Michael T. Monaghan

Senior Scientist – Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB)

Professor of Biology – Freie Universität Berlin

Contact info:

E-mail: monaghan@igb-berlin.de
URL: http://monaghanlab.org

Curriculum Vitae

2018-Professor of Biology, Freie Universität Berlin
2015-Guest Professor, Ehime University, Matsuyama, Japan
2008-Senior Scientist / Group Leader, Leibniz IGB
2003-2008Postdoc, Imperial College London + Natural History Museum
2002Dr. sc. nat. ETH Zürich (Eawag)

Recent Publications (full list here)

Lu et al. 2020
Revisiting the phylogenetic position of Caullerya mesnili (Ichthyospora), a common Daphnia parasite, based on 22 protein-coding genes
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 151:106891.

Bracamonte et al. 2019
Gene expression response to a nematode parasite in novel and native eel hosts
Ecology and Evolution 9:13069-13084.

Heeger et al. 2019
Combining the 5.8S and ITS2 to improve classification of fungi
Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10:1702-1711.

Jähnig et al. 2019.
In-depth approach to river management (correspondence)
Nature 572:32.

Bracamonte et al. 2019.
Experimental infection with Anguillicola crassus alters immune gene expression in both spleen and head kidney of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla)
Marine Genomics 45:28-37.

Freie Universität Berlin – Institut für Biologie / Institut für Informatik

23977 Biodiversity and Evolution
Core module in the Bioinformatics Master program
Summer Semesters (10 LP/5 SWS) (next offered SS 2021)

23780 Environmental Metagenomics (Umweltmetagenomik)
Praxisseminar in the Bioinformatics Master program
Winter Semesters (5 LP/4 SWS) (first meeting 17 August 2020)

23781 Evolutionary Bioinformatics and Next-Generation Sequencing Applications
Seminar in the Bioinformatics Master program
Winter Semesters (5 LP/2 SWS) (starts 6 November 2020)

23308 Biotic Interactions in a Changing World
Summer Semesters (3 LP/2 SWS)

23306 Experimental and Theoretical Evolutionary Ecology
Core module in the Biology and Biodiversity-Evolution-Ecology Master programs
Winter Semesters (10 LP/11 SWS)