Postdoctoral Researchers

Daniel Bowling

The biology of music: perceiving and participating in synchrony

Marisa Hoeschele

Budgie Lab Leader

Musicality and Acoustics

Lisa Horn

FWF project P26806: “The evolution of pro-social concern”

Emerging Field: “The biology of synchronous behavior”

Matthias-Claudio Loretto

FWF Project P29705: "Fission-fusion dynamics and social cognition in wild ravens"




Cliodhna Quigley

Senior Research Fellow, Department of Cognitive Biology

Research Unit Ornithology, Konrad Lorenz Institute of Ethology, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna

Michelle Spierings

Pigeon Lab

"Language and music perception in animals"



Angela Stöger-Horwath

FWF research project P 26448: "The adaptive significance of formant modulation in elephant vocalizations"

Georgine Szipl

Project: "Social relationships and acoustic communication in free-ranging Common Ravens (Corvus corax)"

Sabine Tebbich

FWF –Project V95-B17 (Elise Richter): Cognitive adaptations in tool-using birds.

Gesche Westphal-Fitch

ERC Grant SOMACCA: Processing of hierarchical structures in animals and humans