Master Theses 2020

  • Aerne Lucas (2020). Links between substrate structure, aquatic invertebrate communities and brown trout ecology: A case study within and among Swiss streams. (Prof. Dr. Jakob Brodersen, Eawag Kastanienbaum; Prof. Arpat Ozguls, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Akandil Cengiz (2020). Surface Water Dynamics in Kytalyk Nature Reserve in the Northeast Siberian Arctic. (Prof. Dr. Gabriela Schaepman-Strub, Dr. Paul J. Haverkamp, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Carlotti Sandro (2020). Singing Behaviour of the Western Bonelli’s Warbler in Relation to Social and Environmental Factors. (PD Dr. Gilberto Pasinelli, Prof. Dr. Barbara König, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Decurtins Patrizio (2020). Effects of domestic sheep and livestock guarding dogs on native even-toed ungulates in the Swiss Alps (Dr. Kurt Bollmann, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Birmensdorf; Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Graf Valentin (2020). The Expression of Life History Trade-Offs is Context Dependent. (Prof. Dr. Arpat Ozgul, Dr. Maria Paniw, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Haibach Genoveva (2020). Influence of water quality on the larval abundance of the stream-breeding fire salamander. (Prof. Dr. Arpat Ozgul, Dr. Benedikt Schmidt, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Harrison Natasha (2020). Behavioural responses and their consequences on survival and reproduction during dispersal in a cooperative breeder. (Prof. Dr. Arpat Ozgul, Dr. Gabriele Cozzi; in collaboration with Dr. Nino Maag, Dr. Paul Haverkamp, Faculty of Science, University of Zurich; Prof. Dr. André Ganswindt, University of Pretoria, South Africa)
  • Hofmann David D. (2020). On the Move: Dispersal Corridors of African Wild Dogs (Lycaon pictus) in the Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area. (Dominik Behr, Dr. Gabriele Cozzi, Prof. Dr. Arpat Ozgul, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Hug David (2020). The Effect of Oxytocin on Cooperation is Dependent on the Time of Administration. (Prof. Dr. Barbara König, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Knüsel Mara (2020). Abundance and habitat use of Mobula alfredi at an aggregation site in the Philippines. (Joshua Rambahiniarison, Large Marine Vertebrates Research Institute Philippines LAMAVE; Prof. Dr. Arpat OzgulProfs, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Mink Steffen (2020). Seasonal effects of climate change on the demography of a snow vole population. (Prof. Dr. Arpat Ozgul, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Münger Xenia C. T. (2020). Genome-wide analysis of introgression from domestic to a wild goat (Dr. Christine Grossen , Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Schleich Manja (2020). Impacts of pesticide concentrations on amphibian development and survival in natural ponds. (Dr. Benedikt Schmidt, Prof. Dr. Arpat Ozgul, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)
  • Strebel Stefanie (2020). Hot dogs are hungrier: emptier bellies under higher ambient temperatures suggest heat limitation on food intake in the African wild dog Lycaon pictus. (Dr. Ursina Tobler, Prof. Dr. Lukas Keller, University of Zurich, Faculty of Science)