fusanilab

Category: Research


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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Post-doc position: Computational Behavioural Science

Post-Doc position available to study courtship behaviour with computational tools

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Stopover strategies of 12 passerines on Ponza

Resting and sleeping could be the main reason for stopovers

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Using an immune response to measure stress in migrating birds

Leukocyte Coping Capacity (LCC) as a complementary tool to measure stress

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Lean migratory songbirds move more when food is scarce

Studies with captive birds show effects of food availability on locomotor activity

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Energy reserves but not oxidative balance influence sleep

Sleep pattern associated with energy reserves but not oxidative status

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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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Why birds sleep with their head tucked in

A function for sleep in migratory strategies

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Review paper on multimodal courtship displays

Why are many courtship displays so complex?

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