Senckenberg German Entomological Institute
Due to the broad scope of our questions, our research projects are quite holistic, integrating fieldwork, alpha taxonomy, phylogenetic comparative methods, spatial ecology, ecological biogeography and bioinformatics. Further, in recognition of the impacts of habitat loss and climate change on biodiversity, many of these projects have conservation goals and implications.
We are always looking for highly motivated undergrad / grad students. You are welcome to get in touch for collaborations.
Our research program includes three primary areas: