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PhD Stefania Casagrande

Senior Marie Curie researcher at the Department of Evolutionary and Functional Biology of the University of Parma, where she is leading a EU project about genetic, physiological and environmental factors affecting timing of reproduction of birds.
She spent two years as post-doc at the Behavioral Biology Group, Centre for Behaviour and Neuroscience of the University of Groningen studying the interplay between endocrine and immune system in regulating the expression of avian secondary sexual traits produced by carotenoids. She is also interested in wildlife management and non-lethal pest-control systems. For more details visit her personal site: