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Stefan Fischer

  • PhD
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • University of Liverpool
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Research interests

Early life experiences Cooperative breeding Life history decisions Eutrophication Colonial Breeding

Groups

Co-authors (52)

  • Valentina Balzarini
  • Filipa Cunha-Saraiva

Publications (5)

  • Effect of the early social environment on behavioural and genomic responses to a social challenge in a cooperatively breeding vertebrate

    • Nyman C
    • Fischer S
    • Aubin-Horth N
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    6Citations
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  • Territorial aggression reduces vigilance but increases aggression towards predators in a cooperatively breeding fish

    • Hess S
    • Fischer S
    • Taborsky B
    N/AReaders
    7Citations
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  • Rearing-group size determines social competence and brain structure in a cooperatively breeding cichlid

    • Fischer S
    • Bessert-Nettelbeck M
    • Kotrschal A
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    23Citations
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  • Animated images as a tool to study visual communication: A case study in a cooperatively breeding cichlid

    • Fischer S
    • Taborsky B
    • Burlaud R
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    10Citations
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  • Group-size-dependent punishment of idle subordinates in a cooperative breeder where helpers pay to stay

    • Fischer S
    • Zöttl M
    • Groenewoud F
    • et al.
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    40Citations
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Professional experience

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

University of Liverpool

April 2015 - Present

SNSF Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Cambridge

July 2014 - December 2015(a year)

PhD-Student

Department of Behavioural Ecology, IEE, University of Bern, Switzerland

November 2011 - February 2014(2 years)

Education

Biology

Universitat Wien

January 2003 - January 2010(7 years)