Institute of Evolution and Ecology (EvE)


Name Function When? Where now?
Shirley Deng PhD student 2015-2019  
Caroline Lou Visiting student 2019 Back at McGill University
Elodie Kugler Volunteer 2018-2019 Biology student at Uni Tübingen
Brigitte Hinderer Secretary -2019 Enjoying her retirement
Jutta Bloschies Technician 2013-2018  
Franz Oberwinkler Emeritus 1974-2008 Professor Oberwinkler passed away in March 2018
Anna Lampei-Bucharova Postdoc 2013-2018 Assistant professor at University of Münster
Javier Morente Visiting PhD student 2017  
Zhiyong Liao CSC Postdoc 2016-2017 Assistant professor at XTBG in China
Sigisfredo Garnica Postdoc 1998-2017 Professor of Mycology at Universidad Austral de Chile
Dr. Yan Sun SNF Postdoc 2016-2017 Postdoc at University of Fribourg
Samuel Hamard Intern 2017 PhD student at University of Toulouse
Ramon Diaz Grados Visiting student 2017 back at University of Barcelona
Liliana Szczeparska Visiting student 2017 Back at University of Warsaw
Shujuan Wei Teach@Tübingen fellow 2016-2017 Back at Fudan University
Angelika Honold Senior lecturer 1984-2017 retired
Ingrid Astfalk Gardener 2013-2016 Gärtnerei Stephan, Tübingen
Kai Riess Postdoc 2013-2015 University of Koblenz-Landau
Barbara Piškur Guest scientist 2014-2015 Gozdarsky Inštitutt Slovenia
Rob Colautti Postdoc 2015 Assistant Professor at Queen's University, Canada
PD Dr. Robert Bauer Senior lecturer 1983-2014 Robert passed away in September 2014
Luisa Conti Visiting PhD student 2014 PhD student at Università Roma Tre
Inga Hiiesalu Guest scientist 2013-2014 Plant Ecology lab at University of Tartu
Délfida Rodríguez Justaviano Postdoc 2011-2013  

Bachelor and Master theses

Name Degree When? Thesis Title
Katrin Mayer BSc 2019 Impacts of nutrient variability on invasibility of an artificial annual plant community
Leah Kirchhoff BSc 2019 Plant-soil feedbacks play a minor role in explaining intraspecific phenotypic variation under natural conditions
Elisabeth Lang BSc 2019 Differential effects of the endophytic fungus Serendipita herbamans on germination of herbaceous plant species
Jannik Kohl BSc 2019 The effect of hybridization on seed germination in two closely related Campanula species in the European Alps
Franziska Werner BSc 2019 Germination behaviour of Thlaspi arvense under different environmental conditions
Mara Breit BSc 2019 Colonisation intensity of Serendipita herbamans in seedlings of riparian plants
Clarissa Zell BSc 2018 Herbaria indicate decline of rare orchids in Baden-Württemberg
Eva Weber BSc 2018

The influence of cultivation of wild flowers on their stress tolerance

Mirjam Peters MSc 2017 Klimawandel und phänologische Verschiebungen - eine Herbariumstudie
Robert Rauschkolb MSc 2017 Does ex situ cultivation of rare plants species in botanical gardens lead to loss of adaptation to the wild?
Patrick Gebbert MSc 2017 Ausbreitungsgeschichte invasiver Pflanzenarten in Baden-Württemberg anhand von Herbarbelegen
Lisa Kuechen BSc 2017 Competitive ability and invasive potential of ornamental sunflower cultivars
Anna Eiperle BSc 2017 Responses of wild and cultivated sunflowers to temperature variability
Rebekka Ziegler BSc 2017 Cryptic diversity in Microbotyrum pinguiculae on Pinguicula species: M. alpinum sp. nov. and M. liroi sp. nov.
Miriam Dürr MSc 2017 Assisted migration: a species-specific matter
Rouven Nagel BSc 2017 Agricultural production of wild plant seeds causes trait changes within few generations
Melissa Sehrt BSc 2017 Diversity of urban grasslands: Effect of reduced mowing frequency on plants and pollinators.
Anna Kirschbaum MSc 2017 Effects of genetic diversity and nutrient supply on community invasibility
Jonathan von Oppen MSc 2017 Tea Time On the Summits: Leaf litter decomposition in the Alpine environment
Janine Spreuer BSc 2016 Ektomykorrhizapilze in Kiefernplantagen im Páramo von Ecuador
Jens Lüchow BSc 2016 Influence of canopy cover, habitat, population density and population size on seed size of Alliaria petiolata
Florian Joos BSc 2016 Ecological significance of biotic interactions for ecosystem restoration
Hanna Walter BSc 2015 Climatic drivers of seed size and seed shape of garlic mustard in the native and introduced range
Annamaria Achtzehn BSc 2015 Exotic ornamentals: potential invaders under future climate?
Sonja Winter BSc 2014 Diversity, distribution and composition of belowground fungi associated with Fallopia japonica (Houtt.) Ronse Decraene
Dorothea Mosandl BSc 2014 Lichtmikroskopische und molekulare Untersuchungen der Mykorrhizierung von Páramo-Pflanzen in Süd-Ecuador
Niklas Samuel BSc 2014 Impact of Precipitation Change and Competition on Arabidopsis thaliana Ecotypes
Arin Ali MSc 2014 Species and tissue specificity of fungal endophytes in biological and conventional crop farming
Jan Helbach MSc 2014 Soil biota and community resistance to invasion under increased environmental variability
Pascal Nassal MSc 2013 Ectomycorrhizal fungal communities associated with roots of Bistorta vivipara populations along an altitudinal gradient