Lectures (University of Cambridge)

2008  part 1A Evolution and behaviour;
topic: Sexual selection: A special case of natural selection, University of Cambridge


2007 – 2009  1A Evolution and behaviour, bird song, University of Cambridge
2004 – 2005  Behavioural ecology and cognition in mammals, University of Munich

Undergraduate Projects (University of California LA)

2009 – 2011   Estrogens in spatial cognition
Cognition and the cerebellum
Estrogens and memory
Tool use

Part-II-Projects (Supervisor, University of Cambridge)

2008 – 2009  ‘Cultural and sex differences in spatial frames of references and spatial tasks’
‘Attention load during virtual navigation. Sex-specific hormonal influences?’
‘Can jays plan for the future?”
2007 – 2008   ‘Attention load during virtual navigation’
‘Working memory during virtual navigation and mental rotation’
‘Sex differences in the spatial reference frame preferences of children using a
tunnel simulation task’
2005 – 2006   ‘Strategies for navigation in a virtual tunnel’
‘Future planning in rats using the caching paradigm: memory beyond 52 hours?’

Lecture Supervisions [Tutorials] (University of Cambridge)

2006 – 2009   part 1A, Evolution and Behaviour
Part 2, Intelligence


2007 – 2008++Madingley seminar series, Sub-Department of Animal Behaviour, University of Cambridge

2004 – 2005++‘Cognitive ecology’, University of Munich
2005 +++++++‘Hippocampus: Learning, Memory, Cognition’, University of Munich
2002 – 2003++‘Fachforum Geisteswissenschaften’ [special forum “humanities”],
Interdisciplinary Seminar, Hanns-Seidel-Stiftung 2002, Munich
2002 +++++++‘The biological image of man’ (evolution; socio-biology; from epigenesis to
behaviour), Interdisciplinary Seminar, Munich University for Applied Sciences
1997 – 2002++Biology-Theology-Anthropology and Law’ (Students were trained in cross-
disciplinary reasoning on present day current events).
Multidisciplinary seminar,University of Munich