The Agroecology Team


Dr. Svenja Bänsch
Effects of floral resources on crop pollination services: Facilitation or competition?
Phone +49 (0)551 / 39-33734 -

Dr. Kevin Darras
Diversity, functions and services of birds and bats in Sumatra, Indonesia
Phone +49 (0)551 / 39-33734 -

Dr. Annika Haß
Landscape scale farmland heterogeneity and pollination services
Tel +49 (0)551 / 39-22157 -

Dr. Maximilian Vollstädt
Functional diversity and biotic interactions in tropical ecosystems under global change
Phone +49 (0)551 / 39-8807

PhD students

Nicole Beyer
The effect of diversified crop rotations with field beans (Vicia faba) and peas (Pisum sativum) on the diversity of pollinators and pollination services

Anoush Miriam Ficiciyan
Commons-based seed varieties and mixtures in sustainable crop production

Felix Klaus
Grid-based predictions of biodiversity and ecosystem services at different spatial scales

Kevin Li
Pollination function and service in a rainforest transformation landscape in Sumatra, Indonesia

Felipe Libran
Biodiversity patterns and processes across landscapes differing in local habitat composition and configuration

Carolina Ocampo-Ariza
Pest control services offered by vertebrates and invertebrates in native cacao plantations of Peru

Julia Rosa
Costs and benefits of the diversification of farming systems

Manuel Toledo-Hernández
Cocoa pollination as a potential yield driver under changing management and climate

Emmeline Topp
A biodiversity hotspot faces intensification of viticulture: The role of renosterveld remnants for the conservation of butterflies.

Arne Wenzel
Agricultural biodiversity and associated services across rural-urban landscapes

Annemarie Wurz
Biodiversity and ecosystem services of agro-ecologically optimized cultivation

Guest scientists

Dr. Daisy Cárate Tandalla

Dr. Bea Maas

Dr. Thomas Cherico Wanger

Dr. Yvonne Fabian

Technical assistants

Susanne Jahn
Phone +49 (0)551 / 39-22211 -

Brigitte Jünemann
Phone +49 (0)551 / 39-22211 -

IT Group

Siegfried Opolka

Marco Seipke

Phone +49 (0)551 / 39-33745

Managing Editor

Prof. Klaus Hoevemeyer
Managing Editor (Journal: Basic and Applied Ecology)

BSc and MSc students

Students' room phone: +49 (0)551 / 39-33731

Viviana Alarcón
Effects of strip cropping on biodiversity and biological pest control

Fabia Alice de Voss
Bat activity and diversity in green areas in Göttingen

Andres Angulo Rubiano
Indirect effects of fertilization, herbicides and weeding on bird and bat activity and diversity in an oil palm management experiment

Johnny Benjes
Wahrnehmung und Beratungsbedarf von Landwirten zu Blühflächen als Agrarumweltmassnahme

Denise Bertleff
Predation pressure in cacao agroforestry

Hanna Gesche Gardein
Effects of habitat size on ground-nesting bee communities on calcareous grasslands

Tara Hanf-Dressler
The potential of cacao agroforestry for conservation of Peruvian birds and their ecosystem services

Svenja Horstmann
Effects of strip cropping on biodiversity and biological pest control

Katrin Hübner
Effects of habitat isolation on ground-nesting bee communities in agricultural landscapes

Karl-Friedrich Könecke
Effects of landscape composition and flowering phenology on resource use of honeybees

Celina Herrera Krings
Bat activity in different ecological compensation areas

Sophie Müller
Insect diversity on grafted fine and flavour cacao trees

Natalia Parra
Tree biodiversity enrichment and its effects on bat activity and diversity in oil plantations in Indonesia"

Julia Piko
Effects of three different flower field types on pollinator diversity and plant-pollinator interactions

Clara-Katharina Schmitt
Perspective of farmers on diversification measures and possible factors influencing the perspective

Emine Yetim
Field border improvements – Implications for farmers