Verhaltensökologie

Daria Raffaella Gutleb, MSc BSc

Education


  • Since 2015 PhD at the Department of Behavioral Ecology, University of Göttingen; enrolment in the PhD programme 'Behavior and Cognition', member of the Leibniz-ScienceCampus Primate Cognition
  • 2013-2014 Laboratory and scientific assistant at the Genomics Core Facility (VetCore, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna)
  • 2012-2014 Master of Science in Zoology, University of Vienna
  • Master's Thesis: Female Faces: Effects of Colour Contrast on Male Attention in Japanese Macaques (Macaca fuscata)
  • 2009-2012 Bachelor of Science in Biology/Zoology, University of Vienna
  • Bachelor's Thesis: Phylogenetic position of Eurythoe complanata ('Polychaeta', Annelida) based on 18S rRNA and 28S rRNA sequences



Publications

  • Gutleb D, Roos C, Noll A, Ostner J & Schülke O (in press) COMT Val158Met moderates the link between rank and aggression in a non-human primate. Genes, Brain and Behavior
  • Pflüger, L. S., Gutleb, D. R., Hofer, M., Fieder, M., Wallner, B., & Steinborn, R. (2016) Allelic variation of the COMT gene in a despotic primate society: A haplotype is related to cortisol excretion in Macaca fuscata, Hormones and Behavior 78, 220-230. DOI: 10.1016/j.yhbeh.2015.11.012
  • Pflüger L. S., Gutleb D. R., Hofer M., Fieder M., Wallner B. & Steinborn R. (2015) Allelic variation of the COMT gene in a despotic primate society: A haplotype is related to cortisol excretion in Macaca fuscata, Hormones and Behavior 78, 220-230, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2015.11.012
  • Gutleb D. R., Pflüger L. S. & Wallner B. (2014) Semi-freie und wilde Japanmakaken -- eine Meta-Analyse, Carinthia II, Klagenfurt, 204 433-442
  • Pflüger L. S., Valuch C., Gutleb, D. R., Ansorge U. & Wallner B. (2014) Colour and contrast of female faces: Attraction of attention and its dependence on male hormone status in Macaca fuscata, Animal Behaviour 94, 61-71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anbehav.2014.05.022



Conference Contributions

    • Gutleb D. R. (2017) Integrating Behaviour, Hormones and Genes associated with the Primate HPA-Axis. Wissenschaftliches Kolleg - Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, Göttingen (Presentation)
    • Gutleb D. R. (2017) Changes in glucocorticoid excretion after intergroup encounters in male Assamese macaques. 15th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie (GfP), Zürich (Presentation)
    • Gutleb D. R. (2017) Contribution of the human COMT Val158Met polymorphism to aggressive behaviour and stress in a non-human primate. 35th International Ethological Conference (IEC) and the 16th Summer Meeting of the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour (ASAB), Estoril (Presentation)
    • Gutleb D. R. (2017) Genetic load of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal-axis is associated with physiological stress and risk-taking in wild macaques. 11th Göttinger Freilandtage (GFT), Göttingen (Poster)
    • Gutleb, D. R., Roos, C., Schülke, O., Ostner, J. (2015) Impacts of genotype on stress in wild Assamese macaques [poster]. 36th Thai Wildlife Meeting, Bangkok, Thailand
    • Gutleb D. R., Pflüger L. S., Hofer M., Fieder M., Wallner B. & Steinborn R. (2015) Methodological considerations for faecal DNA genotyping on the example of macaques [poster]. Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie 2015, Leipzig, Germany
    • Pflüger L. S., Gutleb D. R., Hofer M., Fieder M., Wallner B. & Steinborn R. (2015) A COMT haplotype is associated with increased cortisol excretion in male Japanese macaques [poster]. Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie 2015, Leipzig, Germany
    • Gutleb D. R. (2014) Demographic variability and steroid excretion of wild and semi-free Japanese macaques: a comparative approach [talk]. International Conference on Evolution and Behaviour 2014, Zagreb, Croatia
    • Gutleb D. R., Pflüger L. S. & Wallner B. (2014) Semi-free versus wild Japanese macaques -a meta-analysis of endocrine and demographic parameters [poster]. International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals 2014, Warsaw, Poland
    • Gutleb D. R., Pflüger L. S. & Wallner B. (2014) Semi-free versus wild Japanese macaques -a meta-analysis of endocrine and demographic parameters [published abstract]. Proceedings of the International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals 2014, 143