Principal investigators

Jacintha Ellers

HEAD OF THE SECTION ANIMAL ECOLOGY

j.ellers@vu.nl

Gene-environment interaction, trait loss, species interactions

Rien Aerts

HEAD OF THE SECTION SYSTEMS ECOLOGY

m.a.p.a.aerts@vu.nl

Climate change, biogeochemistry, cold biomes

Ecosystem engineers, Biodiversity, Soil

Plant Traits, Biogeochemistry, Global Change

Communication, Sensory environments, Sexual selection

Life history, genetics, evolution

Symbiosis, Rhizosphere, Evolution

Hermaphroditism, Reproduction, Sexual Selection

Forest management, climate effects, Earth System modelling

Ecotoxicology, Soil, Invertebrates

Microbial ecology, Biogeochemistry