Sharon Maes

Forskarassistent|Postdoctoral Research Fellow

  • Professional title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Academic title: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Department: Department of Ecotechnology and Sustainable Building Engineering (EHB)
  • Telephone: +46 (0)10-1428504
  • Email:
  • Visitor address: Akademigatan 1, SE-831 25 Östersund
  • Location: Östersund
  • Employee in the subject: Biology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Natural Science, Public Health Science

Postdoctoral researcher at Mid Sweden University
Department of Ecotechnology and Sustainable Building Engineering (EHB)


I am a researcher from Belgium who obtained her PhD in 2018 at the University of Leuven, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering.
My main experience is in microbiology and molecular biology. More specifically, my PhD dissertation discussed biofilms in the food industry and in primary animal production in Belgium.
I moved to Östersund in June 2018 to start on the ECWA-NOR project.

Area of interest

Molecular biology
Food science
Environmental science


ECWA-NOR: E.coli as Indicator for Sustainable Water Management in Northern Oligotrophic Rivers

Research projects



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