Oleksandr Yaryhin, Dr.

Academic positions

  • 2017 – Postdoc at Senckenberg Centre of Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment an der Universität Tübingen
  • 2016 - Acting Head of Laboratory of Developmental Biology, Dept. of Evolutionary Morphology, Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine
  • 2013 – present (part time). Research Scientist, Lesya Ukrainka Eastern European National University
  • 2011 – present (full time). Research Scientist, Dept. of Evolutionary Morphology of Vertebrates Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine
  • 2011 (February – December) – Junior Research Scientist, Dept. of Evolutionary Morphology of Vertebrates Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine
  • 2006–2007. Laboratory Assistant, Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology NAS of Ukraine

Education

  • 2011. Ph.D. (Zoology), Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine. Thesis title: Embryonic development of the chondrocranium in sand lizard, Lacerta agilis (Reptilia, Squamata). Thesis defended: 23 February 2011. Advisor: Prof. Mikhailo F. Kovtun.
  • 2006. M.S. (Biology. Pedagogy and methodology of secondary education). Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine. Thesis title: The study of the “Balka Zelena” avifauna as a form of environmental concept in the course of the study of animal biology. Thesis defended: 24 June 2006. Advisor: Dr. Volodymir I. Stryhunov.
  • 2005. B.S. (Biological Sciences). Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University, Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine.

Research interests

My current research is mainly focused on the evolution and development of the chondrocranium in various land vertebrates, particularly in reptiles. Besides this, I am interested in skeletal anatomy, embryology and herpetology.

Selected publications

2017. Yaryhin O., Werneburg I. Chondrification and character identification in the skull exemplified for the basicranial anatomy of early squamate embryos. JEZ Part B: Molecular and Developmental Evolution. 328 (5): 476-488

 

2017. Klembara J., Dobiasova K., Hain M, Yaryhin O. Skull Anatomy and Ontogeny of Legless Lizard Pseudopus apodus (Pallas, 1775): Heterochronic Influences on Form. Anatomical record. 300 (3): 460–502

 

2015. Yaryhin O., Klembara J. Different embryonic origin of the basipterygoid process in two species of Lacerta (Squamata: Lacertidae). Biologia. 70 (4):530-534

 

2010. Kovtun M. F., Yarygin A. N. Formation of the Orbito-Temporal Region of Chondrocranium in Embryogenesis of the Sand Lizard, Lacerta agilis (Reptilia, Squamata). Vestnik Zoologii 44: 327-336. (In Russian)

 

2010. Yarygin A. N. Development of Pterygoquadrate Complex in the Embryogenesis of Sand Lizard, Lacerta agilis (Reptilia, Squamata). Vestnik Zoologii 44:107-114. (In English)

 

2009. Yarygin A. N. Formation of Parachordals, Acrochordal Cartilage and Trabecula Cranii in the Skull of the Sand Lizard, Lacerta agilis (Reptilia, Squamata). Vestnik Zoologii 43: 315-320 (in Rus. with Engl. abstract)

Kontakt

Oleksandr Yaryhin

Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment (HEP)
Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
Fachbereich für Geowissenschaften

Terrestrische Paläoklimatologie
Sigwartstr. 10
D-72076 Tübingen