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Dr. Marina Scheumann

Dr. rer. nat. Marina Scheumann

Main interests:

  • Vocal correlates of mammalian vocalization: Identity, prosodic, indexical and hormonal cues (1, 5)
  • Vocal communication in mammals: from mouse lemurs to rhinoceros (2, 3, 5)
  • Effects on cross-taxa perception: Phylogeny, familiarity and acoustic structure (4)
  • Development of non-invasive tools to measure physiological and neurological emotional responses (5)

Dr. rer. nat. Marina Scheumann

Professional and scientific career

since 2007

Research assistant (wiss. Angestellte) at the Institute of Zoology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover

 

2009 - 2011

Collaboration in DAAD-PROCOPE Project: “Evolution of manual lateralization in primates: a comparative approach”, Institute of Zoology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover und University of Rennes 1, France


2006 - 2007

Research scientist at the Institute of Zoology (TiHo Hannover)

 

2004 - 2007

Student of the Ph.D. program of the Center for Systems Neuroscience,
Hannover (ZSN Hannover)


2003 - 2010

Participation in DFG project FOR499:
“Acoustic communicationof emotions in nonhuman mammals and man: production, perception, and neural processing”

 

2003 - 2006

PhD fellowship of the DFG graduate school: “Perspectives in Primatology: Integration of Genetic, Neurobiological and Ethological research strategies.”, German Primate Center and Institute of Zoology, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover

 

04.2000 - 06.2003

Student assistant at the Max-Planck-Institut for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig

 

1999

Student assistant at the University of Leipzig

 

1998 - 2003

Zoo guide in the Zoo Leipzig

Education and further qualification

2017-2018

Participation in "Professional Teaching" (organized by the University of Veterinary Medicine)

 

2016-2017

Mentee in the Ina Pichlmayr Mentoring-programm organized by the MHH (Hannover Medical School)

 

2007

Dissertation (summa cum laude), Topic: „Evolution of acoustic communication in non-human primates: New insights from Malagasy lemurs” Supervisor: Prof. Dr. E. Zimmermann, Co-supervisors: Prof. Dr. E. Altenmüller, Prof. Dr. R. Dengler; PhD-programm of the Center for System Neuroscience Hannover

 

2003

Diploma in biology, Topic:: “Nahrungssuchstrategien bei Orang-Utans und einem Gibbon im Zoo
Supervisors: Dr. Josep Call, Prof. Dr. M. Tomasello, Prof. Dr. K. Schildberger


1997 –2003

Study of Biology at the University Leipzig Main subjects: Behavioural Physiology, Zoology, Botany, Ecology, Minor subject: Psychology


1997

Abitur at the Johannes-Kepler Gymnasium, Leipzig

Awards & grants

2018-2020

 

DFG grant: SCHE 1927/2-1: Vocal correlates of male quality and proceptivity in the vocalizations of white rhinoceros

 

2016

 

Invited speaker of the DZG section: Behavioral Biology at the 109 Meeting of the German Society, Kiel

 

2015 - 2017

Mentee in the Ina-Pichlmayr-Mentoring programme for female scientists granted by the "Gleichstellungsbüro" of the University of Veterinary Medicine

 

2014 and 2015

Research grant of the Serengeti-Park Foundation

 

2008

Travel grant from the “Gleichstellungsbüro” for participating in the Internationalen Prosimian Kongress in Ithala, South Africa

 

2003 - 2006

Phd fellowship of the DFG-Graduate school: “Perspectives in Primatology: Integration of Genetic, Neurobiological and Ethological research strategies.”


2006
Second price for oral presentation at the German meeting of the German Society of Primatology, Leipzig, Germany

 

2005

Honorable Mention Student Oral Presentation at the International Conference of Primatology, Turin, Italy

 

1997

Karl-von-Frisch Abitur price of the „Verband Deutscher Biologen e.V.“

Publications

I. Articles in peer reviewed journals

 

submitted 2017

 

Linn, S.; Scheumann, M. (submitted): First insights into the vocal repertoire and vocal ontogeny of infant and juvenile Southern White Rhinoceros. PlosOne

 

 

2017

 

Hartmann D.; Davila-Ross M.; Wong S.T.; Call, J.; Scheumann M. 2017: Spatial transposition tasks in Indian sloth bears (Melursus ursinus) and Bornean sun bears (Helarctos malayanus euryspilus). Journal of Comparative Psychology, 131(4), 290-303 doi: 10.1037/com0000077

 

Scheumann, M.; Hasting, A. S.; Zimmermann, E.; Kotz, S. A. 2017. Human Novelty Response to Emotional Animal Vocalizations: Effects of Phylogeny and Familiarity. Front. Behav. Neurosci.; 11:204; doi: 10.3389/fnbeh.2017.00204

 

Konerding, W. S.; Zimmermann, E.; Bleich, E.; Hedrich, H. J.; Scheumann, M. 2017. The head turn paradigm to assess auditory laterality in cats: influence of ear position and repeated sound presentation. PeerJ; 5:e3925; doi: 10.7717/peerj.3925

 

Scheumann M.; Linn S.; Zimmermann E. (2017): Vocal greeting during mother-infant reunions in a nocturnal primate, the gray mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus). Scientific Reports; 7: 10321. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-10417-8

 

2016

 

Konerdring WS.; Zimmermann E.; Bleich E.; Hedrich H-J.; Scheumann M.:Sex differences in responsiveness to arousal in the voice of kittens. BMC evolutionary Biology 201616:157 DOI: 10.1186/s12862-016-0718-9

 

2015

 

Mahaboubi, S.; Randrianambinina, B.; Rakotondravony, R.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.; Rasoloharijaona, S. (2015): First characterization of the vocal acoustics of Otto's sportive lemur Lepilemur otto (Craul et al., 2007) with remarks on its abundance. Lemur News 19:16-21.

 

Ramanankirahina R, Joly M, Scheumann M, Zimmermann E: The Role of Acoustic Signaling for Spacing and Group Coordination in a Nocturnal, Pair-Living Primate, the Western Woolly Lemur (Avahi occidentalis) American Journal of Physical Anthropology 11/2015; DOI:10.1002/ajpa.22898

 

Kessler SE, Scheumann M, Hanbury DB, Nash LT, Zimmermann E, Watson SL: Screams in the Night: Pilot Study Reveals Moderate Evidence for Individual Differences in Lorisoid Vocalizations. International Journal of Primatology 2015:9847 DOI: 10.1007/s10764-015-9847-z

 

2014

 

Scheumann M., Hasting A. S., Kotz S. A., Zimmermann E.: The Voice of Emotion across Species: How Do Human Listeners Recognize Animals' Affective States? PLoS ONE 01/2014; 9(3):e91192. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0091192

 

Röper, K.M.; Scheumann, M.; Wiechert, A.B.; Nathan, S.; Goossens, B.; Owren, M.J.; Zimmermann, E. (2014): Vocal acoustics in the endangered proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus). Am. J. Primatol. 76 (2): 192-201.

 

2013

 

Maille, A., Jäschke, N., Joly, M., Scheumann, M., Blois-Heulin, C. & Zimmermann, E. (2013) Does a Nonprimate Mammal, the Northern Tree Shrew (Tupaia belangeri), Exhibit Paw Preference in Two Forms of a Grasping Task? J. Comp. Psychol. 127 (1): 14-23. - DOI: 10.1037/a0029238

 

2012

 

Scheumann M, Roser A-E, Konerding W, Bleich E, Hedrich HJ, Zimmermann E: Vocal correlates of sender-identity and arousal in the isolation calls of domestic kitten (Felis silvestris catus). Frontiers in Zoology 2012, 9:36 doi:10.1186/1742-9994-9-36

 

Kessler, S.E.; Scheumann, M.; Nash, L.T.; Zimmermann, E. (2012): Paternal kin recognition in the high frequency / ultrasonic range in a solitary foraging mammal. BMC Ecology 12: 26.

 

Joly M, Scheumann M, Zimmermann E (2012): Posture Does Not Matter! Paw Usage and Grasping Paw Preference in a Small-Bodied Rooting Quadrupedal MammalPLoS ONE 7(5): e38228. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038228

 

2011

 

Scheumann, M., Joly-Radko, M., Leliveld, L.; Zimmermann, E. (2011): Does body posture influence hand preference in an ancestral primate model? BMC Evol. Biol. 11:52. Doi: 10.1186/1471-2148-11-52

 

Leliveld, L., Scheumann, M., Zimmermann, E. (2011): Acoustic correlates of individuality in the vocal repertoire of a nocturnal primate (Microcebus murinus). J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 129 (4): 2278-88 Doi: 10.1121/1.3559680
 

2010

 

Leliveld, L.M.C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2010): Effects of caller characteristics on auditory laterality in an early primate (Microcebus murinus). PLoS ONE, Vol 5,2

 

2008

 

Joly, M.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2008): Wild mouse lemurs revisit artificial feeding platforms: implications for field experiments on sensory and cognitive abilities in small primates. Am. J. Primatol. 70: 892-896

 

Leliveld, L.M.C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2008): Manual lateralization in early primates: a comparison of two mouse lemur species. Am. J. Phys. Anthropol. 137: 156-163


Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2008): Sex-specific orientation asymmetries in communication sound processing are not related to hand preference in an early primate. BMC Biol. 6: 3.


Sündermann, D.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2008): Olfactory predator recognition in predator-naïve gray mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus). J. Comp. Psychol.122: 146-155.

 

2007

 

Scheumann, M.; Rabesandratana, A.; Zimmermann, E. (2007): Predation, communication and cognition in lemurs. In: Gursky, S.L.; Nekaris, K.A.I. (eds.): Primate Anti-Predators Strategies. Developments in Primatology, Springer-Verlag, New York, pp:100-126.

 

Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.; Deichsel, G. (2007): Context-specific calls signal infant’s needs in a strepsirrhine primate, the gray mouse lemur (Microcebus murinus). Dev. Psychobiol. 49(7): 708-718.

 

2006

 

Scheumann, M.; Call J. (2006): Sumatran orangutans (Pongo abelii) and a yellow-cheeked crested gibbon (Nomascus gabriellae) know what is where”. Int J Primatol. 27 (2): 575-602

 

2004

 

Scheumann, M.; Call J. (2004): Use of experimenter-given cues in South African fur seals (Arctocephalus pusillus). Animal Cognition 7(4): 224-230.

 

 

II. Abstracts of international conferences

 

2017

 

Scheumann, M.; Linn, S.; Zimmermann, E. (2017): Function of greeting behavior during mother-infant interactions in an infant-parking primate. Behaviour, 30.07.-04.08.2017.

 

Scheumann, M.; Linn, S.; Zimmermann, E. (2017): To get insight into the evolutionary roots of vocal greeting: the importance of mother-infant reunions. DZG Talk, Bielefeld, 12.05.-15.05.2017.

 

Scheumann, M.; Linn, S. (2017): First insight into the vocal ontogeny of a large-bodied semi-social mammal, the white rhinoceros. Anual Meeting of the Ethological Society, Bonn, 22.02.-24.02.2017.

 

2016

 

Scheumann, M. (2016): Comparative Bioacoustics: Differences in the emotional communication across mammals. 109th DZG, Kiel, 14.09-17.09.2016.

 

Radespiel, U.; Ramanankirahina, R.; Joly, M.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2016): The role of vocal signalling for pair cohesion and spacing in the western woolly lemur (Avahi occidentalis) in northwestern Madagascar. IPS Chicago, Chicago, 21.08.-27.08.2016.

 

Radespiel, U.; Hasiniaina, A. F.; Evasoa, M. R.; Scheumann, M.; Randrianambinina, B.; Rasoloharijaona, S.; Zimmermann, E. (2016): The role of vocalizations in species diversity and evolution of lesser mouse lemurs (Microcebus ssp.): First results from northwestern Madagascar. IPS Chicago, Chicago, 21.08.-27.08.2016.

 

Linn, S.; Scheumann, M.(2016): Vocal behavior of infant Southern white rhinoceros: First insights into the call repertoire. 8th ECBB, Vienna, 12.05.-15.05.2016.

 

Scheumann, M.; Linn, S.; Zimmermann, E. (2016): Greeting before entering home: Vocalizations during mother-infant interactions in an infant-parking primate. 8th ECBB, Vienna, 12.05.-15.05.2016.

 

Ramanankirahina, R.; Joly, M.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2016): Vocal signalling used for pair cohesion and spacing in the western woolly lemur (Avahi occidentalis) in northwestern Madagascar. 8th ECBB, Vienna, 12.05.-15.05.2016.

 

2015

 

Linn, S.; Scheumann, M. (2015): First insights into the vocal repertoire of infant Southern white rhinoceros. 10th International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife, Berlin, 28.09.-01.10.2015.

 

2013

 

Kessler, S.E.; Scheumann, M.; Hanbury, D.B.; Nash, L.T.; Zimmermann, E.; Watson, S.L. (2013): Screams in the night: individual signatures in lorisoid vocalizations. 5th International Prosimian Congress, Ranomafana, Madagascar, 4.8.-9.8.2013, p. 36-37.

 

Ramanankirahina, R.; Joly, M.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2013): The role of acoustic signals for spacing and cohesiveness in a nocturnal, cohesive pair living lemur. 5th International Prosimian Congress, Ranomafana, Madagascar, 4.8.-9.8.2013, p. 65.

 

Kessler, S.E.; Scheumann, M.; Hanbury, D.B.; Nash, L.T.; Zimmermann, E.; Watson, S.L. (2013): Screams in the night: individual signatures in bushbaby bark vocalizations. 13th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie, Hamburg, 6.2.-8.2.2013, p.41.

 

Röper, K.M.; Klaus, A.; Scheumann, M.; Wiechert, A.K.; Owren, M.J.; Nathan, K.S.S.; Goossens, B.; Zimmermann, E. (2013): Loud calling in an endangered primate of Borneo, the proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus): vocal activity and acoustic characteristics. 13th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie, Hamburg, 6.2.-8.2.2013, p. 64.

 

2012

 

Kessler, S.E.; Scheumann, M.; Nash, L.T.; Zimmermann, E. (2012): Paternal kin recognition in female, captive, grey mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus). 81st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Portland, Oregon, 11.4.-14.4.2012, p. 180.

 

Konerding, W.S.; Scheumann, M.; Bleich, E.-M.; Hedrich, H.-J.; Zimmermann, E. (2012): Understanding the infant cry: sex-differences in the responsiveness to affect intensity in the voice of kitten separation calls. 6th European Conference on Behavioural Biology, Essen, 19.7.-22.7.2012, p. 63.

 

Scheumann, M. (2012): Emotional information coded in infant mammalian vocalizations: a comparative approach. 6th European Conference on Behavioural Biology, Essen, 19.7.-22.7.2012, p. 96-97.

 

Scheumann, M. (2012): The voice of emotion: bioacoustic tools to assess emotions in animals. 6th European Conference on Behavioural Biology, Essen, 19.7.-22.7.2012, p. 96.

 

2011

 

Scheumann M., Roser A.-E., Konerding W., Bleich E., Hedrich H.J., Zimmermann E. (2011): Expression of affect-intensity and identity in infant isolation calls of domestic cats. In: Program and Abstracts: International Bioacoustics Congress, La Rochelle, Frankreich, 12.-16.09.2011

 

Röper, K.M.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. Influence of body posture on handedness in Goodman’s mouse lemurs (Microcebus lehilahytsara). In: Abstracts and program 12th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie, Utrecht, the Netherlands, 30.03.-01.04.2011; 2011, S.60

 

Kessler, S.E.; Scheumann M.; Nash L.T.; Zimmermann, E. Paternal kin recognition in female, captive, grey mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus). In: Abstracts and program 12th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie, Utrecht, the Netherlands, 30.03.-01.04.2011; 2011, S. 30

 

2010

 

Zimmermann, E.; Joly-Radko, M.; Scheumann, M.: Hand preference in tree shrews and prosimian primates: a comparative approach. In: Abstracts & program 23rd Congress of the International Primatological Society, Kyoto, 12.-18.9.2010; 2010, S. #450

 

Roser, A.-E.; Scheumann, M.; Konerding, W.; Bleich, E.; Hedrich, H.-J.; Zimmermann, E.: Prosodic cues in isolation calls of kittens. In: Programme and Abstracts 5th European Conference on Behavioural Biology, Ferrara, 16.-18.7.; 2010, S. 144

 

Scheumann, M.; Hasting, A.; Kotz, S. A.; Zimmermann, E.: Do phylogeny and/or familiarity influence cross-taxa perception of acoustically conveyed emotion in human listeners? In: Evolution of emotional communication: from sounds in nonhuman mammals to speech and music in man Günzburg, 28.4.-1.5.2010; 2010, S. 26

 

Hasting, A. S.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.; Kotz, S. A.: The valence of emotional animal vocalizations modulates electrophysiological correlates of the human orieting response. In: Evolution of emotional communication: from sounds in nonhuman mammals to speeech and music in man Günzburg, 28.4.-1.5.2010; 2010, S. 23

 

2009

 

Scheumann, M.; Hastings, A.; Kotz, S.A.; Zimmermann, E.: Do phylogeny and/or familiarity influence cross-taxa perception of acoustically conveyed emotions? In: Programme and Abstracts 102. Jahresversammlung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft, Regensburg, 25.-28.09.2009; 2009, S. 29

 

Schopf, C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2009): Seasonality in vocal behaviour of a nocturnal primate (Microcebus lehilahydsara). In: Programme and Abstracts 102. Jahresversammlung der Deutschen Zoologischen Gesellschaft, Regensburg, 25.-28.09.2009, S. 44

 

Leliveld, L.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Acoustic correlates of individuality in the vocal repertoire of a nocturnal lemur (Microcebus murinus). In: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) (Hrsg.): 7th International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife, Berlin, 21.-24.09.2009; 2009, S. 121

 

Scheumann, M.; Hastings, A.; Kotz, S.A.; Zimmermann, E.: Cross-taxa perception of acoustically conveyed emotions. In: Abstracts & program 31st International Ethological Conference, Rennes, 19.-24.8.2009 S. 403-404.

 

Leliveld, L.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Individual signatures in communication calls of a nocturnal lemur (Microcebus murinus). In: Abstracts & program 31st International Ethological Conference, Rennes, 19.-24.8.2009 S. 315

 

Leliveld, L.; Schopf, C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Individual cues in vocalizations across the vocal repertoire of two mouse lemur species. In: Programme and Abstracts 11th Meeting of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie, Hannover, 24.-26.2.2009; 2009, S. 49

 

2008

 

Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Sex-specific perception of conspecific communication calls in grey mouse lemurs. 22nd Congress of the International Primatological Society, Edinburgh, 3.-8.8.2008; Primate Eye 96 (special Issue) # 494.

 

Borchert, K.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: The role of olfaction in social communication of the Goodman’s mouse lemur. 22nd Congress of the International Primatological Society, Edinburgh, 3.-8.8.2008; Primate Eye 96 (special Issue) # 282.

 

Leliveld, L.M.C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Individual signatures in communication calls of a nocturnal lemur (Microcebus murinus). 22nd Congress of the International Primatological Society, Edinburgh, 3.-8.8.2008; Primate Eye 96 (special Issue) # 665.

 

Schopf, C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Ultrasonic advertisement calling in the Goodman’s mouse lemur: seasonal effects and individuality. 22nd Congress of the International Primatological Society, Edinburgh, 3.-8.8.2008; Primate Eye 96 (special Issue) # 668.

 

Leliveld, L.M.C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Individual signatures in communication calls of a nocturnal lemur (Microcebus murinus). In: Programme and Abstracts Int. Conf. Vocal Communication in Birds and Mammals, St. Andrews, Scotland, 31.7.-2.8.2008; 2008, p.33.

 

Leliveld, L.M.C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Do ancestral primates have handedness? In: Programme and Abstracts Marie Curie Conference - ESOF, Barcelona 17.-18.7.2008; 2008, # P-198.

 

Borchert, K.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Female dominance in captive Goodman’s mouse lemurs (Microcebus lehilahytsara). In: Programme and Abstracts Meeting of Ethologische Gesellschaft, Regensburg, 20.2.-22.2.2008; p. 44.

 

2007

 

Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2007): Toward the evolutionary roots of laterality in hand usage and communication sound processing of primates. In: In: Programme and Abstracts International Symposium "Evolution of Emotional Communication", Hannover, 27.-29.09.2007; p. 28

 

Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Mother-offspring communication in gray mouse lemurs. In: Programme and Abstracts 30th International Ethological Conference, Halifax, Canada, 15.-23.08.2007; p. 129.

 

Leliveld, L.M.C.; Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Manual lateralisation in early primates: a comparison of two mouse lemur species. In: Programme and Abstracts 30th International Ethological Conference, Halifax, Canada, 15.-23.8.2007; p. 115.

 

Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E.: Mother-offspring communication in grey mouse lemurs. In: Programme and Abstracts International Congress Prosimians, Ithala, South Africa, 15.-19.07.2007; p. 33.

 

 

III. Articles in popular science journals

 

2008

 

Scheumann, M.; Zimmermann, E. (2008): Rechts oder links bei Mausmakis. Spektrum der Wissenschaft 4: 16-19.

 

 

IV. Books 

 

2007

 

Scheumann, M. (2007): Evolution of acoustic communication in non-human primates: New insights from Malagasy lemurs. PhD thesis, University of Veterinary Medicine, Institute of Zoology

Review for

Professional journals

Animal behaviour, Behavioural Brain Research, Biology Letters, BMC Biology, BMC Evolutionary Biology, Brain & Language, Current Zoology, Ethology, Journal of Comparative Psychology, Journal of Experimental Biology, Mammal Review, Plos One, Proceeding of the Royal Society B Biological Science, Scientific letters, International Journal of Primatology, Interaction Studies, Royal Society Open Science

 

Scientific advice

Benny Blue children books

 

Membership in scientific societies

  • Gesellschaft für Primatologie (GfP)
  • International Society of Primatology (IPS)
  • Deutsche Zoologische Gesellschaft (DZG)
  • World Wildlife Foundation (WWF)

Organizer/Co-organizer of the following workshops, symposia or conferences

2012

Organisation of the Symposium: “The voice of emotion: Bioacoustic tools to assess emotions in animals” at the 6th European Conference for Behavioural Biology in Essen, 19.7.-22.7.2012

 

2008 - 2009

Organisation of the 11th Conference of the Gesellschaft für Primatologie at the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, 24.-26.02.2009; together with Prof. Dr. Elke Zimmermann, Apl. Prof. Dr. Ute Radespiel and Dr. Marine Joly

 

2008

Organisation of the Symposium: “Sensory perception and cognition in prosimians” at the 22th Congress of the International Society of Primatology in Edinburgh, Schottland, 3.-8.8.2008; together with Dr. Marine Joly

 

2007

Co-Organisation of the congress: "Evolution of Emotional Communication: From Sounds in Nonhuman Mammals to Speech and Music in Man" at the University of Music and Drama Hannover, 27.-29.09.2007;  together with Prof. Dr. Elke Zimmermann, Prof. Dr. Eckhard Altenmüller, PD Dr. Sabine Schmidt, Dr. Michael Großbach, Dr. Simone Schehka, Dr. Simone Janßen und Dr. Oliver Grewe

 

2005

Co-Organisation of the work shop: „Brainstorming - Interdisciplinary Aspects of Neuroscience“ at the Landesmuseum Hannover, 18-21.05.2005; together with the PhD students of the year 2004 of the Center for System Neuroscience Hannover

Further scientific activities

2010 - 2014

  • Board member of the "Gesellschaft für Primatologie" (GfP)

Teaching

 Bachelor

  • Seminar "Quantification of behaviour in the Zoo Hannover"

(part of the obligatory BA modul: "Zoology and behavioural biology")

  • Lab course: "Vertiefungspraktikum Biologie"; 5. Semester
  • Supervision of bachelor theses

 

Master

  • Modul (3115): "Biocommunication of mammals"; 3. Semster
  • Co-supervision of the Modul (2106): "Experimental behavioural biology"; 2. Semester
  • Co-supervision of the Modul (3103): "Experimental behavioural and evolutionary research Primatology"; 3. Semster
  • Supervision of Master theses

 

 

Co-supervision of the PhD

  • Course "Neurobiology of animal communication"
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