Max Planck Research Group Predators and Prey

Collaborative Network

Projects

Project: Social transmission of avoidance among predators
Dr. Rose Thorogood, HiLIFE Helsinki Institute of Life Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland
Liisa Hämälainen, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, UK
Prof. Johanna Mappes, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Dr. William Hoppitt, School of Biological Sciences, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, UK

Project: Tracking warning signals across a variable predator landscape
Prof. Marie Herberstein, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Prof. Johanna Mappes, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Dr. Kate Umbers, Western Sydney University, Sydney, Australia
Dr. Nathan Hart, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Georgina Binns, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia

Project: The evolution of avian cardenolide insensitivity
Dr. Shabnam Mohammadi, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
Prof. Jay Storz, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
Dr. Federico Hoffmann, Mississippi State University, Mississippi, USA
Prof. Susanne Dobler, University of Hamburg, Germany
Dr. Georg Petschenka, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
Dr. Heiko Vogel, Department of Entomology, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany

Project: Predator psychology and the diversity of aposematic defences
Dr. Uwe Mayer, CIMeC, University of Trento, Rovereto, Italy
Dr. Lorian Schweikert, Florida International University , USA
Dr. Maik Behrens, Leibniz-Institute for Food Systems Biology at the Technical University of Munich
Dr. Martina Crole, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Dr. Scott Werner, National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
Dr. Georg Petschenka, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
Dr. Christian Paetz, Research Group Biosynthesis / NMR, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena
Prof. Jon Blount, University of Exeter, Cornwall, UK
Dr. Franziska Beran, Research Group Sequestration and Detoxification in Insects, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena

Lab alumni and where they are now

Harriet Bartlett - PhD student, University of Cambridge
Sophia Cooke - PhD student, University of Cambridge
Eleanor Drinkwater - PhD student, University of York
Antaia Christou - Enalia Physis Environmental Centre
Annelise Gilchrist - artist

Third party funding

Australian Research Council: Tracking warning signals across a variable predator landscape
14/03/19 → 13/03/22