Nils Kaczmarek

PhD student
Westring 2, Room 003

Research Topic

Macroinvertebrate assemblages and their productivity under the effects of salinity and intermittency in the Drâa River Basin. 

Research Interests

  • Ecology of aquatic and terrestrial fauna
  • Barcoding and Metabarcoding
  • Impacts of climate change
  • Nature conservation

Academic History

  • Since Jul 2019: PhD student in the work group Social-Ecological Systems at the University Koblenz-Landau, Landau
  • Sep 2015 – Dec 2018: Master of Science Evolution and Ecology at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, Germany (Thesis: “Hsp70 levels in different colour morphs of the Mediterranean land snail Theba pisana")
  • Jun 2017 – Sep 2017: Research-Internship at the Instituto Araguaia, Brazil ("Population Dynamics of giant otters (Pteronura brasiliensis) in a flooded forest")
  • Oct 2012 – 2015: Bachelor of Science Biology at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, Germany (Thesis: "Merkmale des Jochbogens der Mammalia und der Einfluss der Ernährung und der Lebensweise auf dessen Form und Stärke")