Master Theses

Master students interested in being part of our interdisciplinary programme can approach us with ideas of topics for master theses linking the fields of global change, biodiversity, ecosystems and human well-being. From time to time our researchers will also announce possible topics on this page and will be open to discuss more detailed suggestions with you. Please don't hesitate to get in touch with us.

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Land use/land cover in Bodensee watershed & links to ecosystem functioning 


Florian Altermatt

Novel species formed by land use change during the past 150 years in Switzerland

Kentaro Shimizu

Michael Schaepman

Gene flow and generic strucuture of dipterocarp trees in Borneo

Kentaro Shimizu

Species and molecular diversity of tropical ant-plants Macaranga

Kentaro Shimizu