Jun.-Prof. Dr. Henrik Krehenwinkel

Current research projects in my group:

  • 2021-2025: TrenDNA:Untersuchung zur biologischen Vielfalt mit der Umweltprobenbank. Umweltbundesamt
  • 2022 – 2025: Detecting the genomic imprints of extreme sexual selection - Genetic architecture of extreme SSD and male self-sacrificial traits in a sexually cannibalistic widow spider. DFG
  • 2021-2024:From field to museum: Harnessing the power of third generation sequencing to establish a simple and cost-effective multiplex approach for spider taxonomy. DFG Taxonomics Priority Programme
  • 2021-2025: Next Generation Biosecurity Monitoring of Invasive Alien Arthropod Species. SERDP

  • 2021-2023: Entwicklung eines environmental-DNA basierten Monitorings heimischer, Pflanzen-assoziierter Insektengemeinschaften. DBU

  • 2020-2023:SPIDERFUN:Land-use effects on the functional role of spiders in food webs in permanent grasslands. Together with Dr. Danilo Harms (University Hamburg) and Prof. Klaus Birkhofer (University Cottbus). DFG Biodiversity Exploratories Priority Programme

  • 2018-2021: Developing a high-throughput, whole-ecosystem DNA metabarcoding platform for Pacific-wide analysis of island biodiversity. Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology KICKS project