About Doctor Anna

Doctor Anna is a Swedish biologist, science communicator, and green roof consultant living in Berlin, Germany. She studied at the University of Cambridge, Max-Planck Institute, and received her doctorate from Stockholm University.

Her company Anna’s Imaginarium GmbH & Co. KG provides green roof consultancy & science communication/content marketing services.

Doctor Anna has the vocabulary of a highly educated sailor and is involved in the Berlin fetish and BDSM scene.

Dr. Anna Zakrisson on LinkedIn.

Curriculum Vitae


EXPERIENCE

  • OWNER, ANNA’S IMAGINARIUM GMBH & CO. KG.
    Science communication using art as a language under the brand: Doctor Anna’s Imaginarium.

    Performances:
    A Man Hanged (opera) with Joa Helgesson
    Collaborations with Opera Beast

  • VICE PRESIDENT OF EUROPEAN AFFAIRS, GREEN ROOF DIAGNOSTICS
    Green roof research for future sustainable cities.

  • Science & Kink (an app is released in March 2021): 
    100,000 followers over social media (current).

  • Consulting for the green roof industry.
    Example clients: Arcadis, Fraunhofer Venture, Purple-Roof, and Sempergreen USA (current).

  • 2015 – 2018
    VP OF CONTENT MARKETING, ZAGENO

  • 2014 – 2015
    SCIENTIFIC COLLABORATOR, CHARITÉ UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

  • 2014 – 2015
    GUEST RESEARCHER, LEIBNIZ INSTITUTE FOR INLAND FISHERIES

 

EDUCATION

  • 2015. PH.D. & PH.L., STOCKHOLM UNIVERSITY
    Marine ecology with focus on nutrient cycles, and microbiology.

  • 2005. DIPL. BIOL., MAX-PLANCK INSTITUTE FOR PLANT BREEDING RESEARCH
    The genetics of circadian rhythms in plants.

  • 2005. MA (CANTAB.), CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

  • 2004. BA CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

 

SKILLS

  • Creative scientist.
  • Long experience working with cross-topic teams.
  • SEO/marketing expert.

 

ACTIVITIES

Expeditions

  • Sargasso Eel Expedition (2014), R/V Dana, DTU Aqua, Denmark – two months research trip across the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Aldebaran (2013) – Plastic in Rivers and the Marine Realm – Public outreach and research expedition with focus on microplastic.
  • M/S Fyrbyggaren, R/V Aurelia (2007-2011) – over 30 Baltic Sea expeditions.
  • Ecuador NW Butterfly Expedition (2002)

 

Awards

  • ASLO Travel Award (2015)
  • Sainsbury Studentship in Plant Sciences (Gatsby) – academic excellence
  • Nuffield Foundation Undergraduate Bursary (2003) – academic excellence
  • Cambridge European Trust (2001) – academic excellence
  • Harris Science and Engineering Bursary 2001, 2002, and 2003.
  • George Bidder Grant 2002, 2003 – Collegiate award.
  • Roll Award 2003

 

Memberships

Publications List