September 2021: Ecology Letters accepted our new concept and measure to quantify cascading effects of foraging behaviour on  biodiversity (DivGUD).


November 2020: We got the cover of Oikos, with a spider though.


August 2020: Of city and village mice is finally out in Scientific Reports.


June 2020: Alex' first BioMove PhD chapter is accepted for publication in Oikos and became editor's choice!


March 2020: Our BioMove family paper is finally out in Biological Reviews!


January 2020: My niche is out!


December 2019: Annika's "My niche" paper got accepted at Proc R Soc B!


July 2019: After several decisions that turnt out to be risky Valeria's "risky decisions" paper is published in Scientific Reports!


May 2019: Uli's methods paper on inferring dynamic interactions from concurrent movement data got accepted at MEE!


March 2019: Annika's first PhD paper and our first BioMove paper is out!


A summary (in German) of our current research was published in Portal Wissen, University of Potsdam, 02/2018, pp. 48-53 - "Jedes Tier ist anders: Biologinnen erforschen das individuelle Verhalten von Kleinsäugern".


Press release to Valeria's paper (in German):

Schnell oder flexibel? – Zusammenhang von Lernstil und Persönlichkeit bei Tieren.


New initiative (WiMi.UP) to change employment praxis at German universities.


All my meetings of the year are cancelled due to Corona pandemia. See you all online...



I am searching M.Sc. students and research assistants for small mammal experiments in the laborarory and in the field.


Also, I search M.Sc. students interested in agent-based modelling of landscapes of fear.