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Curriculum Vitae

Education

June 2012 –
present
Doctoral student, Courant Research Centre Evolution of Social Behaviour, Georg-August-University Göttingen, Germany

Thesis: ‘The tolerant chimpanzee – Quantifying costs and benefits of sociality in wild female bonobos (Pan paniscus)’ supervised by Dr. Oliver Schülke from the Courant Research Centre Evolution of Social Behavior, Georg-August-University Göttingen, and Dr. Gottfried Hohmann and Dr. Tobias Deschner from the Max Planck Institute of Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig
September 2010 – August 2012 MSc Ecology and Evolutionary biology, University of Helsinki, Finland

Thesis: ‘Lek dynamics and dispersal of capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus L.)’, supervised by Academy professor Juha Merilä from the Ecological Genetics Research Unit, University of Helsinki, Finland and Dr. Phillip Gienapp, currently at the University of Tübingen, Germany
September 2004 – June 2008 BSc (Hons) Biology (Zoology), University of Edinburgh, UK

Honours project: ‘Terrestrial locomotion in birds’ supervised by Dr. John Deag from the University of Edinburgh, UK

 

Relevant experience

August 2011 – December 2011 6 months as a research assistant for Ecological Genetics Research Unit, University of Helsinki, Finland
May 2008 –
June 2009
13 months in Ethiopia as a field co-manager for Guassa Gelada Research Project, California State University, Fullerton, USA