PHD Project

Impact of year-round grazing on vegetation, especially oaks (Quercus robur and Quercus petraea) in the grazing project Wistinghauser Senne   


since 05/2018 PhD student
Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research Group, Institute of Landscape Ecology, University of Münster
since 11/2017 Research assistant
Biological Station Kreis Paderborn-Senne e.V.
2011-2017 Sales/Export
Area Sales Management Europe and South America
2010-2011 Graduate assistant
Forest Zoology and Forest Conservation, University of Göttingen
2008-2010 Studies of Forest Sciences (M.Sc.)
University of Göttingen
Master thesis: Do the habitat preferences of night active Lepidoptera alter due to changing climatic conditions?
2005-2008 Studies of Forestry (B.Sc.)
University of Applied Sciences and Arts Göttingen
Bachelor thesis: Neuartiges Eschentriebsterben unter Beteiligung eines Pilzes der Gattung Chalara

 Research interests

  • Impact of climate chance and land use chance on biodiveristy
  • Nature conservation by grazing
  • Forest ecosystems


  • Fieseler K, Heiermann J Schütz S (2012) Is climate change going to affect the diversity of nocturnal Macrolepidoptera in the Solling-mountains? Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Allgemeine und Angewandte Entomologie 18: 647-652 Abstract