Minik Rosing

Minik Rosing
Chair of Geology

Minik Rosing is professor at Geological Museum and Natural History Museum at University of Copenhagen.

He was one of the leaders of the Galathea 3 Expedition - and he is the man behind the analysis of Isua sediment, pointing out that photosynthesis already took place 3.7 billion years ago.

Minik Rosing is also a well-known keynote speaker and author of several books:
"The Journey to the Morning of the Times" (2018)
"My Childhood in Greenland" (2016)
"Alicja Kwade: In Aporie" (2019)
"The World Picture" (2008) with Per Kirkeby and a myriad of scientific articles.

He was recently awarded with one of Denmark's largest communication prizes: Svend Bergsøe Foundation's Intermediary Prize of DKK 100,000.