Klara Amplatz BSc
Neuromuscular development in the scyphozoan Cassiopea xamachana, an emerging cnidarian model system
Advisor: Andreas Wanninger

Master's Defensio - Friday, July 7th 2023, 9:45 CET (SR 1.7, UBB)

Anna-Chiara Barta BSc

DNA Barcoding of Terrestrial Isopods in Austria Integrating Museum Specimens
Advisor: Luise Kruckenhauser

Master's Defensio - Wednesday, October 18th 2023, 13:45 CET (SR 1.6, UBB)

Stephan Barton MSc
The proboscis morphology of frog-biting midges (Corethrellidae)
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Master's Defensio - Friday, November 25th 2022, 12:00 am CET (SR 1.8 in the UBB)

Iulia Barutia MSc
Building legs: a morphological investigation of leg development and regeneration in post-embryonic stages of Scutigera coleoptrata (Chilopoda)
Advisor: Thomas Schwaha

Master's Defensio - Wednesday, November 23rd 2022, 11:30 am CET (SR 1.3, UBB)

Julian Bibermair MSc
The embryonic development of the phylactolaemate bryozoan Plumatella casmiana.
Advisor: Thomas Schwaha

Master's Defensio - Wednesday, January 29th 2020

Johannes Buchner MSc
Analysis of the aquatic and semiaquatic Coleoptera and Heteroptera in the Naturschutzgebiet "Hörbranzer Schmelzwiese" (Vorarlberg).
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Master's Defensio - Friday, June 18th 2021

Karoline Bürger MSc
Population Structure and Activity Pattern in a Dalmatian Tortoise (Testudo hermanni hercegovinensis) Population
Advisor: Walter Hödl

Master's Defensio - Monday, April 12th 2021

Min Chai MSc

Phylogenetic relationships of the goshawk  Accipiter [gentilis] superspecies
Advisor: Elisabeth Haring

Master's Defensio - Friday, October 28th 2022

Sarah Chaloupka MSc
Is there personality in Allobates femoralis.
Advisors: Walter Hödl, Eva Ringler

Master's Defensio - Wednesday, April 22nd 2020

Milica Djokic BSc
Diversity of cheilostome Bryozoa in three Arctic seamounts: Vesteris, Boyd and Southern Seamount..
Advisor: Thomas Schwaha

Master's Defensio - Tuesday, October 25th 2023, 11:30 CET (Room 2A225, UZA2)

Julez Duruz, PhD
Single-cell RNA-sequencing analysis of spiralians.

Marine invertebrates group (Wollesen lab)

Anna Ennsgraber MEd
Funktionsmorphologische Untersuchung der Mundwerkzeuge von Colletes cunicularius (Apoidea, Hymenoptera)
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Master's Defensio - Monday, March 21st 2022

Mag. Patrick Fahser
Lucanus cervus in Vorarlberg: distribution and development of a Citizen Science Project.
Advisors: Günther Pass

Diplomprüfung - Friday, March 13th 2020

Katharina Frick MEd
Zoological identification courses at university: modified teaching design enhances learning success of student teachers
Advisors: Harald Krenn, Barbara-Amina Gereben-Krenn

Master's Defensio - Thursday, April 29th 2021

Matthäus Greilhuber MSc

Integrative taxonomy and DNA barcoding of Austrian freshwater turbellarians
Advisor: Elisabeth Haring

Master's Defensio - Tuesday, October 17th 2023, 14:00 CET (SR 1.5 ,UBB)

Nikolaus Helmer MSc
Multigene approach on the Phylogeny of Scaphopoda (Mollusca)
Advisor: Gerhard Steiner

Master's Defensio - Tuesday, April 25th 2022

Mag. Simone Jaritz
Biologische Phänomene im den Marchauen - Freilanddidaktische Informationstafeln.
Advisor: Walter Hödl

Diplomprüfung - Thursday, April 16th 2020

Tabea Kinigadner MSc
Cranial kinesis of the leopard gecko Eublepharis macularius
Advisor: Patrick Lemell

Master's Defensio - Monday, January 30th 2023, 11:30 am CET (SR 1.2, UBB)

Sandra Kirchner PhD
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Shedding light on the evolution of an enigmatic fish. Comparative analyses of cavernicolous and surface-dwelling populations of Garra barreimiae.
Advisors: Harald Krenn, Luise Kruckenhauser (NHM)

PhD Defensio - Thursday, June 18th 2020

Kenneth Kuba MSc
Liquid uptake in eusocial Vespidae (Hymenoptera): The morphology and function of the mouthparts and the preoral cavity
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Master's Defensio - Thursday, August 12th 2021

Yurii Kornilev MSc
Amphibian and reptilian conservation, ecophysiology, and ecology.
PhD candidate at Natural History Museum-Sofia

Anna Lanen MEd BA
MicroCT scanning of Austrian lumbricid earthworm specimens as an attempt for species-level identification of juvenile Lumbricidae (Annelida, Clitellata)
Advisor: Gerhard Steiner

Master's Defensio - Thursday, July 20th 2020

Mag. Lisa Liska
Verbreitung und Ökologie der beiden nah verwandten Orthopteren-Arten Barbitistes constrictus und Barbitistes serricauda im Kamptal, NÖ (Orthoptera: Phaneropteridae).
Advisors: Harald Krenn, Barbara-Amina Gereben-Krenn

Diplomprüfung - Friday, March 13th 2020

Andreas Löscher MSc
Comparative analysis of the male reproductive system in whip spiders.
Advisors: Harald Krenn, Michael Seiter & Thomas Schwaha

Master's Defensio - Thursday, February 18th 2021

Oliver Macek MSc
Integrative taxonomy: optimized DNA-Barcoding-protocol improves species identification in Central European pill millipedes (Glomerida)
Advisor: Günther Pass

Master's Defensio - Monday, December 7th 2020


Antonia Mandl MSc

Species Determination Using DNA Barcoding in Spiders from Cambodian Wet Markets and Surrounding Areas
Advisor: Elisabeth Haring

Master's Defensio - Tuesday, October 12th 2023, 15:00 CET (SR 1.3 ,UBB)

Foto ©A.Sommerfeld

Dr. Norbert Milasowszky

Mario Oswald MSc
A sample-based survey about the biomass of insects and biodiversity in grass clippings of agriculturally used meadows.
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Master's Defensio - Thursday, June 29th 2023, 14:00 am CET 

Jakob Prömer, MSc
The nervous system of cheilostome byrozoans
Advisors: Thomas Schwaha, Andy Sombke

Master's Defensio- Wednesday,  March 25th 2020

Mag. Franziska Puhm
Tagfalter-Monitoring in Wien 2018.
Advisors: Harald Krenn, Barbara-Amina Gereben-Krenn

Diplomprüfung - Thursday, July 30th 2020

Susanne Reier, PhD

Elucidating phylogeographic patterns of minnows in complex aquifers of the Dinaric Karst
Advisor: Luise Kruckenhauser

Defensio - Monday, June 3rd 2024, 13:15 CET 

Caroline Reinwald MSc
A new piercing proboscis? Comparison of the feeding apparatus of Acherontia atropos and Agrius convolvuli (Lepidoptera)
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Master's Defensio - Thursday, July 22nd 2021

Mag. Lisa Reiss
Verbreitung und Ökologie der Nadelholz-Säbelschrecke Barbitistes constrictus im laubholzdominierten Nationalpark Thayatal, NÖ (Orthoptera: Phaneropteridae) Advisors: Harald Krenn, Barbara-Amina Gereben-Krenn

Diplomprüfung - Friday, March 13th 2020

Zita Roithmair MSc
Morphology and diversity of sexual dimorphic characters of the ultimate legs in selected lithobiomorph centipedes (Myriapoda, Chilopoda, Lithobiomorpha)
Advisors: Andreas Wanninger und Nesrine Akkari

Master's Defensio - Thursday, July 29th 2021

Attila Sachslehner MSc
Expression of HES and Mox genes in a polyplacophoran mollusc: New insights into genetic regulation of molluscan mesoderm development.
Advisor: Andreas Wanninger

Master's Defensio - Wednesday, May 27th 2020

David Salamanca PhD

How to build a bivalve: Lessons from gene expression and single cell analyses
Advisor:  Andreas Wanninger

PhD Defensio - Wednesday, May 18th 2022, 4:00 pm CET (via Zoom)

Stephan Schulreich MSc
Mesoderm and muscle formation in the quagga mussel, Dreissena rostriformis (Deshayes, 1838)
Advisor: Andreas Wanninger

Master's Defensio - Tuesday, March 23rd 2021

Mag. Silvia Steiner
Butterfly monitoring in Vienna.
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Diplomprüfung - Thursday, September 15th 2020

Mag. Christine Szumovski
Advisor: Harald Krenn

Diplomprüfung - Wednesday, 25th March 2020

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