Matteo Anderle

Ornithologist | When the rest of the team is still asleep, he sacrifices his sleep to track birds
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Lisa Angelini

Botanist | Determines every blade of grass, no matter how small, on our monitoring plots
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Roberta Bottarin

Limnologist | She is used to wading through icy cold streams
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Elia Guariento

Entomologist | He is ready for a sprint whenever a butterfly crosses his way
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Andreas Hilpold

Project Manager | Trying to get things done… again and again 
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Lisa Obwegs

Entomologist | Always searching for bugs and their antagonists
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Chiara Paniccia

Mammologist | Fond to organize and arrange ecological data 
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Enrico Rosso

Entomologist| Loves the tiny animals in and on our soil
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Julia Plunger

Entomologist | Digging holes in all kinds of habitats in order to catch tiny animals
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Julia Seeber

Soil ecologist | Distinguishing between shades of brown and grey in order to give soils a name 
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Michael Steinwandter

Soil ecologist | Likes to take long hikes up and come back with a heavy load of soil 
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Julia Strobl

Communication and dissemination assistant | Likes to share her love for nature
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Ulrike Tappeiner

Project Leader | Guarantees that we don’t lose track 
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Magdalena Vanek

Limnologist | Eagerly examines small creatures in our streams to determine the water quality

Francesca Vallefuoco

Limnologist | Loves the little creatures living in our streams
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Associated scientists

Eva Ladurner

Mammologist | When it comes to mice and bats Eva is our great support

Alexander Rief

Arachnologist | Likes to chase small invertebrates with (too) many legs and eyes

Johannes Rüdisser

Ecologist and biodiversity researcher | Our  butterfly monitoring expert and advisor for methodical and ecological topics

Alex Bellé (I)

Mammologist | Bat ecologist… headphones are his best friends


Current Trainees

Nicola Larroux (I)

Emanuele Repetto (I)

Giacomo Imbalzano (I)

Julian Von Spinn (I)

Daan Gerard Curwiel (NL)

Morgan Jaslen Scott (US)

Thea Schwingshackl (I)

Internship concluded

Elias Spögler (I)

Jonas Weißensteiner (I)

Joseph Kiem (I)

Julius Hecher (A)

Luca Cola (I)

Nicolò Chiappetta (I)

Verena Steinkasserer (I)

Vincenzo Meola (I)

Magdalena Vanek (A)

Stefania Volani (I)

Giacomo Biziato (I)

Teresa Zeni (I)

Felix Puff (I)

Jennifer Rossin (I)

Sarah Maria Gross (A)

Valentin Heimer (D)

Joy Giovanni Matabishi (RW)

Katharina Engl (I)

Moritz Hinz (D)

Alex Bellé (I)

Lisa Schweitzer (I)

Anna Katharina Lau (D)

Jarek Scanferla (I)

Marc Skubski (D)

Ludwig Camillo Baldaszti (A)

Laura Bellentani (I)

Nicola Eccel (I)

Gone but not forgotten

Simon Stifter


Florian Reichegger


Alberto Scotti