Name Function When? Where now?
Dr. Zhiyong Liao Postdoc 2016-2017 back at XTBG
Dr. Sigisfredo Garnica Scientist 1998-2017 INIA Institute, Chillán, Chile
Dr. Yan Sun Postdoc 2016-2017 University of Fribourg
Samuel Hamard Intern 2017  
Ramon Diaz Grados Exchange student 2017 back at University of Barcelona
Liliana Szczeparska Visiting student 2017 back at University of Warsaw
Shujuan Wei Teach@Tübingen fellow 2016-2017 back at Fudan University
Dr. Angelika Honold Senior lecturer 1984-2017 retired
Ingrid Astfalk Gardener 2013-2016 Gärtnerei Stephan, Tübingen
Dr. Kai Riess Postdoc 2013-2015 University of Koblenz-Landau
Dr. Barbara Piškur Guest scientist 2014-2015 Gozdarsky Inštitutt Slovenia
Dr. Rob Colautti Scientist 2015 Assistant Professor at Queen's University, Canada
PD Dr. Robert Bauer Senior lecturer 1983-2014 Robert passed away on 8 September 2014
Luisa Conti Guest scientist 2014 PhD student at Università Roma Tre
Dr. Inga Hiiesalu Guest scientist 2013-2014 Plant Ecology lab at University of Tartu
Dr. Délfida Rodríguez Justaviano Postdoc 2011-2013  


Bachelor and Master theses

NameDegreeWhen?Thesis Title
Mirjam PetersMSc2017Klimawandel und phänologische Verschiebungen - eine Herbariumstudie
Robert RauschkolbMSc2017Does ex situ cultivation of rare plants species in botanical gardens lead to loss of adaptation to the wild?
Patrick GebbertMSc2017Ausbreitungsgeschichte invasiver Pflanzenarten in Baden-Württemberg anhand von Herbarbelegen
Lisa KuechenBSc2017Competitive ability and invasive potential of ornamental sunflower cultivars
Anna EiperleBSc2017Responses of wild and cultivated sunflowers to temperature variability
Rebekka ZieglerBSc2017Cryptic diversity in Microbotyrum pinguiculae on Pinguicula species: M. alpinum sp. nov. and M. liroi sp. nov.
Miriam DürrMSc2017Assisted migration: a species-specific matter
Rouven NagelBSc2017Agricultural production of wild plant seeds causes trait changes within few generations
Melissa SehrtBSc2017Diversity of urban grasslands: Effect of reduced mowing frequency on plants and pollinators.
Anna KirschbaumMSc2017Effects of genetic diversity and nutrient supply on community invasibility
Jonathan von OppenMSc2017Tea Time On the Summits: Leaf litter decomposition in the Alpine environment
Janine SpreuerBSc2016Ektomykorrhizapilze in Kiefernplantagen im Páramo von Ecuador
Jens LüchowBSc2016Influence of canopy cover, habitat, population density and population size on seed size of Alliaria petiolata
Florian JoosBSc2016Ecological significance of biotic interactions for ecosystem restoration 
Hanna WalterBSc2015Climatic drivers of seed size and seed shape of garlic mustard in the native and introduced range
Annamaria Achtzehn BSc2015Exotic ornamentals: potential invaders under future climate?
Sonja WinterBSc2014Diversity, distribution and composition of belowground fungi associated with Fallopia japonica (Houtt.) Ronse Decraene
Dorothea MosandlBSc2014Lichtmikroskopische und molekulare Untersuchungen der Mykorrhizierung von Páramo-Pflanzen in Süd-Ecuador
Niklas SamuelBSc2014Impact of Precipitation Change and Competition on Arabidopsis thaliana Ecotypes
Arin AliMSc2014Species and tissue specificity of fungal endophytes in biological and conventional crop farming
Jan HelbachMSc2014Soil biota and community resistance to invasion under increased environmental variability
Pascal NassalMSc2013Ectomycorrhizal fungal communities associated with roots of Bistorta vivipara populations along an altitudinal gradient