Dr. Alexander Feckler

Research Interests

  • Effects of (anthropogenic) stressors on freshwater ecosystem functioning

  • Interaction of autotrophic and heterotrophic microorganisms during freshwater ecosystem functioning

  • Trait-based ecology

  • Ecology of cryptic species

  • Molecular ecology and population genetics

  • Animals’ energetics and biomarkers

 

Current Research Projects

Proximity matters: Hunting down the missing link in nutrient cycling (for more information click here)

 

Academic history

Postdoctoral fellow at the Swedish University for Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden (2018-present)

PhD student at the Swedish University for Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden (2014-2017)

Diploma program in Environmental Sciences at the University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau, Germany (2006-2013)

 

Awards

Exceptional Paper Award of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (2019)

Linnépriset for the best PhD thesis by the Royal Society of Science in Uppsala, Sweden (2019)

 

Publications

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Functions