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M.Sc. Ramona Heim (née Fitz)

Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research Group
Institute of Landscape Ecology
Heisenbergstr. 2, D-48149 Münster
room 521
phone +49(0)251-83 30 114
fax +49(0)251-83 38 338
e-mail ramona.heim [at] uni-muenster.de

Research interests

  • Vegetation ecology
  • Fire ecology
  • Plant traits
  • Impact of land use and climate change on vegetation

  • Curriculum vitae

    2018 Scholar of Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, Research assistant
    University of Münster, Institute of Landscape Ecology, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research Group
    2017-2018 Research assistant
    University of Münster, Institute of Landscape Ecology, Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research Group
    2017 Master of Science in Ecology, Evolution and Nature Conservation
    University of Potsdam, Department of Plant Ecology and Nature Conservation
    MSc Thesis: "African savanna vegetation along ecological gradients: focusing on traits of three grass species."
    2016 - 2017 Student assistant
    Freie Universität Berlin
    2014 Student assistant
    Botanical Garden Potsdam
    2013 - 2017 Master Studies of Ecology, Evolution and Nature Conservation
    University of Potsdam
    2013 Bachelor of Science in Biology
    University of Freiburg, Department of Geobotany
    BSc Thesis: "Temperatures and phenology in Vitis vinifera"
    2012 - 2013 Bachelor Studies of Biology
    Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
    2010 - 2013 Bachelor Studies of Biology
    University of Freiburg

  • Memberships

    • Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ)
    • International Association for Vegetation Science (IAVS)
    • Floristisch-soziologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft e.V.
  • Publications

    International publications (peer-reviewed)

    2019

    • Heim RJ, Hölzel N, Heinken T, Kamp J, Thomas A, Darman GF, Smirenski SM, Heim W (2019) Post-burn and long-term fire effects on plants and birds in floodplain wetlands of the Russian Far East. Biodiversity and Conservation 28: 1611-1628 [doi:10.1007/s10531-019-01746-3]
    • Heim RJ, Chepinoga VV (2019) Subalpine tall-herb vegetation patterns: a case study from the Khamar-Daban Range (southern Baikal region, Eastern Siberia). Botanica Pacifica 8(1): 39–49 [doi: 10.17581/bp.2019.08111]

    2018

    • Heim W, Pedersen L, Heim RJ, Kamp J, Smirenski SM, Thomas A, Tottrup A, Thorup K (2018) Full annual cycle tracking of a small songbird, the Siberian Rubythroat Calliope calliope, along the East Asian flyway. Journal of Ornithology 159 (4): 893–899 [doi:10.1007/s10336-018-1562-z]