Barbara Tschirren

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Research Interests

Evolutionary ecology, ecophysiology, life-history evolution, phenotypic plasticity, maternal effects, hormones and behaviour, host-parasite interactions, wildlife disease, immunoecology and -genetics


Education and Academic Positions

2011 - 2016 Assistant Professor (SNSF Professorship), Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Switzerland
2009 - 2010 SNSF Advanced Postdoctoral Fellow, Lund University, Sweden
2006 - 2008 SNSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Janggen-Pöhn Postdoctoral Fellow, Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Fellow (APD), University of New South Wales and Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
2002 - 2005 Ph.D. in Evolutionary Ecology, University of Bern, Switzerland
2000 - 2001 Certificate in Higher Education, University of Bern, Switzerland
1999 - 2000 M.Sc. in Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland
1995 - 1999 Study of Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland