Biologie and Geography

  • Michael Ehrmann was awarded an honorary professorship by Cardiff University in Wales.
  • Corinna Schirling received the poster award of the “Forschungstag 2008” Research Day at University Hospital Essen.
  • The Applied Zoology / Hydrobiology research group succeeded in gaining Dr. Ana Perez del Olmo as the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation scholar.
  • In May 2008, Dr. Christiane Wittmann received the “Wissenschaftspreis 2007”, a special prize for ecology awarded by the Gesellschaft für Wissenschaft und Leben e.V. (GWL) and the National-Bank for outstanding scientific achievement in the field of biology.