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PhD student

Viviana Alarcón Segura

Hülssebau, HÜL/O 256
Helmholtzstraße 10
01069 Dresden

Tel.+49 351 463-32995
Fax+49 351 463-37064


  • Landscape Ecology
  • Biodiversity Conservation
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Landscape Planning
  • Agroecology

Alarcón-Segura V, Grass I, Breustedt G, Rohlfs M, Tscharntke T (2022): Strip-intercropping of wheat and oilseed rape enhances biodiversity and biological pest control in a conventionally managed farm scenario. J Appl Ecol doi:10.1111/1365-2664.14161

Elizabeth Nichols, Viviana Alarcón, Shaun Forgie, Luis A Gomez-Puerta, Matthew S Jones, Coprophagous Insects and the Ecology of Infectious Diseases of Wildlife, ILAR Journal, Volume 58, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 336–342, https://doi.org/10.1093/ilar/ilx022

Alarcón, V., Renjifo L.M., Cadena, C.D. (2016). Influence of live fence structure on bird community assemblage in a working landscape on the Colombian Orinoquia Region. Ornitologia Colombiana, 12: 70-71 http://asociacioncolombianadeornitologia.org/revista-ornitologia-colombiana-12/

  since 09/2020: Research Assistant at the Chair of Computational Landscape Ecology

  2019-2020: Student Assistant (HiWi) at the Department of Crop Sciences, Division Agroecology, Göttingen, Germany. Project name: “Biodiversity patterns and processes across landscapes differing in local habitat composition and configuration”.

  2018-2020: International Master (MSc.) of Ecology, University of Bremen, Germany­. M.Sc. Thesis Project: “Effects of strip-intercropping (wheat-oilseed rape) on arthropod diversity and biological pest control”. Agroecology group – Georg-August-Universität Göttingen 

2015-2017: Research Assistant at the Laboratory of Landscape Ecology and conservation, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. Project name: “Relationships between landscape structure, ecological processes, biodiversity and ecosystem services”

  2014-2015: Field assistant at the Brazilian Atlantic forest region. Laboratory of Landscape Ecology and conservation, São Paulo, Brazil. Project name: “Habitat loss and the dynamics of infection risk in a dung beetle – helminth – mammal system”

  2013-2014: Biology Teacher for high school, Qualia Educación. Bogotá, Colombia

  2007-2012: Bachelor of Science in Biology. Department of Biological sciences, Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia. B.Sc. Thesis Project: “Influence of hedgerow structure on bird diversity in a cattle pasture dominated landscape on the Colombian Orinoquia Region

  1989: Born in Bogotá, Colombia

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