PhD Theses 2017

  • Bachmann Judith Cecilia (2017). Adaptive Divergence across an Elevational Gradient in the Common Frog (Rana temporaria). (PD Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, Prof. Dr. Anssi Laurila, Prof. Dr. Christoph Vorburger, Prof. Dr. Wolf Blanckenhorn, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Busso Juan Pablo (2017). Where to invest? Causes and consequences of trade-offs in the polymorphic black scavenger fly Sepsis Thoracica. (Prof. Dr. Wolf U. Blanckenhorn, Prof. Dr. Barbara König, PD Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Collier Katie Elizabeth (2017). Social Mongoose Vocal Communication: Insights into the Emergence of Linguistic Combinatoriality. (Dr. Simon W. Townsend, Prof. Dr. Marta B. Manser, Prof. Dr. Balthasar Bickel, Prof. Dr. Carolus P. van Schaik, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Giesen Athene (2017). Evolution of reproductive barriers between the two hybridizing sister species Sepsis cynipsea and S. neocynipsea (Diptera: Sepsidae). (Prof. Dr. Wolf U. Blanckenhorn, Prof. Dr. Kentaro Shimizu, Dr. Rie Shimizu-Inatsugi, Dr. Heidi E.L. Tschanz-Lischer, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Gall Gabriella Eva Cristina (2017). Group Coordination and Decision-Making during Foraging in Meerkats (Suricata suicatta). (Prof. Dr. Marta B. Manser, Prof. Dr. Ross Stuart Purves, Dr. Erik Willems, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Khelifa Rassim (2017). Spatiotemporal Pattern of Phenology across Geographic Gradients in Insects. (PD Dr. Josh Van Buskirk, Prof. Dr. Wolf U. Blanckenhorn, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, Dr. Marc Kéry, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • van Moorsel Sofia Julia (2017). Community evolution increases ecosystem functioning and stability. (Prof. Dr. Bernhard Schmid , Prof. Dr. Kentaro K. Shimizu, Marcel GA. van der Heijden, M. van Kleunen, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)