Prof. Dr. Frederike Hanke

Topic of research:

All kinds of aspects of vision - including the adaptation of the visual system to the amphibious lifestyle up to polarization vision, visual orientation and cognition as well as visual neuroanatomy - in seals and cephalopods

Dipl. Phys. Lars Miersch

Technical section leader


Dr. Tamara Heinrich

Topic of PhD project:

Timing in harbour seals and a fur seal

Eric Maaß, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Spatial orientation

Laura-Marie Sandow, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Visual basics and perception

Julia Schnermann, M. Sc.

Topic of PhD project:

Strustural analysis of the visual system of seals

Dr. Kenneth Sørensen


Caroline Spratte, M. Sc.


Lennard Viertel, M. Sc.


Lisa-Katharina Lembach (Bachelor thesis)

Muriel Muck (Master thesis)

Jan Quanter (Master thesis)

Maren Bagrowski


Office Institute for Biosciences