Dispersal Route & Communities OLD

Current Habitat: Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute for Aquatic Science and Technology)

FlorianAltermattseminarPhD through University of Zurich
Supervisor: Florian Altermatt
Publications: Hold your horses, we’re just getting started…
hint: bio photos are clickable to find lab/researcher websites



t-1: Latnjajaure, Sweden, and Longyearbyen, Svalbard

alataloCooperMasters thesis through Uppsala University as part of Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Evolution
Supervisors: Juha Alatalo (Uppsala) and Elisabeth Cooper (University of Tromsø)
Thesis Title: Community, Functional Group, and Species Responses to Decades of Warming in the High and Low Arctic
Publications: Forthcoming


t-2: Visby, Gotland, Sweden

alataloKONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERAjagerbrandResearch training at Campus Gotland as part of Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Evolution
Supervisor: Juha Alatalo
Collaborators: Ulf Molau (Gothenburg University) and Annika Jägerbrand (VTI Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute)
Publications: click to see publication list


t-3: Davos, Switzerland

rixenstibor_webWSL-Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF
Masters thesis through Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, as part of Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Evolution
Supervisors: Christian Rixen (SLF) and Herwig Stibor (LMU)


wheelercortesjanoschUnofficial Supervisor: Julia Wheeler (SLF)
Collaborators: Andrés Cortés (Uppsala University) and Janosch Sedlacek (Uni Konstanz)
Thesis Title: Devil in the Details: Microtopographic and Microenvironmental Controls on Salix Herbacea Growth, Reproduction, and Herbivory
Publications: Forthcoming


t-4: Montpellier, France

jourdanchapuisResearch stage at Cirad (French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development) as part of Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Evolution
Supervisors: Hélène Jourdan (Cirad) and Elodie Chapuis (CEFE)
Project: Parthenogenesis and Lack of Inbreeding Depression in Three Laboratory Populations of the Desert Locust, Schistocerca Gregaria


t-5: Eugene, Oregon, USA

bridghamindexlaurelreynoldsResearch Technician/Field Manager, University of Oregon
PI’s: Scott Bridgham and Bart Johnson
Associates: Laurel Pfeifer-Mesiter, Lorien Reynolds, and many others
Publications: Pfeifer-Meister L., Bridgham S.D., Little C.J., Reynolds L., Goklany M.E., and Johnson B.R. (2013). Pushing the limit: experimental evidence of climate effects on plant range distributions. Ecology 94:2131-2137. Abstract here!


t-6: Navarre, Florida, USA

stoddardResearch Technician, University of Florida
Supervisor: Margo Stoddard
Project Title: Perceived Threats and Foraging Behavior of the Santa Rosa Beach Mouse


t-7: Hanover, New Hampshire, USA

irwinBachelors honors thesis and research assistantship at Dartmouth College
Fieldwork at the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Gothic, Colorado
Supervisor: Rebecca Irwin
Thesis Title: The Effects of Mine Disturbance and Contamination on Pollination of Subalpine Wildflowers