PhD students

209 records
Lastname Firstname Social University E-Mail Theme of thesis Director of thesis Defence year
ABRAHAM Leen Nanchira UNINE E-Mail Genome wide dissection of effector gene regulation Daniel Croll 2022
ALILA Okinyi UNIBE E-Mail Killifish ecology Professor Ole Seehausen
ALMEIDA RODRIGUES Marisa UNIFR E-Mail The physiological and metabolic basis of the fecundity/longevity trade-off in Drosophila Thomas Flatt
ÁLVAREZ-OCAÑA Raquel UNIL E-Mail Evolution of Olfactory Pathways in Drosophilids Richard Benton
AMARAL Maria João UNIFR E-Mail Molecular basis of adaptive phenotypic convergence in tropical Stone Oaks (Lithocarpus: Fagaceae) Christian Lexer
Charles Cannon
ANÇAY Laurie UNIL E-Mail Influence of preen gland secretions on the microbial fauna on barn owl’s feathers Prof. Alexandre Roulin
Dr. Luis Martín San José García
ANGELERI Romain UNIBE E-Mail Study of the saproxylic beetle communities in the habitat of the White-backed woodpecker (Dendrocopos leucotos) in Central europe. Raphaël Arlettaz
Thibault Lachat
ANGIOLANI Francesca UNIBE E-Mail Reproductive ecology of tropical glass frogs Eva Ringler
ANTUNES Diogo UNIBE E-Mail Epigenetic transmission of early-environment effects across generations
ANWAR Ijaz UNIL E-Mail Consanguinity and its impact on forensic evaluation of traces. Prof. Franco Taroni 2022
ASSE Daphné UNIL E-Mail Understand and predict the response of mountain forest to climate change. Contributions of a citizen science program. Antoine Guisan & Christophe Randin
AUGUGLIARO Claudio UNIL E-Mail Status and Conservation of snow leopard in NW Mongolia: threats, potential population size and potential distribution Philippe Christe
Fridolin Zimmermann
BACHMANN SALVY Marianne UNIGE E-Mail Genetic and epigenetic changes in mammal populations across 20 000 years of climatic fluctuations Nadir Alvarez 2025
BARRENECHEA ANGELES Ines UNIGE E-Mail Environmental genomics applied to marine biodiversity (past and present). Prof. Daniel Ariztegui
Prof. Jan Pawlowski
BATES Olivia UNIL E-Mail Invasive ant behaviour with changing climate Cleo Bertelsmeier 2022
BECK Caleb UNIL E-Mail Evolution of Salmonids Dr. Claus Wedekind
BELLAH Hadjer UNINE E-Mail The role of co-infection in the trajectory of plant disease. Dr. Daniel Croll 31.10.2022
BELLI Alessandro UNINE E-Mail Oxidative stress and the trade-off between resistance and tolerance to parasites
BERINGER Marc UNIBE E-Mail Genome evolution following whole genome duplication events in the Biscutella laevigata (Brassicacea) species complex Prof. Dr. Christian Parisod 2022
BOLLIGER Ralph UNIBE E-Mail Spatial and temporal vegetations variation in forest and grassland Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer
Dr. Daniel Prati
BONIN Leonore UNINE E-Mail General intelligence in cleaner wrasse
BONNAMOUR Aymeric UNIL E-Mail Impact of globalization on the spread of alien species and infectious diseases Prof. Cleo Bertelsmeier
BOUALIT Laurent UNIL E-Mail Impact of pesticides and antibiotics on amphibians' populations Nathalie Chèvre
BREGNARD Cindy UNINE E-Mail Host-specificity of Lyme disease pathogens Maarten Voordouw
BROCARD Sarah UNINE E-Mail Event cognition, a comparative study Klaus Zuberbühler
BRUN Loïc UNIL E-Mail From the individuals to the system: understanding knowledge movements Erica van de Waal 2025
BRUNI Estelle UNINE E-Mail Biodiversity and biogeography of testate amoebae (Amoebozoa: Arcellinida and Rhizaria: Euglyphida) on continents and oceanic islands Prof. Edward Mitchell
Dr. Guillaume Lentendu
BUCAO Christabel floi UNIL E-Mail Evolution of expression variability Marc Robinson-Rechavi 2024
BÜHLER Roman UNIL E-Mail Carry-over effects of wintering habitat quality on fitness of barn owls Dr. Bettina Almasi, Swiss Ornithological Institute
Prof. Dr. Alexandre Roulin
BURLI Sarah UNIBE E-Mail Ex-situ cultivation and reintroduction of rare and endangered species Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer
Dr. Andrea Ensslin
CADUFF Madleina UNIFR E-Mail Developing methods to make conservation biology more efficient Daniel Wegmann
CAGGÌA Veronica UNIBE E-Mail Arsenic, benzoxazinoids and herbicides: chemical soil-plant feedbacks in multi-trophic health Prof. Dr. Matthias Erb
Prof. Dr. Klaus Schläppi
CAMARGO DOS SANTOS Bruno UNIBE E-Mail Does sibling number matter? Effects on later-life behavior and life-history decisions and their molecular and physiological basis Barbara Taborsky
CAMPLI Giulia UNIL E-Mail Domain: arthropods genomics Prof. Robert Waterhouse
CANDELOTTO Laura UNIBE E-Mail Comparison of traditional and novel behavioural observation methods in poultry and rabbits Prof. Dr. Hanno Würbel
Dr. Michael J. Toscano; Dr. Yamenah Gómez
CARDENAS Cody UNIGE E-Mail Evolutionary history of the beetle tribe Calosomina (Carabinae) Dr. Evgeny Zdobnov (UniGe Faculty de Medecine)
Dr. Emmanuel Toussaint (Musume d'Historie Naturalle Geneve)
CARRASQUER PUYAL Ines Carmen UNIGE E-Mail New prospects for insects’ diversity monitoring: assessment of the insect decline during the 20th century and development of a new multi-locus marker Nadir Alvarez
Jérémy Gauthier
CASTEX Clara UNIL E-Mail Transmission of parasites in bats Philippe Christe
CHEN Kai-hsiu UNIL E-Mail Sex allocation with a trade-off among growth, defence, and reproduction John Pannell 2022
CISSÉ EPSE NIAMBÉLÉ Khadidiatou UNINE E-Mail Self-treatment using nectar of infected mosquito Anopheles gambiae with Plasmodium falciparum in Tiassalé (Southern Côte d’Ivoire) Jacob Koella
Koudou Benjamin
CLAVIJO Diego UNIL E-Mail Applied Microbiology Prof. Ian Sanders
COINUS Samantha UNIFR E-Mail Mechanisms of niche adaptation along gradients of biodiversity and of environmental change Modeling in niche theory Louis-Félix Bersier
Rudolf Rohr
4 years
COMTE Valentin UNINE E-Mail La viticulture neuchâteloise face au changement climatique Martine Rebetez 2021-2022
COOPER Rebecca UNIFR E-Mail Implimenting models in computational palaeobiology to study the links between intraspecific population dynamics and macroevolutionary diversification rates Daniele Silvestro
CORNET Camille UNINE E-Mail Comparative genomics in Erebia butterflies Kay Lucek 2026
CRUZ CORELLA Joaquim UNIL E-Mail Linking arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) genetics with plant response Ian Sanders
CRUZ DÁVALOS Diana Ivette UNIL E-Mail Genomic analyses of the peopling of America Anna-Sapfo Malaspinas
Alexandre Reymond
DANIEL Caroline UNIBE E-Mail Plant coexistence mechanisms, impact of resources and enemies Eric Allan
DELARUE Coralie UNIBE E-Mail Migration and adaptive radiation of Arctic charr (Salvinus Alpinus) from Southern Greenland Ole Seehausen
Jakob Brodersen
DJAHOUI Edgard UNIFR E-Mail Theoretical Ecology PD. Dr. Rudolf P. Rohr 2023
DJORDJEVIC Jelisaveta UNIL E-Mail Genomics and transcriptomics of the sexual conflict Tanja Schwander
DJOROVIC Aleksa UNIGE E-Mail Quantum Biosensing of Greenhouse gases, and Soft X-ray Transient Absorption Spectroscopy of biomolecules in liquid state (I am currently working on both of these topics) Jean-Pierre Wolf 2024
DO O Isabela UNIL E-Mail The effects of population structure on testing adaptive divergence on metapopulations Jerome Goudet
DOENZ Carmela UNIBE E-Mail Sympatric adaptive radiations in freshwater fish Prof. Dr. Ole Seehausen
DONGRE Pooja UNIL E-Mail Social integration of dispersing wild male vervet monkeys Erica van de Waal
DUHIN Audrey UNINE E-Mail Primitive plants: plentiful but neglected resources for herbivores? Ted Turlings
Gregory Roeder
DUPUIS Cindy UNIL E-Mail Evolutionary adaptation of gut physiology and micro biome to chronic malnutrition in Drosophila Tadeusz Kawecki
DUTHÉ Vanessa UNINE E-Mail Investigating black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis) ecology towards improved conservation and management practices Sergio Rasmann 2023
ECKEL Raphael UNIFR E-Mail Expanding on "Analysis Tools for Low-coverage and Ancient Samples" (ATLAS) Daniel Wegmann
ERMOLAEVA Elizaveta UNINE E-Mail Variation of testate amoeba functional traits across environmental gradients in Holarctic peatlands Edward Mitchell Université de Neuchâtel, Faculté des sciences, Rue Emile-Argand 11, Neuchâtel 2000, Laboratory of Soil Biodiversity [email protected] 2024-2025
FALLET Patrick UNINE E-Mail A novel strategy to control fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) with entomopathogenic nematodes Ted Turlings
Stefan Toepfer
FARK Sarya UNIL E-Mail Supergenes and hybridisation in socially polymorphic ants Prof. Dr. Michel Chapuisat
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FAYE Ndeye UNIGE E-Mail Selective and demographic mechanisms driving the evolution of HLA genes Prof. Alicia Sanchez-Mazas 2025
FAZAN Laurence UNIFR E-Mail Thousands of years of solitude: past, present and future of relict trees in the Mediterranean – the case of Zelkova abelicea from Crete Gregor Kozlowski
FENN-MOLTU Gyda UNIL E-Mail Impacts of globalization on biological invasions
FERREIRA Diana UNIL E-Mail MHC evolutionary ecology Luca Fumagalli
FERREIRA Océane UNIBE E-Mail Behavioural and neural mechanisms underlying behavioural flexibility in Division of Labor in a cooperative breeding cichlid: Neolamprologus pulcher
FITZGERALD Lucy UNIL E-Mail Genomics of the coloration patterns in clownfishes and damselfishes Nicolas Salamin 2026
FRAGNIÈRE Anne-Laure UNIFR E-Mail Arthropod pest control in vineyards Sven Bacher
Patrik Kehrli, Agroscope
FRAGNIÈRE Yann UNIFR E-Mail Plants at the margin: the present and future role of microrefugia in biodiversity conservation Gregor Kozlowski
FREI David UNIBE E-Mail Evolutionary Genomics Ole Seehausen
FRYNS Caroline UNINE E-Mail Surrounding and directed sound on infant vocal development in chimpanzees Klaus Zuberbühler
G. ZEFERINO Tiago UNINE E-Mail Nutritional and sexual preference in Anopheles gambiae Jacob C Koella 2023
GALLOT Quentin UNINE E-Mail Monkey syntax in Taï Forest, Ivory Coast Klaus Zuberbühler
Steven Moran
GARCIA JIMENEZ Alberto UNIL E-Mail Evolutionary Ecology of clownfishes Nicolas Salamin 2023
GARCÍA RUIZ Irene UNIBE E-Mail Evolution of cooperation based on relatedness, negotiation and trading in a cooperative cichlid fish Michael Taborsky
GARRIDO PRIEGO Marina UNIBE E-Mail Different parental strategies shape space use, communication, and cognition in tropical frogs. Dr. Eva Ringler
GENZONI Eléonore UNIL E-Mail Polyphenism in Pogonomyrmex ants: molecular mechanisms underlying caste determination and maternal effects on worker size Prof. Laurent Keller
Prof. Tanja Schwander
GERCHEN Jörn Frederik UNIL E-Mail Evolution of sex determination in plants John Pannell
GERPE Christopher UNIBE E-Mail Depopulation of end of lay hens Prof. Dr. Hanno Würbel
Dr. Michael J. Toscano
GFELLER Valentin UNIBE E-Mail Secondary metabolite mediated plant-soil feedbacks and their effects on health Prof. Matthias Erb 2022
GHAFFOULI Abir UNINE E-Mail Measurement and modeling of CO2 and CH4 fluxes at the surface of peatlands Pr.Mitchell Edward 2024-2025
GHALI Karim UNIL E-Mail Evolution of asexuality and maintenance of sexual reproductive mode in Thrips (Thysanoptera) Prof. Tanja Schwander
GONTHIER Jérémy UNIBE E-Mail Prospective evaluation of parasitoids against the tomato leafminner, Tuta absoluta Joerg Romeis
Jana Collatz
GRÜNIG Sandra UNIFR E-Mail Ecological genomics Christian Parisod
GUAN Hang UNIBE E-Mail Plant and microbiome-dependent effects on arsenic speciation in soil-plant system
GUENAT Julie UNIL E-Mail Investigation of species ecology using environmental DNA Luca Fumagalli 2024
GUICHARD Matthieu UNIBE E-Mail New phenotypes for maintaining local honey bee populations Dr. Benjamin Gantenbein
Dr. Benjamin Dainat, Dr. Tosso Leeb, Dr. Markus Neuditschko
HABLÜTZEL Loraine UNIBE E-Mail Theoretical Ecology and Evolution Claudia Bank
HÄNER Nina UNINE E-Mail Intraspecific trait variation and interaction between biogeographically distinct populations of Trissolcus japonicus (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae) and its implications for biological control of Halyomorpha halys (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) Ted Turlings
Sergio Rassman (UniNE) Tim Haye (CABI)
HERNANDEZ Julie UNINE E-Mail Impact of agro-ecological measures on honeybee colonies (A. Mellifera) Alexandre Aebi
Vincent Dietemann
ISAIA Julie UNIL E-Mail Evolution of Host-parasite Interactions Philippe Christe
JACCARD Charlyne UNINE E-Mail Squash domestication and consequences on plant-instect interactions Betty Benrey
JECHA Kristine UNIL E-Mail Evolution of reproductive and genetic systems Tanja Schwander
KAY Tomas UNIL E-Mail Using a systems-level approach to probe the molecular basis of social behavior in ants Professor Laurent Keller
KHAN Sheharyar ahmed UNIBE E-Mail Climate change impact on multi trophic interactions
KHELIDJ Nora UNIL E-Mail Effect of glacier retreat on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. Gianalberto Losapio
Antoine Guisan
KING Leighton UNIBE E-Mail Evolution and ecosystem dynamics in Lake Victoria, East Africa Ole Seehausen
Blake Matthews
KJELSBERG Nadline UNIBE E-Mail Conservation biology Markus Fischer
KLAFTENBERGER Tristan UNIL E-Mail The ecology and evolution of color in ants. Cleo Bertelsmeier
Sébastien Ollier
between 2024-2026
KLÖTZLI Julie UNIFR E-Mail Integrated management of Rumex obtusifolius Prof. Dr. Heinz Müller-Schärer
Prof. Andreas Lüscher, Dr. Urs Schaffner
KOMPOSCH Armin UNIBE E-Mail Plant-soil interactions in European forests Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer
KROPF Alida UNINE E-Mail Eco-epidemiology of Malaria
KÜNZI Yvonne UNIBE E-Mail Change in grassland functional composition via resource shifts driven by climate extremes Markus Fischer
Andreas Stampfli
LA LOGGIA Océane UNIBE E-Mail The influence of the social environment on social competence and social cognition. Barbara Taborsky 2022
LAPLANCHE Diane UNINE E-Mail Exploring the chemical ecology of gastropod/insect/plant interactions. Prof Ted Turlings
LAVANCHY Guillaume UNIL E-Mail Unusual reproductive modes in Bacillus stick insect Prof. Tanja Schwander
Prof. Laurent Keller
LE BISSONNAIS Sandra UNINE E-Mail Interactions between mosquitoes and their associated mocrobiota Jacob Koella
LE FAOU Ehouarn UNIL E-Mail Plant Evolutionary Biology John Pannell
LE FLOCH Auriane UNINE E-Mail Syntax in Sooty mangabeys Klaus Zuberbühler
Steven Moran
LEPORI Vasco UNIFR E-Mail Effects of eco-evolutionary dynamics on species coexistence, network architecture, and ecosystem function Dr. Rudolf Rohr 2022 ?
LI Huiru UNIFR E-Mail Invasive risk assessment of alien plants in China Sven Bacher
LI Xinji UNIL E-Mail The evolution of plant sex systems Prof. John Pannell
LIAO Aijuan UNIL E-Mail The role of Pathogen in Sexual Selection of Drosophila Tadeusz Kawecki
LITTO Maria UNIFR E-Mail Demographic history and recent selection in novel environments: an innovative approach to assess benefits and risks of a potential biological control agent Heinz Müller-Schärer
LIU Yuanzhen UNIBE E-Mail Evolutionary genomics of an invasive species small hive beetle, Aethina tumida Peter Neumann
Jay Evans
LUTGEN Dave UNIBE E-Mail Genomics of hybridization, speciation and phenotypic evolution in Wheatears Prof. Catherine Peichel
Dr. Reto Burri Prof. Holger Schielzeth
LÜTHI Martina UNIBE E-Mail Reconstitution of pollinator-mediated speciation in Petunia Prof. Dr. Cris Kuhlemeier 2022
MANNALL Tosca UNIBE E-Mail The direct and indirect effects of nitrogen enrichment on grassland consumer communities Prof. Dr. Eric Allan 2023
MARTIN Caroline UNIL E-Mail Spatial modelling for biodiversity conservation Prof. Antoine Guisan
MARTÍNEZ DE LEÓN Gerard UNIBE E-Mail Recovery of soil invertebrate communities after extreme heat events Prof. Dr. Madhav P. Thakur
Prof. Dr. Catherine Peichel
MAS CARRIÓ Eduard UNIL E-Mail Conservation Genetics Luca Fumagalli
MAUSHE Dorothy UNIBE E-Mail How entomopathogenic nematode Heterorhabditis bacteriophora adapt to benzoxazinoids in western corn rootworm (Diabrotica virgifera virgifera) 2024
MAZEPA Glib UNIL E-Mail Evolution of hybridogenesis in the Pelophylax water frogs Nicolas Perrin 2022
MCGREGOR Sean UNIL E-Mail Ant social organisation. Prof. Laurent Keller
MEURVILLE Marie-Pierre UNIFR E-Mail Evolution of Social Fluids Adria LeBoeuf
MIANI Alessandro UNINE E-Mail Psychology
MICHE Sébastien UNIGE E-Mail Phylogenomics of plants and nitrogen-fixing microsymbionts for regional biodiversity assessment in Switzerland Prof. Roman Ulm
Dr. Mathieu Perret
2024 or 2025
MILGALTER Ron UNIBE E-Mail The Space Use and Flight Behavior of Adult Golden Eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) in the Swiss Alps: Applied Implications for Mitigating Airspace Conflicts with Future Wind Energy Developments Prof. Dr. Raphael Arlettaz Head of the Division Conservation Biology Erlachstrasse 9a, room 225, second floor 3012 Bern Phone: +41 31 631 31 61 Email: [email protected] Website: 2021
MOHR Tecla UNIL E-Mail Comparing captive and wild vervet monkeys’ social cognition, bringing touchscreen technology to the field Erica van De Waal
MONOD Vinciane UNINE E-Mail Grapevine trunk disease Daniel Croll 2023
MONTOYA-SANCHEZ Vannesa UNINE E-Mail Up-scaling biodiversity and structural complexity in lowland rainforest transformation systems Prof Delphine Clara Zemp
MOOSMANN Marvin UNIBE E-Mail Eco-evolutionary dynamics in aquatic ecosystems Ole Seehausen
Blake Matthews
MORELON Stéphanie UNINE E-Mail Arable plants, evolution and ecology
MOSSION Vinciane UNINE E-Mail Systematic and taxonomy of the Lunaria species complex (Botrychium, Ophioglossaceae) Dr Jason Grant
MULLER Arthur UNINE E-Mail Regulatory role of Photorhabdus bioluminescence in belowground multi-trophic interactions Ricardo Machado 2023
NARAYANAN Shrinath UNIL E-Mail Role of adaptation in fat bodies in experimentally evolved Drosophila populations Tadeusz Kawecki 2024/25
NELLISSEN Larissa UNINE E-Mail vocal communication of western lowland gorillas Prof. Dr. Klaus Zuberbuehler
Dr. Shelly Masi
NGOEPE Nare UNIBE E-Mail The evolutionary diversification of cichlid fish reconstructed from fossils and ancient DNA Prof Ole Seehausen
Dr Moritz Muschick
NGUYEN Mai thu UNIL E-Mail A study of gender strategies in plants: when and how can males, females, and hermaphrodites coexist? Prof. John Pannell
NUOTCLÀ Jon Andreja UNIBE E-Mail Conditional decisions to stay or disperse in fungus tending ambrosia beetles Prof. Dr. Michael Taborsky
NWE Thu Zar UNIBE E-Mail Disentangling the mechanisms by which global change affects soil communities and their functioning Prof. Dr. Eric Allan
OGGENFUSS Ursula UNINE E-Mail Population dynamics of transposable elements in a fungal plant pathogen Professor Daniel Croll
OGI Vera UNIBE E-Mail Genomics of plant toxin resistance in entomopathogenic nematodes Matthias Erb
Christian Parisod
OLIMA Cecilia UNIBE E-Mail Mapping and valuation of Ecosystem services provided by ecosystems in Lamu, Kenya. Professor Margaret Awuor Owuor 2026
ORINE Dimitri UNINE E-Mail Effect of eco-climatic adaptation of tomato and microbes on resistance-induction. Prof. Dr. Sergio Rasmann
PALEJOWSKI Hugo UNIL E-Mail Ecology and Evolution of Swiss Salmonids Dr Claus Wedekind
PALONEN Aura UNIBE E-Mail Evolution of mating and reproduction underlying invasions of a beetle pest Prof Dr Peter Neumann 2025
PANZETTI Cecilia UNINE E-Mail Detection of cereal seed- and soil-borne diseases Daniel Croll
Karen E. Sullam
PAULSSON Niklas Ingvar UNIBE - Evolution of cooperation based on relatedness, negotiation and trading. Michael Taborsky
PAWLAK Paulina UNIBE E-Mail Fish welfare
PEIGNIER Mélissa UNIBE E-Mail The interplay between animal personality and sexual selection in poison frogs Dr Eva Ringler 2022
PEROCHON Eddie UNIL E-Mail The role of environmental factors in shaping the variation and plasticity of social organization in ant species Cleo Bertelsmeier
PERROUD Giulia UNIL E-Mail Quantitative Biology
PFARRER Beat UNIBE E-Mail Phylogeography of the Vitrinidae
POUSSIN Charlotte UNIGE E-Mail Etude de l'impacts des Changements climatiques sur les milieux de montagnes à l'aide de la télédétection Pascal Peduzzi 2021
PRIGENT Iris UNIL E-Mail Evolutionary branching for niche construction traits in heterogeneous populations Charles Mullon 2024
QUINTERO Fredy UNINE E-Mail Audience awareness in Cercocebus atys Klaus Zuberbühler
RANDRIARISOA Aina michaëla UNIGE E-Mail Generic circumscription, species delimitation and conservation in a related group of Ocean Indian Sapotaceae Michelle PRICE
Laurent GAUTIER et Yamama NACIRI
REY Pierre-louis UNIL E-Mail Évolution d'une cohabitation entre l'homme et son environnement: cas d'étude des alpes vaudoises Antoine Guisan 2024
REYES Maria UNIBE E-Mail Parent offspring conflict in a cooperatively breeding cichlid fish Prof. dr. Barbara Taborsky
Prof. dr. Ton (A.G.G.) Groothuis
REYNA Carlos Stefano UNIFR E-Mail Identifying selection in the presence of gene flow Daniel Wegmann
RIEDER Jessica UNIBE E-Mail Developing field-ready diagnostics tools, coupled with eDNA methods, to gain a better understanding of pathogenic transmission and outbreaks in both ecosystems and fish farms. In addition to, understanding the role and evolution of bacteria in recirculating aquaculture farms. Prof. Dr. Irene Adrian-Kalchhauser
Prof. Dr. Claudia Bank
RINDISBACHER Abiel UNIBE E-Mail Effects of land use and diversity on ecosystem resilience Prof. Dr. Markus Fischer
Prof. Dr. Eric Allan
ROBBINS William Chanz UNIL E-Mail Linking genetic diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi with phenotypic variation in Manihot esculenta Prof. Ian Sanders
RODRIGUES NUNES Daniel UNIGE E-Mail A biosystematic revision of the family Cribrariaceae Michelle Price
Juan Carlos Zamora Carlos Lado
RUCHE Mathilde UNIGE E-Mail A comparative study of anatomy and micro-morphology of moss peristome among the Dicranales, in order to potentially resolve deep-rooted taxonomic problems within this group. Michelle J. Price
Fred W. Stauffer
RUSCONI Olivia UNINE E-Mail From fundamental questions to practical conservation actions: a study of pollination system, population genetic and mycorrhizal association in Cypripedium calceolus (Orchidaceae) Edward Mitchell
Sergio Rasmann
RUZZANTE Livio UNIL E-Mail Evolutionary-Functional Genomics for an Enhanced Resolution of Arthropod Gene Function Robert Waterhouse
SANDERS Shareen UNIBE E-Mail Aspects influencing Grassland recovery after extreme drought Madhav Thakur 2023
SANTILLÁN GUAYASAMÍN Soledad UNIL E-Mail Ecology of ectoparasites and vector-borne diseases in bats and birds Christe Philippe
SARHAN Hanaa UNINE E-Mail Hunting techniques of lionfish in their natural range and as invasive species in the Caribbean. Prof. Redouan Bshary undetermined
SCHALCHER Kim UNIL E-Mail Effect of climate change on breeding barn owl Alexandre Roulin
SCHLÄFLI Patrick UNIBE E-Mail Biostraticraphic dating and reconstruction of vegetation responses to Quaternary climate change in the Swiss North Alpine Foreland
SCHMID Sarah UNIL E-Mail Adaptive radiation in clown fishes Nicolas Salamin 2022
SCHNEIDER Judith UNIL E-Mail Molecular assessment of wild vervet monkeys' diet to highlight social factors Dr Luca Fumagalli
Dr Erica van de Waal
SCHULZ Ilektra UNIFR E-Mail Population genetics and bioinformatics of ancient human DNA. Daniel Wegmann
SÉCHAUD Robin UNIL E-Mail Alternative foraging strategies and habitat selection in the colour polymorphic barn owl (Tyto alba)​ Alexandre Roulin
SEMERARO Sarah UNINE E-Mail The research project will focus on soil sciences, using a diachronic approach, highlighting an existing database on Swiss soils from different ecosystems. The objective will be to supplement the information in order to model the existing data and to establish a cartography centered on the soil-vegetation-humus forms relationships. Sergio RASMANN
SINGER Liam UNIFR E-Mail Conservation Biology / Bioinformatics Daniel Wegmann
SINGH Nikhil UNINE E-Mail Genetic basis of host-pathogen interaction Prof. Daniel Croll
SITHOLE Simangele UNIBE E-Mail Quantifying the vulnerability of marine/coastal ecosystem services due to climate chnage and developing sustainable financing solutions for coastal protection Dr Margaret Awuor Owuor 2026
SOLDATI Adrian UNINE E-Mail Vocal learning in wild chimpanzees Prof Klaus Zuberbühler
Prof Josep Call
SOLDINI Luca UNIL E-Mail Evolutionary genomics of fire ants Laurent Keller
STALDER Dominique sabina UNIBE E-Mail Inter- and intrapopulation variation in life-history, ecological niche space and migration ecology in Swiss lake trout Ole Seehausen
Jakob Brodersen
STEINER Théo UNINE E-Mail Alpine plants ecometabolomics along elevation gradients Sergio Rasmann, Unine 2026
SUDASINGHE Hiranya UNIBE E-Mail Two opposite ways to become tiny: Comparative genomics and phylogenomics of miniature fishes Catherine Peichel
Lukas Rüber
SZENTECZKI Mark UNINE E-Mail Molecular and chemical ecology of the deceptive pollinator Arum maculatum Prof. Nadir Alvarez
Prof. Sergio Rasmann
TALBI Marion UNIBE E-Mail Evolution of the recombination landscapes within percomorph (fish). Dr Milan Malinsky
Dr Ole Seehausen
TANG Qindong UNIBE E-Mail Diversification under Pleistocene climate change at different spatio-temporal scales: Genomic and niche modelling approaches to the pale sand martin complex Riparia diluta
TANKINK Josefien UNINE E-Mail Title: Acts of Assistance: Solving the riddle of stable cooperation among non-relatives in nonhuman primates Redouan Bshary
Carel van Schaik Judith Burkart
THOMA Marco UNIBE E-Mail Unravelling pathways of insect migration using stable isotopes and citizen science data
THÖNEN Lisa UNIBE E-Mail Functioning of plant microbiomes in multi-trophic health Prof. Dr. Matthias Erb
Dr. Klaus Schläppi
TIÈCHE Elie UNIBE E-Mail Forensic botany/ Plant metabarcoding Prof. Dr. Gerald Heckel
Dr. ès Sc. Martin Zieger
TIMONER Pablo UNIGE E-Mail Modeling of aquatic macroinvertebrate distribution in Swiss rivers at the reach scale Prof. Anthony Lehmann
TSCHIRREN Linda UNIBE E-Mail Fish Welfare in Swiss Aquaculture Prof. Dr. Helmut Segner
Dr. Dominik Refardt
TSOUPAS Alexandros UNIGE E-Mail Human Population Paleogenomics Mathias Currat
UVA Vera UNIL E-Mail Worldwide phylogeography of the barn owl Prof. Alexandre Roulin
Dr. Luca Fumagalli
VATS Amritansh UNIFR E-Mail Social control of larval development and colony development in ants Adria LeBoeuf
VERDON Valentin UNIL E-Mail Spatial Modelling of Alpine Soil Microbiota Antoine Guisan 2025
VIERTLER Alexandra UNIBE E-Mail Impact of the K-Pg mass extinction on Darwin Wasps (Ichneumonidae) Dr. Seraina Klopfstein
Prof. Dr. Katie Peichel
VOLERY Lara UNIFR E-Mail Impacts of alien species Prof. Dr. Sven Bacher
WANG Xuejing UNIBE E-Mail Genomic divergence of Microtus rodents and affiliated microbial communities Prof. Dr. Gerald Heckel
WIDER Sandrine UNINE E-Mail Multifunctionality of trees in agricultural lands Clara Zemp 2025
WIETLISBACH Xenia UNIFR E-Mail Informing conservation management through the development of automated analysis routines suitable for big data from ecological and genomic surveyes Daniel Wegmann 2025
WRIGHT Fergus UNIL E-Mail Unravelling the interaction between the soil microbiome and mycorrhizal fungi to improve plant productivity Ian Sanders
XU XUJIAN UNIGE E-Mail On the role of bioactive compounds in the co-evolutionary struggle between toxic cyanobacteria and their chytrid parasites Bastiaan Ibelings 2023
ZANNOU Ayomidé Joseph UNIBE E-Mail Research on interaction of sustainable control methods against Tuta absoluta PD Dr. J. Romeis
Dr. J. Collatz
ZEITLER Leo UNIBE E-Mail Genetic load in expanding populations of selfing and outcrossing populations of Arabis alpina Parisod