
2013-2018 (co-PI) Research fellowship (with S. Guillot, Grenoble U. and K. Schulman, Strasbourg U.), DSP-TIBET Probing Deep and Surface Processes in Central Tibet. Agence National de la Recherche, ANR, France, 240 k€
2013-2016 (PI) Postdoc fellowship (position of Dr. M. Sier) Climate Impact on Human Evolution: Age Calibration of Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project. Open competition grant of the Netherlands organization for scientific research, NWO, 200 k€
2013-2016 (Associate Partner) International Training Network project (with PI Y. Najman, Lancaster U.), iTECC investigating Tectonic-Erosion-Climate Coupling, FP7-PEOPLE-ITN-2012
2012-2015 (PI) Marie Curie Career Integration Grant, HIRESDAT High-resolution dating of sedimentary archives, tools and applications, FP7-PEOPLE-2011, 100 k€. Career Integration Grant.
2012-2016 (Associate Partner) International Continental Drilling Project (with PI A. Cohen and 20 associate partners), Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project, co-funding ICDP/NSF.
2012-2015 (co-Pi) Research fellowship (with PI P. Lanos, Rennes U.) CHRONOMODEL Chronological modeling and software development for data processing in archaeology and Earth sciences, Agence National de la Recherche, France, 125 k€.
2011 & 2012 (PI) Research support in Kirghizstan and Tajikistan (with C. Ormukov, Seismological Institute of Kirghizstan and J. Aminov, Academy of Science of Tajikistan), Paleogene sea retreat from central Asia and concomitant Asian paleoenvironmental change, Darius Program, Petroleum Industry Consortium, 18 k€
2011-2014 (PI) Cai Yuanpei French-China exchange program (with Z. GUO, Peking U., M. Jolivet and J.-N. Proust, Rennes U.), Cause, age and consequences of the sea retreat out of Asia, French ministry of foreign affairs - China Scholarship Council, 40 k€
2010-2014 (Associate Partner) Continental Dynamic Programme Grant (with PI P. Kapp, U. of Arizona and 15 associate partners), Collaborative Research: The suturing process: Insight from the India-Asia collision zone, National Science Foundation, 73 k$
2010 (PI) Utrecht Seminar Grant, Asian climate and Tectonics seminar, Utrecht U., 15 k€
2008 (PI) Van Gogh French-Dutch exchange program (with J.L. Bouchez, Toulouse U. and M. Dekkers, Utreht U.). High field anisotropy of hematite and goethite. French ministry of foreign affairs - Netherlands organization for scientific research, 8 k€
2008-2014 (PI) ‘Vidi’ Individual fellowship, Is the collision between India and Asia responsible for global climate cooling? Netherlands organization for scientific research, NWO, 600 k€
2007, 8 & 9 (PI) Exchange travel grants, Netherlands organization for scientific research and National Science Foundation China, NWO-NSFC, 12 k€
2005-2008 (PI) 'Veni' Individual fellowship, Coupling geodynamic to climatic changes during Tibetan uplift, Netherlands organization for scientific research, NWO, 200 k€.
2003-2005 (PI) Marie Curie Individual fellowship, Timing of Tibetan plateau uplift and related climate change, IHP-MCIF-99-1, 140 k€
2004, 5 & 6 (PI) Chinese visitor grants, Netherlands organization for scientific research, NWO, 9 k€
2012 Young Researcher Installation Award, Rennes Métropole, 40 k€
2002 Outstanding Student Research Award, Geological Society of America, 2.5 k$
2001 Tom Hedrick Structure - Tectonic Award, Arizona Geodaze Symposium, 0.8 k$