Prof. Dr. Ralf Schulz

Visiting hours: Friday: 14-15
Building I; Room 3.25

Research Interests

  • Ecotoxicology (exposure, effects, risk mitigation)
  • Ecosystem management
  • Conservation genetics

Current Research Projects

  • ArtWET: Mitigation of agricultural nonpoint-source pesticide pollution and phytoremediation in artificial wetland ecosystems
  • Ecological scenarios in agricultural surface waters
  • Application of a Probabilistic Risk Assessment into the legal practice of the German Plant Protection Law - Pilot Phase Permanent Crops
  • Strategy MicroPoll: Use of in situ population studies and flow-through microcosms at the WTP Wüeri, Switzerland
  • Securing Water Resources through Educational Change - (S.W.R.E.C.) Integrated Approaches to Assess Indicators of the Effectiveness of Pesticide Management Practices


  • Environmental Sciences
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Ecology

Academic and Professional History

  • Head (C4) (since 2004):
    Institute of Environmental Science, University of Koblenz-Landau
  • Team Leader (2002-2004)
    Aquatic Ecology, Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Bracknell , UK .
  • Habilitation (2001)
    Faculty for Natural Science, Technical University Braunschweig
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow(2000–2001):
    Department of Zoology, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Group Leader Aquatic Ecotoxicology (2000-2002):
    Department of Zoology, Technical University Braunschweig
  • PhD Natural Sciences (1993-1997):
    SFB 179 TP D5, Technical University Braunschweig
  • Research Scientist (1993-2000)
    Department of Zoology, Technical University Braunschweig
  • Diploma, Biology (1993)
  • Studies in Zoology (1987-1993)
    Botany and Agro-Ecology at Technical University Braunschweig, Germany