who we are

Erik Postma

Senior lecturer at the Centre for Ecology and Conservation since 2017. Before in the Netherlands (Wageningen and Heteren), Australia (Sydney) and Switzerland (Zurich).

PhD Students

Dugald Foster

Applying evolutionary theories of cooperation to microfinance.

(second supervisor, main supervisors Shakti Lamba and Alex Mesoudi)

Rosie Layfield

The island life in times of change: Disentangling the drivers of variation in natality and mortality among individuals and across time.

(co-supervised with Jane Wills)

MSc, MSci and MRes students

Maisy Inston

Cross-cultural variation in the human perception of bats.

Euan Young

Comparative analysis of heritability.

Past group members

Timothée Bonnet

Currently a post-doc with Loeske Kruuk at the Research School of Biology, The Australian University in Canberra, Australia. For more information, see his personal website.

Simon Evans

Currently working as a postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for Ecology and Conservation at the University of Exeter in Cornwall. More information here.

Nicolas Erzer

Former MSc student.

Xenia Wietlisbach

Former MSc student. Currently PhD student at the University of Zurich

Dominique Waldvogel

Database development and management, lab and field work.

Andres Hagmayer

Former MSc student. Currently PhD student at Wageningen University, The Netherlands.

Anja Bürkli

Currently post-doc at the University of Oxford

Jasmin Winkler

Currently running Ecolytics.

Kathrin Näpflin

Currently post-doc at the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard.

Nina Vasiljevic

Philipp Becker

Former PhD student.

Pirmin Nietlisbach

Former PhD student. Currently a post-doc at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver.

Vicente García Navas Corrales

Former post-doc. Currently post-doc at the Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC, Spain.