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Current members

  • Simone Bah
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Food search strategies in Tai chimpanzees
    External funding: Leakey Foundation
  • Claudia Borchers
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Environmental education in West Africa
  • Genevieve Campbell
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Applying A.P.E.S database for conservation oriented research
  • Nadine Eckardt
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Ranging patterns of Tai chimpanzees
  • Marlen Fröhlich
    PhD student (supervisors S. Pika, C. Crockford)
    Title: Ontogeny of gestures in Tai chimpanzees
    External funding: MPI for Ornithology
  • Jan Gogarten
    PhD Student (supervisors C. Chapman, F. Leendertz, R. Wittig)
    Title: Effect of social networks on disease transmission in mangabeys
    External Funding: National Science Foundation, Explorer Club's Eddie Bauer Youth Grant
  • Charlotte Grund
    Research assistant at TCP's East group (Volunteer)

  • Cleve Hicks
    Guest researcher
    Topic: Chimpanzees of the Congo basin
    External Funding
  • Karline Janmaat
    Post-doctoral researcher
    Topic: Cognitive maps in Tai chimpanzees
  • Ammie Kalan
    PhD student (supervisors C. Boesch, H. Kühl)
    Title: Chimpanzee vocal communication
  • Sylvain Lemoine
    PhD student (supervisors C. Crockford, R. Wittig)
    Title: Effects of inter-community relations and human activity on territoral uitilization and behaviour of chimpanzees
  • Therese Löhrich
    PhD student (supervisors F. Leendertz, R. Wittig)
    Title: Social effects on malaria prevalence in chimpanzees
  • Lydia Lunz
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Chimpanzee cultures of nut cracking behaviour in Tai
  • Sonja Metzger
    PhD student (supervisors C. Boesch, F. Leendertz)
    Title: Gastrointestinal parasites: an indicator for healt status in female chimpanzees
  • Alexander Mielke
    PhD student (supervisors C. Crockford, R. Wittig)
    Title: Social cognition in monkeys and apes
  • Helen de Nys
    PhD student (supervisors F. Leendertz, R. Wittig)
    Title: Malaria prevalence in chimpanzees
  • Sophie de Pauw
    Research Assistant at TCP's South group (Volunteer)
  • Leo Polansky
    Guest researcher
    Topic: Phenology of the Forest in the Tai NP
    External Funding
  • Anna Preis
    PhD student (supervisors C. Crcokford, T. Deschner, R. Wittig)
    Title: Proximate mechanisms of conflict management in chimpanzees
  • Julia Riedel
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Sociality and ranging in Tai chimpanzees
  • Liran Samuni
    PhD student (supervisors C. Crockford, T. Deschner, R. Wittig)
    Title: Proximate mechanisms of cooperation in chimpanzees
    External Funding: Minerva Grant
  • Giulia Siriani
    PhD student (supervisors C. Boesch, R. Wittig)
    Title: Hammer selection in nut cracking chimpanzees
  • Serge Soiret
    PhD student (supervisor C. Boesch)
    Title: Comparative nut cracking behaviour in chimpanzees (Guiroutou and Tai)
  • Anne Stahr
    Data entry in long-term data base (Student assistant)
  • Loftje (Loki) de Toit
    Development and query support for the long-term data base (Administration)
  • Roman Wittig
    Director TCP
    PI on behavioural ecology, behavioural endocrinology and social cognition
  • Livia Wittiger
    PhD student (supervisors C. Boesch, T. Deschner)
    Title: Female Relationships in Tai chimpanzees
latest update:

Aug 2013