Section Editors

Section Board for 'Ecology and Conservation' (19)

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Dr. Bertram Ostendorf
Section Editor-in-Chief
School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
Interests: ecology; wildlife conservation; spatial information; remote sensing; interdisciplinary research; natural resources management; decision support
Dr. James Albert
Department of Biology, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Louisiana 70504, USA
Interests: Evolution; Systematics; Conservation; Tropical; Fishes
Prof. Dr. Mirko Di Febbraro
Dipartimento di Bioscienze e Territorio, Università degli Studi del Molise, Cda Fonte Lappone, s.n.c., 86090 Pesche (IS), Italy
Interests: Conservation Biology; Animal Ecology; Climate Change; Invasive Species; R Programming; Geographic Information Systems; Biostatistics; Species Distribution Modeling
Dr. Andrea Romano
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Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Lausanne, Biophore - CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Interests: animal behaviour; biogeography; birds; kin selection; life-history evolution; maternal effects; meta-analyses; parent-offspring conflict; parental care; sex allocation; sexual selection
Prof. Dr. Sandro Lovari
Maremma Natural History Museum, Grosseto, and Università degli Studi di Siena, Siena, Italy
Interests: wildlife (large mammals); animal behaviour; behavioural ecology; conservation biology
Dr. Félix Manuel Medina
Servicio de Medio Ambiente, Cabildo Insular de La Palma, Spain
Interests: islands, invasive species; conservation biology; feral cats; diet; ecology
Prof. Dr. Luciano Bani
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Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Milano-Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza 1, 20126 Milano, Italy
Interests: conservation biology (amphibians; birds; butterflies; distribution modeling; dragonflies and damselflies; fish; fragmentation and ecological networks; freshwater ecosystems; invertebrates; landscape genetics; mammals; metapopulation; reptiles; surveys and monitoring; terrestrial ecosystems; vertebrates; wildlife and climate change)
Dr. Torsten Wronski
School of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Liverpool John Morres University, Liverpool, UK
Interests: behavioural ecology of ungulates; conservation of ungulates in Africa and Asia; captive breeding of wildlife resources for reintroductions or production; transmission of zoonotic diseases between livestock and wildlife
Dr. Elodie F. Briefer
Behavioual Ecology Group, Section for Ecology and Evolution, Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: animal emotions; acoustic communication; animal cognition; vocal expression of emotions; ungulate behaviour; animal welfare
Prof. Dr. Sue W. Margulis
Department of Animal Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation and Department of Biology, Canisius College, Buffalo NY , 14208, USA
Interests: environmental effects on behavior; primate behavior; reproductive physiology; stress effects
Prof. Dr. Garry Marvin
Department of Life Sciences, University of Roehampton, London SW15 5PJ, UK
Interests: human/animal relationships; foxhunting; wolf; taxidermised hunting trophies; conservation and human-wildlife conflicts
Dr. Miguel Delibes-Mateos
Institute for Advanced Social Studies, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (IESA-CSIC), Calle Campo Santo de los Mártires 7, 14004, Córdoba, Spain
Interests: Applied Ecology; Biodiversity conservation; Decision-making; Environmental conflicts; Environmental sustainability; Human-wildlife interactions; Human dimensions of wildlife; Hunting; Predator-prey relationships; Stakeholders’ perceptions; Wildlife management
Dr. Graeme Coulson
School of BioSciences, The University of Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
Interests: Wildlife management; behaviour, ecology and management of overabundant and endangered wildlife; macropods (kangaroos and wallabies)
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Dr. Nicole Gottdenker
Department of Veterinary Pathology, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Interests: disease ecology; wildlife disease ecology; wildlife pathology; theoretical ecology; tropical ecology; zoonotic diseases
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Prof. Dr. Christopher Hoagstrom
Department of Zoology, Weber State University, 2505 University Circle, Ogden, UT 84408, USA
Interests: fish ecology; community ecology; conservation, and biogeography as well as general animal biology (zoology)
Prof. Dr. Xiaolei Huang
College of Plant Protection and Biological Control Research Institute, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, 15 Shangxiadian Road, Cangshan District, Fuzhou 350002, China
Interests: biodiversity pattern; biogeography; ecology; entomology; evolutionary biology; genomics; molecular phylogenetics
Dr. Jerry L. Kaster
Great Lakes Water Institute, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 600 E. Greenfield Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53204, USA
Interests: invertebrate biology with an emphasis in function and evolution; invertebrate benthic ecology
Prof. Dr. Cino Pertoldi
Department of Chemistry and Bioscience, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
Interests: fluctuating asymmetry; developmental instability; behavioural instability; conservation genomics
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Dr. Kenji Saitoh
Tohoku National Fisheries Research Institute, Shinhama, Shiogama 985-0001, Japan
Interests: Fisheries; aquaculture; ichthyology; vertebrate biology; genetic analysis of biodiversity; molecular genetics and genomics; molecular phylogeny; cytogenetics; mitochondrial genomics; aquatic ecology; freshwater environment restoration
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