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Dr. Damaris Zurell - Personal Homepage
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I am fascinated by the question why species and individuals are where they are, how they get there and how they manage to sustain. In my work, I combine ecological theory, statistical and mechanistic modelling approaches, and empirical data. My research covers several scales and studies drivers of broad-scale species distributions, population dynamics as well as individual fitness, and how these are affected by inter- and intraspecific interactions. More recently, I also became interested in understanding and modelling the evolution of life-history characteristics, especially in migratory species.
You find an overview of my work on the projects page.
If you are interested in doing a Bachelor or Master thesis with me, check out these suggestions for topics.