PhD Candidates


Birkenbach, M.
Land-use effects on pollination services, Pollinator behaviour, Plant-pollinator interactions, Bee health


Cuervo, M.
Pollination ecology of orchids, Floral scents, Sexual deception and floral isolation mechanisms, Chemical ecology in Neotropical plants, Animal-Plant Interactions, Network ecology 


Höfer, R.
Chemical Ecology, Functionail traits, Climate change, Plant-pollinator interactions


Keppner, E.
Evolutionary Ecology, Parental care in burying beetles,  Behavioural Ecology, Sexual conflict


Neumüller, U.
Wild bee Ecology, Community assembly processes, Land use impacts on biodiversity, Agroecology 


Straub, F.
Chemical ecology, Bee health, Land-use effects on wild bees,Pollination 


Weithmann, S.
Forensic Entomology / Chemoecology, Microbiome of decomposing piglet cadavers, Cadaver odor, chemical attraction of necrophilous flies and beetles to vertebrate carrion, decomposition processes