About me

Contact information

Dr. Ulrike Schlägel
Institute of Biochemistry and Biology
University of Potsdam
Am Mühlenberg 3
14476 Potsdam - Golm
Phone: + 49 331 977 6263
Email: ulrike.schlaegel [at] uni-potsdam.de

Present activities


since 2021   Head of junior research group for movement ecology and statistical ecology (DFG Emmy Noether Programme)


WS 2021/22   Statistical modelling: fitting models to data, MSc level

Special ops

Co-secretary, Special Interest Group "Movement Ecology" of the British Ecological Society (since 2019)

Associated researcher of the BioMove research training group.


2015   Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

2008   Diplom in Mathematics, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany

ERASMUS exchange, University of Edinburgh, UK, Sep 2005–May 2006

Past positions

2015–2020   Postdoctoral researcher, BioMove project, University of Potsdam, Germany

06/2015–09/2015   DAAD Postdoctoral fellow (returning scientists programme), Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, Frankfurt, and Department of Biological Sciences, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany