Elise is a FRIA PhD student who is working on systematics and ecology of lichens, fungi and bacteria growing on leaves in tropical forests.
Anne-Laure is studying bioacoustics and conservation of the Corn bunting (Bruant proyer, Emberiza calandra) in Belgium and Europe. She is also involved with teaching activities in the specialized master in conservation biology and biodiversity management.
Alexis is studying the biogeographical history of Peltigera using population genomics tools.
Corentin is studying the potential use of lichens and mosses of old walls as bioindicators, in collaboration with the lab of A. Vanderpoorten.
Laurent is managing the molecular lab. He is a real pro in everything DNA extractions and PCR. He also has some duties with the herbarium, contributing to the management of collections
Ludovic is actively involved in teaching botany and conservation to the students of the specialized master in conservation biology and biodiversity management.
Lea is actively involved in organizing the logistics and teaching for the specialized master in conservation biology and biodiversity management.
Alumni PhD Students
Antoine successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled "The multi-organismal nature of lobarioid lichens: phylogenetic and transcriptomic studies on photomorphs" in October 2020.
Alumni Master Students
Master thesis with Natagriwal "Evaluation de l'efficacité des bandes fleuries à favoriser les insectes pollinisateurs, en particulier les papillons de jour, via l'étude du butinage." (September 2020) Advisors: C. Dopagne & N. Magain.
Master thesis with Natagriwal "Evaluation de la diversité floristique des prairies en MAEC « MC4 - prairie de haute valeur biologique » en Wallonie. " (September 2020) Advisors: J. Piqueray & N. Magain.