The Team

Ship Location

E Pacific Ocean

Silke Wetzel

Photo of Silke Wetzel
Max-Planck-Institute for Marine Microbiology

Silke Wetzel is a biological technician in the Symbiosis department of the Max-Planck-Institute for Marine Microbiology in Bremen, Germany. Silke is supporting scientists with their research, mainly focusing on the exploration of symbiotic marine animals like bivalves, snails and gutless oligochaetes.

Silke Wetzel completed her vocational training in 1999 at the technical college in Oldenburg, Germany, as a state certified biological technician.

"I'm excited to be part of a team that is exploring the symbiotic communities living in our oceans!"


Silke Wetzel participated in the following expeditions aboard E/V Nautilus.