Academic staff and Postdocs

  Dr. Mark Gillingham
MHC and sexual selection, Heterozygosity-fitness correlation, Avian gut microbiome, Next generation sequencing, Greater flamingos
  Dr. Sebastian Menke
Bacterial communities, Host-bacteria associations and coevolutionary processes, Human-wildlife conflict, Impact of livestock farming on wildlife species
  Dr. Karina Montero
Behavioural ecology, Social behaviour, Movement ecology, Conservation genetics
  Dr. Nadine Mueller-Klein
Evolutionary ecology
  Dr. Alice Risely
Role of pathogens and symbionts in shaping host fitness, Relationship between gut microbiota and animal physiology, Role of migratory animals as vectors for pathogens, Mechanisms by which animal behaviour shapes disease transmission, Population dynamics of migratory and nomadic species
  Dr. Pablo S. C. Santos
Behavioral mechanisms driving MHC diversity in wildlife, Evolutionary genetics of invasive species, Influence of chemosensory genes on behavior, Comparative analysis of large genomic regions among vertebrates

Dr. Nina Schwensow
Host-pathogen co-evolution, Virus evolution, MHC and sexual selection, Evolutionary genetics of invasive species, Evolution of host disease resistance and virulence, Population genetics

  apl Prof. Dr. Marco Tschapka
Community ecology of neotropical nectar-feeding bats, plant - animal interactions and pollination ecology
  Dr. Wasimuddin
Molecular ecology, Gut microbiome genomics, Host-parasite co-evolution