People

Current group members



Judith Maria Burkart, Prof. Dr.

Group leader

Research project
Professors



Gisep Bazzell

Gisep Bazzell

Technician

 

Technicians



Yitzchak Ben Mocha

Yitzchak Ben Mocha

What are the cause(s) and consequences of (our) social behaviour?

Research project

Researcher & Post Docs



Ludovica Boggiani

Ludovica Boggiani

Cooperation beyond the dyad - regulators and consequences

Research project

Ph.D. students



Rahel Brügger

Concern for Reputation in Common Marmosets

Research project

Ph.D. students



Eloísa Guerreiro Martins

From sharing food to sharing information: cooperative breeding and language evolution

Research project
Ph.D. students



Fabia Miss

Action co-representation in nonhuman primates

Research project

Ph.D. students



Flavia Mobili

Flavia Mobili

Research project

M.Sc. student



Alejandro Sanchez

Alejandro Sanchez, Dr.

Visiting post-doc



Sandro Sehner

Sandro Sehner

Information donation and collective problem solving in independently and cooperatively breeding primates

Research project

Ph.D. student



Michèle Schubiger, Dr.

The evolution of general intelligence. Facts or artifacts?

Research project
Ph.D. students



Francisco Edvaldo de Oliveira Terceiro

Francisco Edvaldo de Oliveira Terceiro

Looking beyond the dyad: Social tolerance and social teaching evidence in Callithrix jacchus

Research project

Ph.D. students



Yvonne Zürcher

The dynamics of vocal accommodation in marmoset monkeys. Implications for language evolution

Research project
Ph.D. students





Alumni & former students

  • Alexandra Kissling
  • Florine Ermatinger
  • Heinz Galli
  • Dr. Christa Finkenwirth
    Individual Variation in Prosociality of Group-living Common Marmosets: Assessing the Role of Oxytocin and Social Bonding
  • Dr. Sonja Koski
    Personality in common marmosets
    Research project
  • Ruben Richiger
    Group service in spider monkeys, Master thesis, December 2012
  • Dr. Anke Bullinger
    Cooperative problem solving in chimpanzees and common marmosets
  • Zaida Kosonen
    Group service in capuchin and squirrel monkeys, Master thesis, December 2011
  • Dr. Aleksandra Kupferberg
    Agency cues relevant for action understanding in common marmosets
  • Sara Wiesendanger
    Group service experiments in chimpanzees, Master thesis, April 2011
  • Romana Schmon
    Action understanding and Theory of Mind in common marmosets, Master thesis, Mai 2011
  • Dr. Claudia Rudolf v. Rohr
    Evolutionary roots of morality: Social norms and policing in chimpanzees
  • Dr. Stephan Lehner
    Innovation & cumulative culture in orang-utans
  • Dr. Adrian Jaeggi
    Evolutionary roots of morality: Cooperation and altruism
  • Oliver Allon
    Group service in common marmosets. April 2010
  • Dominique Haiden
    Innovation in wild orang-utans, Master thesis, June 2010
  • Denise Camenisch
    Marmoset social learning: Is there a conformity bias?, Master thesis, January 2010
  • Katja Rüth
    Ontogeny of prosociality in human infants, Master thesis, December 2009
  • Jacqueline Huber
    How general is spontaneous prosociality in common marmosets?, Master thesis, July 2009
  • Rebecca Furrer
    Spontaneous prosociality in common marmosets: Dyad- or individual-specific property?, Master thesis, March 2008
  • Maria Foglia
    Social learning in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus): Assessing individual differences using a video task, Master thesis, June 2007
  • Andrea Strasser
    Innovation: Individual differences in problem solving in common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus), Master thesis, November 2006