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Matty Berg

Matty P. Berg

Endowed Uyttenboogaart-Eliasen Chair of Soil Fauna and Natural Ecosystem Dynamics
Associate Professor of Animal Ecology, VU Amsterdam
Berg group

Community, spatial & food web ecology, soil fauna taxonomy, biogeography, ecosystem dynamics, litter decomposition, isopods, collembola, termites, dung beetles, tropical savanna, salt marsh

Ecology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Christiaan Both

Christiaan Both

Associate Professor of Global Change Ecology
Both group

Avian migration, evolutionary ecology, climate change, dispersal, population ecology

Ecology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Tjeerd Bouma

Tjeerd J. Bouma

Honorary Professor of Biogeomorphological Dynamics and Ecosystem Services of Coastal Zones
Senior Researcher of Spatial Ecology, NIOZ Yerseke
Bouma group

Bio-physical interactions between the forces originating from tidal currents and waves, and species that alter these forces and thereby the environment (i.e., ecosystem engineers)

Ecology, Marine Biology

Luit de Kok

Luit J. de Kok

Assistant Professor of Plant Physiology
De Kok lab

Plant physiology, plant sulfur metabolism, air pollution and global change, abiotic and biotic stress

Ecology, Plant & Animal Physiology

Maurine Dietz

Maurine W. Dietz

Senior Researcher of Ecophysiology
Dietz group

Animal ecology, ecophysiology, microbiome

Ecology, Plant & Animal Physiology

Theo Elzenga

J. Theo M. Elzenga

Professor of Ecophysiology of Plants
Elzenga lab

Transport processes in plants, CO2 utilization in algae and plants

Ecology, Plant & Animal Physiology

Klemens Eriksson

B.D.H. Klemens Eriksson

Associate Professor of Marine Ecology
Eriksson lab

Experimental ecology, Wadden Sea benthos, Baltic Sea, coastal food-webs, algae, seagrass ecosystems

Ecology, Marine Biology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Rampal Etienne

Rampal S. Etienne

Associate Professor of Theoretical & Evolutionary Community Ecology
Etienne group

Community phylogenetics, phylogenetic community ecology, diversification models, experimental evolution

Ecology, Evolution, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology, Mathematical & Computational Biology

Joana Falcao Salles

Joana Falcao Salles

Associate Professor of Microbial Community Ecology
Falcao Salles lab

Microbial community ecology, gut microbiome, soil microbiome

Ecology, Population & Evolutionary Genetics, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Jan Komdeur

Jan Komdeur

Professor of Evolutionary Ecology
Komdeur group

Dynamics of parental behaviour, early-life environment, social stress and individual behaviour, physiology of life histories and senescence, fitness consequences and heritability of life-history decisions, conserving threatened species

Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour, Plant & Animal Physiology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Han Olff

Han Olff

Professor of Community and Conservation Ecology
Olff group

We study the structure and functioning of diverse communities and ecosystems, with special attention on how plants, herbivores, detritivores and predators interact

Ecology, Marine Biology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Theunis Piersma

Theunis Piersma

Endowed Chair of Global Flyway Ecology
Senior Researcher of Coastal Systems, NIOZ Texel
Piersma group

Habitat selection and distributional ecology, organismal design, marine biology, physiological, behavioural, population and community ecology, evolutionary and molecular ecology, animal migration, evolution

Ecology, Evolution, Marine Biology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Chris Smit

Chris Smit

Associate Professor of Experimental Conservation Ecology
Smit group

Community ecology, plant communities, plant-plant interactions, facilitation, grazing, vertebrate herbivory, seed predation, tree recruitment, exclosure studies, ecology of fear, half-open woodlands, salt marshes, semi-arid steppes, temperate forests

Ecology, Biodiversity & Conservation Biology

Irene Tieleman

B. Irene Tieleman

Associate Professor of Ecological and Evolutionary Physiology
Rosalind Franklin Fellow
Tieleman lab

Animal ecology, physiological ecology, wild immunology

Ecology, Evolution, Plant & Animal Physiology

Johan van de Koppel

Johan van de Koppel

Honorary Professor of Spatial Ecology of Intertidal Systems
Senior Researcher of Estuarine & Delta Systems, NIOZ Yerseke
Van de Koppel group

Spatial ecology of intertidal systems

Ecology, Marine Biology, Mathematical & Computational Biology

Marcel Visser

Marcel E. Visser

Endowed Leonardo da Vinci Chair of Seasonal Timing of Behaviour
Head of Animal Ecology Department, NIOO-KNAW

Ecology, ornithology, seasonal timing of reproduction and growth

Ecology, Behaviour

Franjo Weissing

Franz J. Weissing

Professor of Theoretical Biology
Weissing group

Theoretical biology, behaviour, ecology, evolution; evolutionary game theory; dynamical systems; cultural evolution; evolutionary systems biology

Ecology, Evolution, Behaviour, Mathematical & Computational Biology

Bregje Wertheim

Bregje Wertheim

Associate Professor of Ecological & Evolutionary Genomics
Rosalind Franklin Fellow
Wertheim lab

Genomic basis of evolutionary adaptations & ecological interactions, host-parasite interactions, innate immunity in insects

Ecology, Evolution, Population & Evolutionary Genetics

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