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Category: Announcements


Show me how you sleep and I will tell you how much heat you lose

Heat loss during sleep in migratory warblers

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Head of Biochemistry Laboratory at FIWI

We seek highly motivated applicants with a PhD in Biochemistry or related disciplines and experience in multiple methodologies (protein purification, western blots, enzyme assays, hormone analyses, GC-MS, HPLC), preferably related to animal physiology. Previous experience in managing a laboratory, overseeing technicians and training students is desirable.

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Ig Nobel Prize Winners 2020

The Chinese Alligator (Alligator sinensis) that participated in the Heliox – study that won the Ig Nobel Prize 2020.

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MSc project in behavioural biology and migratory bird physiology

We are looking for a motivated Master/Diploma student who would like to gain experience and knowledge on migratory physiology and behavioural biology. The student will be based in the Fusani’s lab a highly vibrant and constantly expanding research environment. The…

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Corticosterone in feathers is affected by tropical forest management

Corticosterone in feathers as potential mediator of carry‐over effects of silvicultural practices

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Our study on courtship featured in ‘Der Standard’

The newspaper “Der Standard” has published an article by Susanne Strnadl featuring our ongoing project Comparative Aesthetics funded by the WWTF. You can read the full article (in German) by following this link.

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MSc project available: How personality and sex influence problem solving in a highly social fish

We are looking for a motivated student interested in a Master’s project in Behavioural Biology and Cognition using a social cichlid (Neolamprologus pulcher) from Lake Tanganyika. The thesis will be part of the WWTF funded project: “Coping with change: Investigating…

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MSc projects in migratory bird physiology available for spring 2020

We are currently recruiting two MSc students for exploring physiological and behavioural aspects of bird migration in spring 2020. The project will start in February 2020 and the students’ availability for continuous fieldwork on the island of Ponza in Italy from…

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Bald Ibis: Migration and data collection successfully completed

An update on the project progresses

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Andrea Ferretti wins prize for best talk

Best oral presentation at the meeting of the European Ornithologists’ Union

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