Univ. Professor Dr. Franz Bairlein

Director i.R.
Institut für Vogelforschung (Institute of Avian Research)
"Vogelwarte Helgoland"
An der Vogelwarte 21
26386 Wilhelmshaven

Research interests

Ecology and physiology of migration with special emphasis on migration strategies, avian nutritional ecology with special emphasis on the control of migratory fattening, avian population biology.

Teaching (lectures and courses)

Environmental Physiology, Ornithology, Population Biology, Conservation Science, Statistics in Ecology, Tropical Ecology, Comparative Animal Migrations. Chair (until 2020): Master-Program “Ornithology” at University of Oldenburg.