Biodiversity, conservation and management

  • Species richness and abundance, including genetic diversity
  • Biodiversity and habitat conservation
  • Approaches for avoiding extinction of endangered species

Organismal biology:

  • Physiology, behaviour and natural history of organisms

Applied ecology:

  • Human impact on natural ecosystems
  • Ecology of agroecosystems
  • Climate change and tropical forests

Community ad ecosystem ecology:

  • Plant-insect interactions
  • Food web structure
  • Bidiversity and ecosystem functioning
  • Plant defence
  • Insect defence

Population biology:

  • Population dynamics
  • Population and evolutionary genetics

Taxonomy and systematics:

  • Taxonomy of marine invertebrates
  • Lepidopteran systematics
  • Molecular systematics and biodiversity