The research areas in this cluster are:

  • groundwater ecology & carbon cycling
  • greenhouse gases & climate change
  • benthic communities & bioindication
  • biodiversity & fish ecology


Department of Functional and Evolutionary Ecology

Althanstraße 14 (UZA 1)
1090 Vienna



Christian Griebler


Research Areas: Groundwater Ecology

Stephan Glatzel

Research Areas: Wetland Ecology and Management

Hubert Keckeis

Research Areas: River and fish ecology

Robert Ptacnik

Research Areas: Aquatic Biodiversity, plankton ecology; lecturer in multivariate statistics

Johann Waringer

Research Areas: Freshwater benthic communities and macrozoobenthos taxonomy