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E. Atema (Behavioural Biology): Telomeres, workload and life-history in great tits (thesis)

Promotor Prof. S. Verhulst; copromotor Dr A.J. van Noordwijk (NIOO-KNAW)


V.M. Bruinenberg (Neurobiology): Phenylketonuria studies in mice and men (thesis)

Promotores Prof. E.A. van der Zee, Prof. F.J. van Spronsen (UMCG)


W. Crets-Fokkema (COCON): Brent geese in a meta-ecosystem - The ecology of migratory species at different scales (thesis)

Promotor Prof. H. Olff; copromotor Dr H.P. van der Jeugd (NIOO-KNAW)

de Paoli

H.C. de Paoli (COCON): Restoring mussel bed - A guide on how to survive on an intertidal mudflat (thesis)

Promotor Prof. J. van de Koppel; copromotor Dr T. van der Heide (RU Nijmegen)


W. Diao (Evolutionary Genetics): Genetic architecture of prezygotic reproductive isolation in the parasitic wasp genus Nasonia (thesis)

Promotor Prof. L.W. Beukeboom; copromotor Dr L.W.P.G.M. van de Zande


M. Dillen (COCON): Local neighbourhood tree species composition effects in young forest stands - Impact of stress, species identity and multitrophic interactions (thesis)

Promotores Prof. C. Smit, Prof. K. Verheyen (Ghent University)


Y. Dong (Neurobiology): Therapeutic strategies for neurodegenerative disorders (thesis)

Promotores Prof. U.L.M. Eisel, Prof. E.A. van der Zee


K. Fietz (MarECon): Divergence and adaptive capacity of marine keystone species (thesis)

Promotores Prof. P.J. Palsbøll, Prof. M.T.P. Gilbert (University of Denmark)


R.W. Fokkema (Animal Ecology): Family planning under social competition (thesis)

Promotores Prof. J.M. Tinbergen, Prof. C. Both


M. Geerdink (Chronobiology): In search of light therapy to optimize the internal clock, performance and sleep (thesis)

Promotores Prof. D.G.M. Beersma, Prof. R.A. Hut


E. Geuverink (Evolutionary Genetics): Parental and endosymbiont effects on sex determination in haplodiploid wasps - Who is in control? (thesis)

Promotor Prof. L.W. Beukeboom; copromotores Dr L. van de Zande, Dr E. Verhulst (WUR)

Gil Ponce

E.A. Gil Ponce (Chronobiology): Ambulatory assessment of human circadian phase and related sleep disorders from heart rate variability and other non-invasive physiological measurements (thesis)

Promotores Prof. D.G.M. Beersma, Prof. R.A. Hut; copromotor Dr X. Aubert


M.D.T. Hinsch (Animal Ecology/Theoretical Biology): Why do animals have territories? (thesis)

Promotores Prof. J. Komdeur, Prof. I.R. Pen, Prof. F.J. Weissing


S.D. Jurburg (Microbial Ecology): Ecological resilience of soil microbial communities (thesis)

Promotores Prof. J. Falcao Salles, Prof. J.D. van Elsas


J. Kamphuis (Behavioural Biology): The relation between sleep and violent aggression (thesis)

Promotores Prof. J.M. Koolhaas, Prof. D.J. Dijk (University of Surrey); copromotores Dr M. Lancel (GZZ Drenthe), Dr P. Meerlo


E.A. Kurtys (UMCG/Molecular Neurobiology): The impact of nutrition on neuroinflammation in vitro and in vivo (thesis)

Promotores Prof. R.A.J.O. Dierckx, Prof. U.L.M. Eisel; copromotores Dr E.F.J. de Vries, Dr J.C.V.M. Copray

Leite Gusmao Junior

J.B. Leite Gusmao Junior (MarBEE): Sediments and functional traits - Applying a functional trait approach to assess marine macrobenthic function (thesis)

Promotores Prof. B.D.H.K. Eriksson, Prof. P. da Cunha Lana (UFPR)

Marutha Muthu

M. Marutha Muthu (Microbial Ecology): Novel bacterial enzymes for plant biomass degradation discovered by meta-omics approach (thesis)

Promotor Prof. J.D. van Elsas

Mizumo Tomotani

B. Mizumo Tomotani (Chronobiology): Managing time in a changing world - Timing of avian annual cycle stages under climate change (thesis)

Promotores Prof. M.E. Visser, Prof. D.G.M. Beersma


T. Oudman (Animal Ecology): Red knot habits - An optimal foraging perspective on tidal life at Banc d’Arguin, Mauritania (thesis)

Promotor Prof. T. Piersma; copromotor Dr J.A. van Gils (NIOZ)

van Buel

E.M. van Buel (Neurobiology): Towards a neurobiological view of depression - Search for diagnostic biomarkers and alterations by electroconvulsive therapy (thesis)

Promotores Prof. U.L.M. Eisel, Prof. R.A. Schoevers (UMCG); copromotores Dr H.C. Klein (UMCG), Dr F.J. Bosker (UMCG)


M. Wang (Microbial Ecology): The dynamics of root microbiome along a salt marsh primary succession (thesis)

Promotores Prof. J. Falcao Salles, Prof. J.D. van Elsas


P. Yang (Microbial Ecology): Mechanisms of migration of Paraburkholderia terrae BS001 in the mycosphere (thesis)

Promotores Prof. J.D. van Elsas, Prof. J. Falcao Salles


N. Yu (Plant Ecophysiology): Regulation of Arabidopsis root development by receptor-like kinase RGIR1 and abiotic stress (thesis)

Promotor Prof. J.D. van Elsas


G. Zerbini (Chronobiology): Conflicted clocks - Social jetlag, entrainment and the role of chronotype (thesis)

Promotores Prof. D.G.M. Beersma, Prof. M. Merrow


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