• Curriculum vitae

    Akademische Ausbildung

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    Habilitation, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
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    Dissertation, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena


    Diplomarbeit, Imperial College London & Universtät Rostock

    Beruflicher Werdegang

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    Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
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    Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

    Preise

    2013 FACULTY of 1000 Ecology and Evolution Veröffentlichung unter den besten 2% publizierter Artikel in Biologie und Medizin
    2012 FACULTY of 1000 Nature Climate Change Veröffentlichung unter den besten 2% publizierter Artikel in Biologie und Medizin
    2012 FACULTY of 1000 Biological Reviews Veröffentlichung unter den besten 2% publizierter Artikel in Biologie und Medizin
    2011 Preis für die beste Nachwuchspublikation verliehen durch den Stiftungsrat der Universität Göttingen (23. November 2011)
    2010 FACULTY of 1000 Nature paper Veröffentlichung unter den besten 2% publizierter Artikel in Biologie und Medizin
    2008 Eingeladener Teilnehmer beim Alexander-von Humboldt-Symposium GAFOS 2008, (German-American Frontiers of Science Symposium)
    2007 Horst-Wiehe-Preis 2007 der Gesellschaft für Ökologie
    2005 Sanofi-Aventis "heureka" Preis für Journalismus 2005 (Sparte online-Journalismus), Thema: Molekulare Medizin (siehe www.sciencegarden.de)
    2000-2001 Deutscher Studienpreis  2000/2001, Forschungsprojekt zur  Attraktivität von Gesichtern
    1999-2000 Deutscher Studienpreis  1999/2000, Forschungsprojekt zur Wahrnehmung gentechnisch veränderter Lebensmittel in der Öffentlichkeit
    1997 Jugend forscht Bundessieger, Biologie 1997
    1997 Goldmedaille der E. F. Blaese Stiftung für beachtliche erfinderische Leistungen zur Verbesserung der Lebensqualität

  • Eigene Abschlussarbeiten

    Scherber, C. (2012) Biodiversity and multitrophic interactions in changing terrestrial ecosystems. Habilitation Thesis, University of Göttingen, 258 pp.


    Scherber, C. (2006) Invertebrate herbivory, plant diversity and ecosystem processes in experimental grassland. Dissertation, University of Jena, 122 pp.


    Scherber, C. (2002) The effects of herbivory and competition on Senecio inaequidens DC (Asteraceae), an invasive alien plant. Diploma Thesis, Read-only version or purchase purchase online.


    Scherber, C. (2002) Biologische Invasionen - Der Neophyt Senecio inaequidens als Indikator einer beschleunigten Welt. German Students Award competition entry.


    Braun, C., Gründl, M., Marberger, C. & Scherber, C. (2001). Beautycheck - Ursachen und Folgen von Attraktivität. German Students Award - 2nd prize, Awarded by the Körber Foundation.


    Scherber, C. (1997) Die Tier- und Pflanzenwelt im Naturschutzgebiet "Bernrieder Filz". Jugend forscht-Arbeit / German Competition for Young People in the field of Science and Technology .


    Scherber, C. (1996) Renaturierungsmaßnahmen im Naturschutzgebiet "Bernrieder Filz". Facharbeit, Max-Planck-Gymnasium Muenchen-Pasing. Available on request

  • Konferenzbeiträge

    2018

    Pappagallo S, Brandmeier J, Scherber C (2018) Effects of agrobiodiversity on pest control in Vicia faba L. Pages 82-83 in: J. Baćanović-Šišić, D. Dennenmoser, and M. R. Finckh, eds., Symposium on Breeding for Diversification: A Joint Meeting of the EUCARPIA Section Organic and Low-Input Agriculture, ECO-PB, and the projects LIVESEED, INSUSFAR, DIVERSify, HealthyMinorCereals, ReMIX and Wheatamix, 19.–21. February 2018, University of Kassel, Witzenhausen, Germany. Kassel University Press. (oral presentation)

    Meyer M, Koch H.-J., Scherber C (2018) Functional groups are differentially sensitive to temporal diversification in agricultural landscapes. Proceedings of the GfÖ, Vienna, Austria.

    Karley AJ, Newton AC, Brooker RW, Pakeman RJ, Guy D, Mitchell C, Iannetta PPM, Weih M, Scherber C, Kiær L (2018). DIVERSify-ing for sustainability using cereal-legume ‘plant teams’. Aspects of Applied Biology, 138, 57-62. (oral presentation)

    Meyer M., Koch H.-J., Scherber C (2017) Influence of temporal diversification on invertebrate communities in a long-term crop-rotation experiment. Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Community Ecology, Budapest, Hungary. © Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 2017 (won the 2nd prize of the Young Community Ecologist Award)

    Tiede J, Guiz, J, Hillebrand, H & Scherber C (2018). Plant diversity-driven changes in consumer stoichiometry have consequences for reproductivity. 48th Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ), Vienna, AE (oral presentation).

    2017

    Schaub L, Pirhofer-Walzl K, Scherber C, Joshi J. (2017) How much does landscape diversity contribute to yield in winter-wheat fields? Joint Annual Meeting BES, GfÖ and NecoV, Ghent, Belgium. (oral presentation)

    Tiede J, Wemheuer B, Traugott M, Daniel R, Tscharntke T, Ebeling A & Scherber C (2017). Multitrophic interactions in a plant diversity experiment analyzed by gut content metabarcoding. Ecology Across Borders: Joint Annual Meeting of the BES, GFÖ, NecoV and EEF, Ghent, BE (oral presentation).

    Tiede J, Wemheuer B, Traugott M, Daniel R, Tscharntke T, Ebeling A & Scherber C (2017). Multitrophic interactions in a plant diversity experiment analyzed by gut content sequencing. 3rd Symposium on Molecular Analysis of Trophic Interactions & 3rd Symposium on Ecological Networks (MTI-3), Uppsala, SWE (oral presentation).

    2016

    Tiede J, Wemheuer B, Traugott M, Daniel R, Tscharntke T, Ebeling A & Scherber C (2016). Plant diversity affects multitrophic interactions in an experimental grassland. 46th Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ), Marburg, DE (oral presentation).

    Schaub L, Pirhofer-Walzl K, Scherber C, Joshi J (2016) Do soil-borne ecosystem services react to landscape diversity in agriculture? 46th Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ), Marburg, DE (oral presentation)

    Wemheuer F, Wemheuer B, Everwand G, Kretzschmar D, Daniel R, Scherber C, Vidal S (2016) Deciphering the bacterial response in the rhizosphere towards different management regimes and short-term herbivory in permanent German grasslands. 3rd Thünen Symposium on soil metagenomics – From gene predictions to systems ecology, Braunschweig, Germany, 14-16 December 2016 (oral presentation)

    2015

    Tiede J, Zwaan C, Tscharntke T, Scherber C (2015) Movement patterns of nocturnal ground beetles in a grassland with
    manipulated plant diversity. 45th Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ) 45, Gesellschaft für Ökologie, University of Göttingen.

    Gras P, Tscharntke R, Scherber C, Tjoa A, Rumede A, Clough Y (2015) Crop phenology influences species‐specific trophic functions of beneficial and
    harmful ants in tropical agroforestry. 45th Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ) 45, Gesellschaft für Ökologie, University of Göttingen.

    Tiede J, Wemheuer B, Traugott M, Daniel R, Tscharntke T, Ebeling A & Scherber C (2015). How omnivores respond to plant species richness: Analyzing gut contents with next-generation sequencing. 100th Meeting of the Ecological Society of America (ESA), Baltimore, MD, USA (oral presentation).

    Schaub L, Pirhofer-Walzl K, Olschewski R, Alvaro Fuentes J, Fontaine S, Kayler ZE, Petermann J, Rillig MC, Voltas J, Scherber C, & Joshi J (2015) BASIL - Balancing Ecosystem Services in Landscape - A call on „Promoting synergies and reducing trade-offs between food supply, biodiversity and ecosystem services“, Pecha culcha: Global Soil Week, Berlin, GER (oral presentation)

    2014

    Tiede J, Tscharntke T, Daniel R, Traugott M, Wemheuer B, Scherber C (2014) Feeding behavior of an omnivorous ground beetle in a grassland with manipulated plant diversity. 44th Annual Conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GfÖ) 44: 103-104, Gesellschaft für Ökologie, University of Hildesheim.

    Normann C, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2014) Wie beeinflussen Baumartenvielfalt und Randeffekte die Artenvielfalt von Krautschichtpflanzen und Laufkäfern in Wäldern? BfN Skripten 370: 75-80. Bundesamt für Naturschutz, Bonn. (oral presentation)

    2013

    Beduschi T, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2013) Landscape and local drivers of pollen beetle dynamics and parasitism. Proceedings of the Annual conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GFÖ), Potsdam, September 2013. (oral presentation)

    Hillebrand H & Scherber C (2013) Biodiversity dynamics: understanding communities across trophic levels. Organized oral session at the Annual conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GFÖ), Potsdam, September 2013 (oral presentation)

    Scherber C et al. (2013) Multi-factor climate change effects on plant-herbivore and above-belowground interactions. Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Potsdam.

    Scherber C et al. (2013) Effects of global change on plant-insect and abovebelowground interactions in a Danish heathland. Open Landscapes 2013, Hildesheim.

    Scherber C (2013) Effects of climate change on insect herbivores in managed ecosystems. 2013 Entomological Conference of the DGAaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology), Göttingen, Germany.

    Normann C et al. (2013) Does tree diversity change forest edge effects on carabid beetle communities? Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Potsdam.

    Kormann U et al. (2013) Living fencerows promote gap crossing behavior in hummingbirds. Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Potsdam.

    Beduschi T et al. (2013) Landscape and local drivers of pollen beetle dynamics and parasitism.Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Potsdam.

    2012

    Scherber C, Kormann U, Batary P, Tscharntke T (2012) Choosing between types of linear models in the analysis of species richness data in fragmented landscapes. International Statistical Ecology Conference 2012, Sundvolden, Oslo (Norway)

    Kormann U, Scherber C et al (2012) Landscape context affects the relative importance of grassland fragmentation and management for insect communities. 3rd European Congress of Conservation Biology, 28th August-1st September 2012, Glasgow (UK)

    Everwand C, Scherber C et al (2012) Leafhopper diversity can profit from moderate mowing and fertilization in a grassland biodiversity experiment. 3rd European Congress of Conservation Biology, 28th August-1st September 2012, Glasgow (UK)

    Rösch V, Scherber C, Tscharntke T, Batary P (2012) Differences in ß-diversity between large and small fragments of calcareous grassland. 3rd European Congress of Conservation Biology, 28th August-1st September 2012, Glasgow (UK)

    2011

    Scherber C (2011) Effects on plant species richness on multitrophic interactions: Results from an eight-year biodiversity experiment. International Scientific Conference "Functions and Services of Biodiversity", University of Göttingen, 20-22nd June 2011 (invited talk).

    Rothenwöhrer C, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2011) Effects of land-use intensification on insect communities at different trophic levels. 2011 Entomological Conference of the DGAaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)

    2010

    Ludwig, M., Schlinkert, H., Holzschuh, A., Fischer, C., Scherber, C., Trnka, A., Tscharntke T. & Batáry, P. (2010). Landscape-mediated effects on nest predation in hedges and forest edges. Multitrophic Interactions Workshop, 25-26th March 2010, Göttingen, p. 15.

    2009

    Scherber, C., Clough Y, Holzschuh A, Klein AM and Teja Tscharntke (2009) Multifunctionality of biodiversity in the agricultural landscape. ESA 2009 Conference of the Ecological Society of America (invited talk), session "Multifunctionality of biodiversity", Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, August 2009.

    K Stevnbak, C Scherber, D Gladbach, Søren Christensen (2009) Climate change strongly affects interaction between herbivorous insects, plants, and rhizosphere biota. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science 6 (2009) 042014, IOP Publishing Ltd, doi:10.1088/1755-1307/6/4/042014

    Vockenhuber, E., Scherber, C. & T. Tscharntke (2009) The effect of plant diversity on insect communities in a temperate deciduous forest. 39th Annual conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GFÖ), Bayreuth, 14-18 September 2009

    Vockenhuber, E., Scherber, C. & T. Tscharntke (2009) Insect and herb communities along a forest tree diversity gradient. 2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)

    Gladbach, D., Scherber, C., Tscharntke, T., Mikkelsen, A. & C. Beier (2009) Effects of Climate Change on Aboveground Trophic Interactions.2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)

    Gladbach, D., Thies, C., Scherber, C., Holzschuh, A., Dormann, C.F. & T. Tscharntke (2009) Effects of local and regional landscape features on multitrophic plant-insect interactions.2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)

    von Fragstein, M, Ksinsik, M., Scherber, C., Holzschuh, A., Schütz S. & T. Tscharntke (2009) Plant insect interactions on Aspen (Populus tremula) differing in genetic origin. 2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)

    2008

    Richter, A.K., Y. Oelmann, C. Scherber, W.W. Weisser & W. Wilcke: Does herbivory influence the nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics in throughfall and soil solution? Proceedings of the EURECO - GFOE , 15.-19. Sept. 2008, Leipzig (Germany).

    Scherber, C., Ebeling, A., Eisenhauer, N., Fischer. M., Halle, S., Klein, A.-M., Milcu, A., Rottstock, T., Sabais, A., Scheu, S., Voigt, W., Schmid, B., Schulze, E.-D., Weisser, W.W., Tscharntke, T. (2008) Responses of Ecosystem Components to Biodiversity Change. German-American Frontiers of Science Symposium (GAFOS) 2008, Potsdam, Germany (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation).

    2005-2007

    Scherber, C.,Weisser, W.W. (2005) Plant diversity and invertebrate herbivory in experimental grassland ecosystems. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the British Ecological Society, University of Hertfordshire, UK, 5 - 7 September 2005.

    Scherber, C., Weisser, W.W. (2005) Effects of plant diversity on invertebrate herbivory in grasslands. Proceedings of the Gesellschaft für Ökologie 35, 147.

    Specht, J., Scherber, C., Köhler, G., Weisser, W.W. (2005) The relationship between plant diversity and fitness of the Common Grasshoper, Chorthippus parallelus ZETT. (Orthoptera: Acrididae). Proceedings of the Gesellschaft für Ökologie 35, 149.

    2002-2005

    Scherber, C. (2002) The effects of herbivory and competition on Senecio inaequidens DC (Asteraceae), an invasive alien plant. Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference of the German Working Group on Biological Invasions “Neobiota” – Biological Invasions: Challenges for Science: p. 53, October 10th-12th, 2002

  • Vorträge

    2019

    Scherber C (2019) Farming for the future: Approaches to reconcile biodiversity and production in European farming systems. GfÖ Annual Meeting 2019 September 09 to 13, 2019 in Münster, Germany

    Scherber C (2019) A network perspective on biodiversity effects in real-world farming systems. GfÖ Annual Meeting 2019 September 09 to 13, 2019 in Münster, Germany

    Scherber C (2019) Der Rückgang von Insekten: Dynamik, Ursachen und Lösungsansätze. Konferenz der Arten, Bonn.

    Scherber C (2019) Humans as the world´s greatest evolutionary force: Conserving biodiversity in human-modified landscapes. Münster Graduate School of Evolution Symposium, 27th May 2019.

    Scherber C (2019) Workshop „Insektenmonitoring“. Tagung „Rückgang der Insekten: Kenntnisstand - Forschungen – Aktivitäten“, 16.2.2019, Institute of Landscape Ecology, Münster, Germany

    2018

    Scherber C (2018) Der Rückgang der Insektenvielfalt in Deutschland - was wissen wir, und was muss getan werden? Vortrag im Zoo Köln, 11.12.2018.

    Scherber C (2018) Wie kann die Landwirtschaft die Vielfalt von Insekten fördern? Fachsymposium Landwirtschaft: Insektensterben – Bedeutung und Einfluss der Landwirtschaft. Hochschule Osnabrück, 20.11.2018

    Scherber C (2018) Was kostet uns der Verlust von Insekten? Grüne Artenschutzkonferenz, Münster, 17.3.2018.

    Scherber C (2018) Untersuchungen zur Ökologie von Senecio jacobaea unter extensiver Beweidung: Ergebnisse der letzten drei Jahre. Informationsveranstaltung des NABU Münsterland, „Umgang mit dem Jakobs-Kreuzkraut“, 8.11.2018

    Scherber C (2018) Die Biodiversität von Insekten im Kontext: Erkenntnisse aus Forschungsprojekten in Wald, Grünland und Ackerland – NRW-weite Insektentagung am Institut für Landschaftsökologie, 22.2.2018

    Scherber C (2018) Insekten im komplexen Netzwerk der Natur: Erkenntnisse aus Forschungsprojekten in Wald, Grünland und Ackerland. Tagung „Der Wert von Insekten -Beiträge von Unternehmen und der Gesellschaft zum Erhalt der Biodiversität“ Bielefeld, 9.11.217, Bertelsmann-Stiftung

    Scherber C (2018) Das Jakobs-Kreuzkraut: Managementstrategien und Biodiversität im Bereich der Emsaue Vadrup. Interner Vortrag im LANUV.

    Scherber C (2018) Enhancing biodiversity in European agroecosystems: Novel insights from intercropping and crop rotation experiments. University of Würzburg, Animal ecology seminar.

    2017

    Scherber C (2017) Global change effects on multitrophic interactions: Combining classical and molecular approaches. Retreat of the Münster Graduate School on Evolution and Biodiversity (MGSE), Tecklenburg, Germany.

    Scherber C (2017) Linkages between biodiversity, multitrophic communities and ecosystem functions: Looking back and moving forward . Symposium "15 Years of the Jena Experiment: The Past, the Present, and the Future", Jena, Germany.

    Scherber C (2017) Model-based approaches to community ecology. Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Münster, Seminar "Geoinformatics Forum"

    2016

    Scherber C (2016) Combining classical and molecular methods to unravel multitrophic interactions. Linnean Center for Plant Biology, Uppsala, Sweden (invited talk), 7-8 Nov 2016

    Scherber C (2016) How important is plant biodiversity for ecosystems and human well-being? Lessons from biodiversity experiments. Linnean Center for Plant Biology, Uppsala, Sweden (invited talk), 7-8 Nov 2016

    Scherber C (2016) Global change effects on insect performance in field experiments. Münster Graduate School of Evolution, Seminar Series „Evolution across Fields“, invited talk.

    Scherber C (2016) Der Rückgang von Insekten in der Landschaft:Wo liegen die Ursachen? Jahrestreffen des Landesfachausschusses Fledermausschutz NRW, Intitut für Landschaftsökologie, Münster.

    Scherber C (2016) Erprobung von Regulationsmethoden für das Jakobs-Kreuzkraut. Informationsveranstaltung „Umgang mit Jakobskreuzkraut“, NABU-Naturschutzstation Münsterland, 5 October 2016 (invited talk)

    Scherber C (2016) Global change effects on multitrophic aboveground-belowground interactions. Julius Kühn Institute, Braunschweig (invited talk)

    2014

    Scherber C (2014) Plant diversity, global change, and multitrophic interactions. Biosciences research seminar series, Swansea University, UK

    2013

    Scherber C et al. (2013) Multi-factor climate change effects on plantherbivore and above-belowground interactions. Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, Potsdam.

    Scherber C et al. (2013) Effects of global change on plant-insect and abovebelowground interactions in a Danish heathland. Open Landscapes 2013, Hildesheim.

    Scherber C (2013) Effects of climate change on insect herbivores in managed ecosystems. 2013 Entomological Conference of the DGAaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology), Göttingen, Germany.

    2012

    Scherber C, Kormann U, Batary P, Tscharntke T (2012) Choosing between types of linear models in the analysis of species richness data in fragmented landscapes. International Statistical Ecology Conference 2012, Sundvolden, Oslo (Norway)

    Scherber C (2012) Global change experiments and multitrophic interactions. CNRS Centre d'Etudes Biologique de Chizé (France), 29th March 2012 (invited talk)

    2011

    Scherber C (2011) Plant diversity and multitrophic interactions in experimental grassland ecosystems. Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series, Imperial College London, Silwood Park, 1st July 2011 (invited talk).

    Scherber C (2011) Effects of biodiversity on multitrophic interactions in terrestrial ecosystems. Lecture Series in Ecology and Evolution, University of Bern, Switzerland, 17th May 2011 (invited talk).

    Scherber C (2011) Effects of plant species richness on plant-herbivore and multitrophic interactions. Botany Seminars, Department of Agriculture & Ecology, Copenhagen University, 25th March 2011 (invited talk)

    Scherber C (2011) Biodiversity and multitrophic interactions in terrestrial ecosystems. University of Rostock, Biologisches Kolloquium, 20th January 2011 (invited talk).

    2010

    Scherber, C., Clough Y, Holzschuh A, Klein AM and Teja Tscharntke (2010) Multifunctionality of biodiversity in the agricultural landscape. Meeting of the ecology working groups of the University of Göttingen, January 2010.

    2009

    Gladbach, D. & Scherber, C. (2009) Climaite change effects on growth and survival of herbivorous insects. Workshop "Heathland ecology and management" at the University of Copenhagen, 2nd November 2009.

    Scherber, C. (2009) Plant diversity and belowground interactions determine community invasion resistance. Institute Seminar, Göttingen, June 2009.

    Scherber, C. (2009) Synthesis of data from large-scale ecological experiments. Internal meeting of the Graduate School "Forest biodiversity", Göttingen.

    2008

    Scherber, C., Ebeling, A., Eisenhauer, N., Fischer. M., Halle, S., Miclu, A., Rottstock, T., Sabais, A., Scheu, S., Voigt, W., Weisser, W., Tscharntke, T., (2008) Multitrophic Interactions along a gradient in plant species richness. Institute Seminar, Göttingen, April 2008

    2007

    Scherber, C. (2007) The importance of agri-environemt schemes for biodiversity (Die Bedeutung von Agrarumweltmaßnahmen für die Biologische Vielfalt). Lecture, Kolloquium Phytomedizin und Studienrichtungskolloquium Pflanzenproduktion, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen.

    Weisser, W., Scherber, C. (2007) The effect of biodiversity on plant-aphid-predator interactions. Short lecture, Entomologentagung 2007, Innsbruck (Austria).

    2006

    Scherber, C. (2006) Herbivory and plant diversity in experimental grassland. Institute Seminar, Department of Agroecology, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen.

    Specht, J., Scherber, C., Köhler, G., Weisser, W. (2006) The effects of plant diversity on the fitness of the meadow grasshopper, Chorthippus parallelus (Orthoptera: Acrididae). School of Biological Sciences (SBS) Research Seminar Series, University of Auckland, New Zealand.

    Scherber, C., Specht, J., Köhler, G., Weisser, W. (2006) Selective herbivory persistently changes the identity of plant functional groups in experimental grassland ecosystems. 4th Biannual IMPRS Symposium, 20 and 21 March 2006, Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena.

    2005

    Scherber, C. (2005) Insect herbivory in grasslands: New insights from The Jena Experiment. Seminar in plant population biology and biodiversity research, Institut für Umweltwissenschaften, Universität Zürich, 14. Dezember 2005.

    Scherber, C. (2005) Invertebrate herbivory and plant diversity in The Jena Experiment. Institutsseminar, Institut für ökologie, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, 27. April 2005.

    Scherber, C., Weisser W.W (2005) Invertebrate herbivory. Internal progress report, DFG research group biodiversity, 4th -5th April 2005.

    Scherber, C. (2005) Insect herbivory and plant diversity in Rumex acetosa L. (Polygonaceae). 2nd Biannual IMPRS Symposium, Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena.

    Scherber, C. (2005) Two years of experimental research on herbivory and plant diversity. 1st Biannual IMPRS Symposium, Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena.

    Scherber, C. (2004) Invertebrate Herbivory, Invertebrate Diversity and Ecosystem Functioning in Experimental Grassland Ecosystems. 1st Biannual IMPRS Symposium, Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena

    2004

    Scherber, C. (2004) From Alaska to the lab: Complex systems research in ecology (in German). German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany, June 2004.

    Scherber, C., Weisser, W.W. (2004) Insect herbivory and plant diversity in experimental grassland ecosystems. Multitrophic Interactions Meeting, University of Goettingen, 31st March 2004, Germany.

    Scherber, C., Weisser, W.W. (2004) A new sub-experiment on biodiversity, herbivory and stability. Internal project meeting, DFG research group biodiversity, 11th March 2004.

    Scherber, C. (2004) Herbivory and plant diversity: a caging experiment. Internal progress report, DFG research group biodiversity, 5th Feb 2004

    2003

    Scherber, C. (2003) Invertebrate herbivory. Internal progress report, DFG research group biodiversity, 9th -10th December 2003.

    Scherber, C., Weisser W.W. (2003) Biodiversität und das Funktionieren von ökosystemen: Warum ist Artenvielfalt wichtig? Botanischer Garten Münster, 7.Oktober 2003.

    Scherber, C. (2003) Invertebrate herbivory, invertebrate diversity and ecosystem functioning in experimental grasslands. Institute Seminar, Institute of Ecology, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, 16. April 2003.

    Scherber, C. (2003) Invertebrate herbivory, invertebrate diversity and ecosystem functioning in experimental grasslands. Internal planning paper, DFG research group biodiversity, 3rd March 2003.

    2002

    Scherber, C. (2002) The effects of herbivory and competition on Senecio inaequidens DC. (Asteraceae), an invasive alien plant. Silwood Seminar Series, Silwood Park, UK, 23rd September 2002.

    vor 2002

    Scherber, C. (1998) Animals and Plants of the ‘ Bernrieder Filz’ Nature Reserve (Bavaria, Municipality of Seeshaupt). Proceedings of the 2nd Conference of the International Carnivorous Plant Society, Botanisches Institut der Universität Bonn.

    Scherber, C. (1997) Natur- und Artenschutz im Landkreis Starnberg. Vortrag und Podiumsdiskussion gemeinsam mit E. Rohde-von Saldern, Landratsamt Starnberg. Weßling, Landkreis Starnberg, 16. Oktober 1997

    Scherber, C. (1997) Lebensraum Hochmoor. Die Tier- und Pflanzenwelt heimischer Hochmoore – Gefährdung und Schutz. Dia-Vortrag, Seehäusl, Weßling, Landkreis Starnberg, Bund Naturschutz in Bayern e.V.

    Scherber, C. (1997) Die paar Frösche – Wozu brauchen wir eigentlich Artenschutz? Podiumsdiskussion mit Christoph Scherber und Dr. Helmut Klein (Bund Naturschutz in Bayern e.V.) sowie Vertretern des Forstamtes Starnberg, 26.März 1997, Fontana die Trevi, Farchach am Starnberger See

    Scherber, C. (1997) Lebensraum Hochmoor. Vortrag, Fachgruppe Steingarten und Alpine Stauden der Gesellschaft der Staudenfreunde e.V., München, 28.Juni 1997

    Scherber, C. (1997) Lebensraum Hochmoor – Gefährdung und Schutz heimischer Hochmoore. Vortrag, Landesbund für Vogelschutz in Bayern e.V., Kreisgruppe Starnberg.

    Scherber, C. (1997) ökologische Untersuchungen im Bernrieder Filz. Vortrag, Mikrobiologische Vereinigung München, 24. September 1997

    Scherber, C. (1996) Lebensraum Hochmoor. Vortrag, Bund Naturschutz in Bayern e.V., Ortsgruppe Tutzing (Starnberger See), Bayern, 7. November 1996

  • Poster

    Gutiérrez Y, Phung T, Mumma H, Ambrose-Winters A, Scherber C, Smith CR (2019) Growth and Survival of the Superorganism: Ant Colony Macronutrient Intake and Investment. VI Central European Meeting of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, Austria, Klosterneuburg (won the 3rd best student poster prize)
    Wemheuer F, Wemheuer B, Everwand G, Kretzschmar D, Daniel R, Scherber C, Vidal S (2016) Deciphering the bacterial response in the rhizosphere towards different management regimes and short-term herbivory in permanent German grasslands. 3rd Thünen Symposium on soil metagenomics – From gene predictions to systems ecology, Braunschweig, Germany, 14-16 December 2016
    Reininghaus H, Udy K, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2016): Long-Range Movement of Bumblebees. Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft Statistik in Göttingen, Deutschland.
    Reininghaus H, Udy K, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2015): Fluorescent Bees: a powerful method to track pollinator movements. Annual Meeting of the British Ecological Society, Endinburgh, UK.
    Reininghaus H, Udy K, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2015): Fluorescent Bees: a powerful method to track pollinator movements. Annual Meeting of the Gesellschaft für Ökologie, Göttingen, Germany.
    Tiede J, Tscharntke T, & Scherber C (2013). Effects of plant species richness and identity in an experimental grassland community on omnivory of carbabid beetles. 2nd International Symposium on the Molecular Detection of Trophic Interactions (MTI-2), Lexington, KY, USA.
    Scherber C, Gladbach DJ, Stevnbak K, Karsten RJ, Schmidt IK, Michelsen A, Albert KR, Larsen KS, Mikkelsen TN, Beier C, Christensen S (2013) Multi-factor climate change effects on insect herbivore performance. INTECOL, August 2013, London, UK.
    Beduschi T, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2013) Landscape and local drivers of pollen beetle dynamics and parasitism rates. INTECOL, August 2013, London, UK.
    Normann C, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2012) Can tree species richness buffer edge effects in temperate deciduous forests? 3rd European Congress of Conservation Biology, 28th August-1st September 2012, Glasgow (UK)
    Rösch V, Scherber C, Tscharntke T, Batáry P (2012) Increasing isolation of calcareous grassland fragments negatively affects leafhopper species richness (Auchenorrhyncha). Student Conference on Conservation Science, Cambridge, UK, 20-23rd March 2012.
    Everwand G, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2011): Molluscs respond to biodiversity and grassland management in a functional group removal experiment. International Conference “Functions and Services of Biodiversity”, 20-22nd June 2011, Göttingen.
    Everwand G, Scherber C, Tscharntke T (2010) Trophic interactions in a grassland management experiment. 40th Annual conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GFÖ), Giessen, August 30th-3rd September 2010
    Vockenhuber, E., Scherber, C. & T. Tscharntke (2010) Diversity of Diptera in a deciduous forest: The role of tree and herb diversity. IXth European Congress of Entomology, Budapest, Hungary, 22nd-27th August 2010.
    Vockenhuber, E., Scherber, C. & T. Tscharntke (2009) The effect of plant diversity on insect communities in a temperate deciduous forest. 39th Annual conference of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (GFÖ), Bayreuth, 14-18 September 2009
    Vockenhuber, E., Scherber, C. & T. Tscharntke (2009) Insect and herb communities along a forest tree diversity gradient. 2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)
    Gladbach, D., Scherber, C., Tscharntke, T., Mikkelsen, A. & C. Beier (2009) Effects of Climate Change on Aboveground Trophic Interactions.2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)
    Gladbach, D., Thies, C., Scherber, C., Holzschuh, A., Dormann, C.F. & T. Tscharntke (2009) Effects of local and regional landscape features on multitrophic plant-insect interactions.2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)
    von Fragstein, M, Ksinsik, M., Scherber, C., Holzschuh, A., Schütz S. & T. Tscharntke (2009) Plant insect interactions on Aspen (Populus tremula) differing in genetic origin. 2009 Entomological Conference of the DGaaE (German Society for general and applied Entomology)
    Scherber, C., Ebeling, A., Eisenhauer, N., Fischer. M., Halle, S., Klein, A.-M., Milcu, A., Rottstock, T., Sabais, A., Scheu, S., Voigt, W., Schmid, B., Schulze, E.-D., Weisser, W.W., Tscharntke, T. (2008) Responses of Ecosystem Components to Biodiversity Change. German-American Frontiers of Science Symposium (GAFOS) 2008, Potsdam, Germany (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation).
    Scherber, C., Weisser, W.W. (2005) Insect herbivory and plant diversity in Rumex acetosa L. (Polygonaceae). International Max Planck Research School 2nd Biannual Symposium 2005, Jena, Germany.
    Scherber, C., Weisser, W.W. (2004) Invertebrate Herbivory, Invertebrate Diversity and Ecosystem Functioning in Experimental Grassland Ecosystems. International Max Planck Research School Biannual Symposium 2004, Jena, Germany. 
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  • Bücher und andere

    Journalbeiträge

    Scherber C (2012) Using R in combination with Adobe Illustrator CS6 for professional graphics output. Software Developer´s Journal 4/2012.

    Buchbeiträge

    Scherber C, Lavandero B, Meyer KM, Perovic D, Visser U, Wiegand K, Tscharntke T (2012) Scale effects in biodiversity and biological control: methods and statistical analysis. Book Chapter in: Biodiversity and Insect Pests: Key Issues for Sustainable Management, First Edition. Edited by Geoff M. Gurr, Steve D. Wratten, William E. Snyder, Donna M.Y. Read. © 2012 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Published 2012 by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (April 2012).

    Clough Y, Abrahamczyk S, Adams M-O, Anshary A, Ariyanti N, Betz L, Buchori D, Cicuzza D, Darras K, Dwi Putra D, Fiala B, Gradstein SR, Kessler M, Klein A-M, Pitopang R, Sahari B, Scherber C, Schulze CH, Shahabuddin, Sporn S, Stenchly K, Tjitrosoedirdjo SS, Wanger TC, Weist M, Wielgoss A, Tscharntke T. 2009. Biodiversity patterns and trophic interactions in human-dominated tropical landscapes in Sulawesi (Indonesia): plants, arthropods and vertebrates. In Tscharntke T, Leuschner C, Veldkamp E, Faust H, Guhardja E, Bidin A (Eds.) Tropical rainforests and agroforests under global change. Environmental Series, Springer Verlag, Berlin, Germany. ISBN: 978-3-642-00492-6


    Sonstige Veröffentlichungen

    Scherber, C. (2003) Biologische Kontrolle des Neophyten Senecio inaequidens (Asteraceae) durch ein einheimisches Insekt, Longitarsus jacobaeae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Neozoen-Newsletter, Allgemeine & Spezielle Zoologie, Universität Rostock.

    Scherber, C. (2002): Schönheit siegt. Ursachen und Folgen physischer Attraktivität. Traditio et Innovatio 4, Universität Rostock.

    Scherber, C. (2000) Gentechnisch veränderte Lebensmittel und öffentlichkeitsarbeit – Ergebnisse einer interdisiplinären Studie. Tagungsband Innovative und Nachhaltige Agrobiotechnologie in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Rostock.

    Scherber, C. (2000) Artenturnover – ein Maß für die zeitliche Dynamik in Biozönosen. Online Publication.

    Scherber, C. (2000) Fleischfressende Pflanzen. Online Publication.

    Scherber, C. (1998) Die Tier- und Pflanzenwelt von Hochmooren am Beispiel des Naturschutzgebiets "Bernrieder Filz" (Südbayern), mit besonderer Berücksichtigung gefährdeter Arten und deren Mobilität. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1998) Charakteristische Tierarten in Hochmoorbiotopen. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1998) Anpassungen von Tieren an die Lebensbedingungen im Hochmoor. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1998) Pflanzenwelt im Moor. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1998) Tiere und Pflanzen im Lebensraum Hochmoor. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1998) Allgemeine Definition und Abgrenzung des Lebensraumes "Hochmoor" von anderen Moortypen. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1998) Moore – eine Einführung. In: Das Taublatt 33, 1/1998, Sonderheft Lebensraum Hochmoor. ISSN 0942-959X

    Scherber, C. (1997) Leben im Hochmoor. Veröffentlichung der Jugend-forscht-Arbeit See also Journal of Ornithology 139 (3), July1998

    Scherber, C. (1997) Renaturierungsmaßnahmen im Naturschutzgebiet "Bernrieder Filz". Ausfertigung als Auftragsarbeit für das Gemeindearchiv der Gemeinde Seeshaupt, Starnberger See, Bayern.

    Scherber, C. (1996) Knollenbildende Sonnentau-Arten für jedermann!? Zur Kultur australischer Drosera - Arten der Sektionen Ergaleium, Stolonifera und Erythrorhiza. Das Taublatt 27, 1/1996

    Scherber, C. (1996) Renaturierungsmaßnahmen im Naturschutzgebiet "Bernrieder Filz". Ausfertigung als Auftragsarbeit für das Bayerische Landesamt für Umweltschutz, Bibliothek des Bayerischen Landesamts für Umweltschutz.

    Scherber, C. (1993) Champignons Carnivores - vue d´ensemble des especes. Dionée (in French).

    Scherber, C. (1993) Carnivore Pilze - eine Artenübersicht. Das Taublatt 21, 2/1993.