Dipl.-Biol. Markus Germany

Markus Germany

Doctoral candidate

Olshausenstraße 75, 24118 Kiel, Raum: 309
Phone: +49 (0) 431 880-3637
Telefax: +49 (0) 431 880-4083
mgermany@ecology.uni-kiel.de

Curriculum Vitae

Since 02/2015
Associated as doctoral researcher to “yDiv” (graduate school of iDiv)

Since 04/2014
PhD student at the Institute of Biology / Geobotany and Botanical Garden, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
from 1st of March 2015
Kiel University
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Alexandra Erfmeier
Title: The role of herb layer characteristics and productivity for forest ecosystem functioning

03/2013
Diploma thesis at the Institute of Botany and Botanical Garden, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Supervisor: Prof. Joachim W. Kadereit, Ph.D.
Title: Diversity-fragmentation relationships of island-like movile hills in the Târnava Mare Region in Transylvania (Romania)

04/2014
Diploma examination in the subjects of botany, ecology, zoology

04/2006 – 04/2013
Study of Biology at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Conference and workshops contributions

Germany M.S., Bruelheide H., Erfmeier A. (2016) Janzen-Connell effects in experimental forest stands: The role of density- and distance- dependence for juvenile tree survival in the subtropics. iDiv Annual Conference 2016: 07/11/2016 - 08/11/2016; Leipzig, Germany. Talk.

Germany M.S., Bruelheide H., Erfmeier A. (2016) Limited tree richness effects on herb layer composition, richness and productivity in experimental forest stands. 46th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland; 05/09/2016 - 09/09/2016.Talk.

Germany M.S., Bruelheide H., Erfmeier A. (2015) Limited tree richness effects on herb layer composition, richness and productivity in experimental forest stands. iDiv Annual Conference 2015: 02/12/2015 - 03/12/2015; Leipzig, Germany. Poster.

Publications

Germany M.S., Bruelheide H., Erfmeier A. (2017) Limited tree richness effects on herb layer composition, richness and productivity in experimental forest stands. Journal of Plant Ecology 10: 190–200.

Sutcliffe LME, Germany M.S., Becker U., Becker T. (2016) How does size and isolation affect patches of steppe-like vegetation on slumping hills in Transylvania, Romania? Biodiversity and Conservation 1–14.