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Department of Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture

Deutscher Platz 6
04103 Leipzig

phone: +49 (341) 3550 - 315
fax: +49 (341) 3550 - 333

e-mail: cissewski@eva.mpg.de


Curriculum Vitae

2019-present Postdoctoral research fellow within the “Evolution of Brain Connectivity (EBC)” project at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig: “Assessing social cognition and communication development and capacities in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes verus)”. PIs: Dr Roman Wittig and Dr Catherine Crockford
2013-2018 PhD in Biological Sciences, ‘Cotutelle’-joint degree from the Universities of Exeter, United Kingdom, and Paul Sabatier (Toulouse III), France – Thesis: “Parental investment across an altitudinal gradient in blue tits (Cyanistes caeruleus)”. Advisors: Professor Dr Andrew Russell and Dr Alexis Chaine
2009-2012 B.Sc. in Zoology (first class Honours) from the University of Bristol

Fields of interest

Behavioural ecology, life-history theory, ontogeny, parental care, social cognition and communication