About our lab

Our lab is based at the Konrad Lorenz Institute of Ethology of the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, and at the Department of Cognitive Biology, University of Vienna. The lab was created thanks to a special grant of the Austrian…

Research

We study several aspects of avian biology, from migration physiology to sexual selection, both in the laboratory and in the field. A unifying feature of our research is the broad approach that includes both proximate and ultimate questions. Besides long-term…

Join us

We are accepting applications for internships, Bachelor, and Master dissertations. When available, job openings for specific projects are listed in the Blog page and appear in the right sidebar. If you are interested in coming to our lab for a…

Stopover Strategies in the Sahara

Migratory songbirds use diverse strategies during stopover to cross the Sahara Desert.

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Ponza 2019 started!

Fieldwork on spring migrants is ongoing in Ponza

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Crowdfunding campaign for an exciting project on migration flights!

Why do birds fly in V-formations? Help us to find out!

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