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Current Staff

  • Christophe Boesch: Project Co-director/Senior Scientist
  • Hjalmar Kühl: Project Co-director/Senior Scientist
  • Mimi Arandjelovic: Project Coordinator/Junior Scientist
  • Viktoria Oelze (Postdoc): Applying stable isotope analysis to African great apes and developing novel tools for the detection of meat, insect and nut consumption
  • Alexander Tickle: Project Management for Pan African Programme temporary research site at Comoe (GEPRENAF), Ivory Coast
  • Amelia Meier: Project Management for Pan African temporary research sites in Azagny and Djouroutou, Ivory Coast (2012-2013) and Conkouati (2014-present)
  • Anthony Agbor: Project Management for Pan African collaborative research site at Gashaka, Nigeria (2012-2013) and Bakoun, Guinea (2014-present)
  • Emma Baily: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Mbe, Nigeria
  • Giovanna Maretti: Project Management for Pan African Programme collaborative research site at Campo Ma’an, Cameroon
  • Juan Lapuente: Project Management for Pan African temporary research sites in Tai and Djouroutou, Ivory Coast
  • Lucy Jane Ormsby: Project Management for Pan African Programme temporary research site at Korup, Cameroon
  • Samuel Angedakin: Project Management for Pan African collaborative research site at Ngogo, Uganda (2012-2014) and Ugalla, Tanzania (2014-present)
  • Sergio Marrocoli: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site in Grebo, Liberia
  • Sorrel Jones: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site in East Nimba Nature Reserve, Liberia
  • Theophile Desarmeaux: Project Management for Pan African Programme collaborative research site at Lope, Gabon
  • Yisa Ginath: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Mt. Cameroon, Cameroon (2012-2014) and Ebo, Cameroon (2014-present)
  • Stefanie Heinicke (MSc student): Semi-automated passive acoustic monitoring of primates in the Taï National Park, Côte d’Ivoire – potentials as a new non-invasive monitoring method for the conservation of primates
  • Ammie Kalan (PhD student): acoustic monitoring of chimpanzees and other primate species 
  • Célestin Kouakou: bio-monitoring program officer 
  • Erin Wessling (PhD student): Ecological, physiological and energetic constraints regarding the distribution of the West African chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes verus) in southeastern Senegal, West Africa

Former Staff

  • Gregory Brazzola:  Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Foutah-Jalon, Guinea
  • Henk Eshuis: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Kayan, Senergal
  • Jessica Junker (PhD student): Liberia Nation-wide survey
  • Karsten Dierks: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Bili, DR-Congo
  • Katherine Corogenes: Project Management for Pan African collaborative research site at Budongo, Uganda 
  • Kevin Lee: Project Management for Pan African collaborative research site at Bwindi, Uganda 2012-2013
  • Louwtje du Toit: Database developer IUCN/SSC A.P.E.S. database and A.P.E.S. Portal
  • Luz Calia Miramontes Sequeiros: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Mt. Sangbé, Ivory Coast
  • Mizuki Murai: Equatorial Guinea Nation-wide survey and Pan African Project coordinator
  • Sonia Nicholl: Project Management for Pan African collaborative research site at La Belgique, Cameroon 
  • Vera Leinert: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Sapo, Liberia
  • Yasmin Möbius: Pan African Project coordinator
  • Karin Bahrke: Analyse Langzeitvideo- und audioaufnahmen im Rahmen des Saisbeco-Projekts
  • Genevieve Campbell: Ph.D. 2006-2011, Applying the IUCN/SSC A.P.E.S. (Ape Populations, Environments, and Surveys) database for conservation-oriented research
    Position now: Consultant - Rio Tinto Iron Ore Simandou Project at SNC-Lavalin Environment, Montreal, Canada 
  • Thursten Cleveland Hicks: Project Management for Pan African temporary research site at Bili, DRC 2012
    Position now: guest scientist Dept of Primatology MPI EVA
  • Menladi Mama Lormie: Ph.D. 2012-2013, Factors influencing large mammal distribution and biodiversity in Liberia – implications for future conservation actions
  • Sandra Tranquilli: Ph.D. 2008-2012, Interspecies transmission of pathogens to wild Chimpanzees
    Position now: unknown
  • Clement Tweh: Ph.D. 2012-2013 Influence of socio-economic dynamics on biodiversity levels and chimpanzee densities across Liberia
    Position now: WCF Liberia 
  • Oliver Wagner: Technical staff 2010-2013
    Development of a semi-automatic audio system for the identification of species and individuals