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HOVESTADT Thomas

  • Theoretical Evolutionary Ecology Group, Dept. Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
  • Dispersal & Migration, Evolutionary ecology, Host-parasite interactions, Life history, Population ecology, Spatial ecology, Metacommunities & Metapopulations, Theoretical ecology
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I have worked as a field biologist during my PhD on seed dispersal and its effect on the formation of plant communities in West Africa. However, I have more and more moved into the field of evolutionary ecology using mathematical and simulation approaches to study issues in life-history and in particular in dispersal. A focus is on understanding how environmental variability in its various expressions affects the evolution of such traits. I received my degree (Diplom) at the University of Tübingen, studied a year at Duke University and completed my PhD at the University of Würzburg. Ever since I hold a position in Würzburg leading our small team
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HOVESTADT Thomas

  • Theoretical Evolutionary Ecology Group, Dept. Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
  • Dispersal & Migration, Evolutionary ecology, Host-parasite interactions, Life history, Population ecology, Spatial ecology, Metacommunities & Metapopulations, Theoretical ecology
  • recommender

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Educational and work
I have worked as a field biologist during my PhD on seed dispersal and its effect on the formation of plant communities in West Africa. However, I have more and more moved into the field of evolutionary ecology using mathematical and simulation approaches to study issues in life-history and in particular in dispersal. A focus is on understanding how environmental variability in its various expressions affects the evolution of such traits. I received my degree (Diplom) at the University of Tübingen, studied a year at Duke University and completed my PhD at the University of Würzburg. Ever since I hold a position in Würzburg leading our small team