Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum Frankfurt

Tertiary Mammals

dr. Ulrike Menz


post-Doc
 

 Ulli Menz

 

Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung
Section Tertiary Mammals
Senckenberganlage 25
60325 Frankfurt
Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 69 / 7542-1275
     Fax: + 49 (0) 69 / 7542-1558

                                                       

 

Research Interests:

  • Human and Primate Evolution
  • Evolution and functional morphology of primate teeth
  • Tooth structure
  • Optical 3D-topometry morphometry and digital image analysis in anthropology
  • Geometric morphometric

Diploma Thesis:  Vergleichende Untersuchungen der hominoiden Zahnsammlung von G.H.R. von Koenigswald aus chinesischen Apotheken (finished in January 2007)

PhD thesis : Evolution and functional variability in bunodont primate molars

 

Stay abroad

  • January 2006 - February 2006 South Africa: “The Cradle of Humankind” (Maropeng): Sterkfontein
  • February 2007 - March 2007 Field Experience in Ethiopia: Galili (Somali Region): Plio-Pleistocene
  • February 2009 - March 2009 Field Experience in Ethiopia: Galili (Somali Region): Plio-Pleistocene
  • December 2010 - February 2011  Botswana: Makghadighadi NP, Moremi NP, Chobe NP
  • July 2012  Field Experience in USA: Bighorn Basin (Wyoming): Eocene
  • July 2013 Fieldwork in Kenya: Karungu (Southern Nyanza): Miocene
 

Publications

2017
MENZ, U.:
Evolution und Funktionsvariabilität von bunodonten Molaren bei Primaten. Dissertation

SCHULTZ, J. A., MENZ, U., WINKLER, D. E., Schulz-Kornas, E., ENGELS, S., KALTHOFF, D. C., ... & SÜDEKUM, K. H.
Modular Wear Facet Nomenclature for mammalian post-canine dentitions. Historical Biology, 1-12.

2015
Shar, S.
and Batsaikhan, N. and Dolch, D. and Gardner, S. and Kullmer, O. and Lebedev, V. S. and Lkhagvasuren, D. and Menz, U. and Samiya, R. and Stubbe, M. and Ansorge, H. (2015) First Report of the Herb Field Mouse, Apodemus uralensis (Pallas, 1811) from Mongolia. Mongolian Journal of Biological Sciences, 13 (1-2). pp. 35-42

2009
HARDT, T., HERKNER, B. & MENZ, U.: Safari zum Urmenschen - Die Geschichte der Menschheit entdecken, erforschen, erleben. - 144 S. (E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart).

MENZ, U.: Safari zum Urmenschen - Hitze, Staub und Homininen. - Natur und Museum 139 (9/10): 302-311.

ENTING, H., HARDT, T. & MENZ, U.: Safari zum Urmenschen - Das Gesicht eines Urahnen. - Natur u. Museum 139(9/10): 316-317.

HARDT, T., HERKNER, B. &  MENZ, U.: Safari zum Urmenschen - Ein Rundgang durch die Ausstellung. - Natur u. Museum 139(9/10): 318-323.


2007
KULLMER, O., MENZ, U.: Menschheit in 3D - Im Focus digitaler Techniken. - Natur u. Museum 137 (11/12): 291-292

2006
KULLMER, O., FIORENZA, L., MENZ, U., TAUSCH, J., TEICHMANN, M., ULHAAS, L., WINZEN, O., SCHULZ, D.: Occlusal Fingerprint Analysis, Dental Tissue Workshop: 2-D and 3-D Insights into Human Evolution, Sept. 20-23, 2006, Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany (Poster).

 

 

 

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