Nico K. Michiels

Contact






Name

Nico K. Michiels

Phone

+49 7071 29 78876

Fax

+49 7071 29 5634

e-mail

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Date of Birth

28 May 1961

University of Tuebingen
Faculty of Science
Institute of Evolution and Ecology
Animal Evolutionary Ecology
Auf der Morgenstelle 28
72076 Tübingen
Germany

 

Research Interests

  • The evolution of hermaphrodite mating systems
  • The evolution of sexuality
  • Sexual conflict
  • New: Function and mechanisms of red fluorescence in marine fishes

Model Systems

Flatworms, earthworms, sea slugs, polychaets, nematodes, fish, computer simulations

CV

Since 2004

Professor in Zoology at the University Tuebingen (Animal Evolutionary Ecology)

1999 - 2004

Professor in Zoology at the University Muenster (Animal Morphology, Ecology and Evolution)

1993-1999

Research group leader (Associate Professor) at the Max-Planck-Institute for Behavioural Physiology, Seewiesen

1992

Postdoctoral fellow (EU HCM Programme) at the Dep. of Animal and Plant Sciences, Sheffield

1990-1991

Postdoctoral research fellow at the Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium

1989

Ph.D. in Zoology at the University of Antwerp (Belgium) Population and behavioural ecology of the black darter Sympetrum danae (Odonata: Libellulidae)

1984

Graduation in Zoology at the University of Antwerp (Belgium)

Publications

See department publication list or ISI Research ID.