Who I am and what I do
I am an ecologist and evolutionary biologist. I use experiments, observations, and mathematical models to generate data that addresses compelling biological questions. I also develop analytical techniques which allow data to reveal answers to these questions.
I am a Professor of Ecological Modelling, in the Faculty of Biology at the University of Duisburg-Essen (Essen, Germany). I have previously worked as a postdoctoral researcher at CEFE (Centre d’Ecologie fonctionelle et Evolutive, CNRS) in Montpellier, France, at KU Leuven in Leuven, Belgium and at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and received my graduate training at The University of Texas at Austin. I am also an instructor of biology, with experience teaching courses for non-science majors as well as advanced undergraduate courses at The University of Texas at Austin and at St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas.
Use this website to learn more about my career and scientific endeavors.
Prof. Dr. Jelena H. Pantel
Ecological Modelling, Faculty of Biology
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