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06 February 2023:


Since our last news entry, a lot has happened. Here is a short summary of the positive news despite the pandemic years:


Viktor Baranov received the Hintelmann award of the Friends of the Zoological State Collection Munich in 2020. In December 2022, he moved to Sevilla with a Ramon y Cajal Fellowship. Congratulations!


Marie K. Hörnig moved to Rostock in December 2022 to start her own workgroup on functional morphology in the department of medical biology. All the best to her!


Several new PhD students joined our network: Ana Zippel, Florian Braig, André Amaral and Alejandro Caballero in Munich, Christine Kiesmüller and Joshua Gauweiler in Greifswald. Two PhD students defended their theses: "Jamie" Michel Schmidt and Mario Schädel. Congrats!


Carolin submitted her habilitation thesis and had her habilitation colloquium.


Joachim's Lichtenberg professorship was positively evaluated and will be supported for another three years by the Volkswagen Foundation.


Older news can be found here:


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