My research focusses on the effects of climate change on river ecosystems. I am using species distribution models to assess how global change scenarios will affect future species distribution patterns.
03 2017 - present Ph.D. student at Leibniz-Institut for Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries
04 2014 - 11 2016 Free University Berlin, Department of Biology, Germany
Master of Science (MSc) Biological Sciences specializing in Ecology, Biodiversity and Evolution.
Thesis: „Effectiveness of Natura 2000’s large reserve network to protect Europe’s habitat diversity: current status and a way forward for Germany”; Supervisor: Dr. Simone D. Langhans
10 2011 - 03 2014 Free University Berlin
Bachelor of Science (BSc) Biological Sciences
01 2012 - present Volunteer at Nature Conservation Park „Drömling” for aquatic plant and animal monitoring and as a visitor’s guide
05 2014 - 06 2014 Internship at Metsähallitus, Finland Sea ground habitat mapping of the Bothnian Bay (Baltic Sea)
10 2012 - 02 2013 ERASMUS student at the University of Vienna, Austria student’s project on behavioural flexibility of Neolamprologus caudopunctatus (Cichlidae); Supervisor: Dr. Sabine Tebbich
09 2008 - 02 2009 Travel and Work, New Zealand