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Jacco van Rijssel

  • Eawag Surface Waters Research and Management
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Research interests

CichlidsPhenotypic plasticityConservationSpeciationAdaptive radiationEvolutionary ecology

About

I am currently working on the question why some African cichlid lineages have diversified while other lineages have refused to do so.

Co-authors (65)

  • Ismael Kimirei

Publications (5)

  • Changing ecology of Lake Victoria cichlids and their environment: evidence from C<sup>13</sup> and N<sup>15</sup> analyses

    • van Rijssel J
    • Hecky R
    • Kishe-Machumu M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
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  • Stable isotope evidence from formalin–ethanol-preserved specimens indicates dietary shifts and increasing diet overlap in Lake Victoria cichlids

    • Kishe-Machumu M
    • van Rijssel J
    • Poste A
    • et al.
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  • Climatic variability in combination with eutrophication drives adaptive responses in the gills of Lake Victoria cichlids

    • van Rijssel J
    • Hecky R
    • Kishe-Machumu M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    2Citations
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  • Fast adaptive responses in the oral jaw of Lake Victoria cichlids

    • van Rijssel J
    • Hoogwater E
    • Kishe-Machumu M
    • et al.
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  • Adaptive responses in resurgent Lake Victoria cichlids over the past 30 years

    • van Rijssel J
    • Witte F
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Professional experience

Eawag Oberflachengewasser

Education

Postdoc

Eawag Oberflachengewasser

April 2014 - Present

PhD

Instituut Biologie Leiden

October 2009 - March 2014(4 years)

Master of Science

Instituut Biologie Leiden

January 2007 - October 2008(2 years)

Bachelor of Science

Instituut Biologie Leiden

September 2003 - December 2006(3 years)