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Thursday, 31. March 2016

Esmeralda Gabriela Urquiza Haas - associated PhD candidate

Current Research: Mental state attribution to animals and objects: processes and associated factors. People attribute goals, intentions, beliefs and emotions not only to other humans but also to other sentient beings on a regular...

Andrius Pasukonis, PhD

Research already completed: The role learning in the spatial behaviour of a Neotropical territorial frog, Allobates femoralis. The main focus of my PhD project is on animal spatial cognition in the wild. I’m trying to bridge the...

Sarah Deventer, DK candidate

Current Research: Personality and social dynamics in crows and ravens. I investigate the role of personality on the social network of a wild population of crows (Corvus corone), which inhabit the Zoo of Vienna (Tiergarten...

Alex Munteanu, DK candidate

Current Research: The emotional basis of raven social relations. I am currently investigating the link between behavioural and physiological expressions of three basic emotional systems (SEPARATION DISTRESS, SEEKING and FEAR) in...

Mark O'Hara, DK candidate

Current Research: Analogical reasoning in birds. Within my PhD project I investigate mainly parrots and corvids cognitive abilities. In order to achieve this I use touchscreens in addition to tasks with solid objects in order to...

Kim Kortekaas, DK candidate

Current Research: Social physiology of wolves and dogs during a simulated hunt. My research focuses on the social behaviour and physiology of wolves. By using a large treadmill to simulate the chase of a hunt, I aim at a better...

Stefanie Riemer, PhD (associated DK fellow)

Research already completed: Individual differences in cognition and behaviour in domestic dogs – from physical cognition to personality. My PhD thesis on individual differences in behaviour and cognition in domestic dogs...

Matthias-Claudio Loretto, PhD (associated DK fellow)

Research already completed: Movement patterns, social relationships and personality in wild non-breeding ravens.  I am interested in where wild ravens spend their day when regular food sources like feedings of zoo...

Georgine Szipl, associated DK candidate

Current Research: Social relationships and acoustic communication in Common Ravens (Corvus corax). Currently, I am analyzing complex behavioral patterns and vocalizations during agonistic interactions of wild Common Ravens. The...

Iris Schöberl, associated DK candidate

Current Research: Factors affecting stress coping in human-dog-dyads. Humans and dogs engage in mutual social relationships, potentially resulting in physiological effects in both partners. For example, the quality of such a...

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