Dr. rer. nat. Anna-Marie Corman

Hafentörn 1, D-25761 Büsum
Phone: +49 4834 604-263
Telefax: +49 4834 604-299
anna.corman@ftz-west.uni-kiel.de

Profile

Curriculum vitae

  • 10/2015 PhD (Dr. rer. nat.) at Kiel University
  • Since 10/2011 PhD student “Horizontal and vertical flight patterns of Lesser Black-backed Gulls and Northern Gannets in relation to wind farms in the German North Sea exclusive economic zone (WINDBIRD)“ funded by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)due to a decision of the German Bundestag; FKZ 0325281
  • Since 04/2011 research assistant at the Research and Technology Centre Westcoast (FTZ)within the scope of third-party funded projects
  • 02/2011 graduation as certified landscape ecologist (“Diplom-Landschaftsökologin“) at the University of Münster, Germany
  • 2010 diploma thesis “Early equals better? Differences in wing morphology, fuel deposition and individual quality between early and late migrating northern wheatears (Oenanthe oenanthe) on Helgoland during spring migration” at the University of Münster an dthe Institute of Avian Research (IfV), ”Vogelwarte Helgoland”, Wilhelmshaven, Germany
  • 2009–2010 student assistant in the Community Ecology working group, Institute of Landscape Ecology, University of Münster
  • 2005–2011 studies in Landscape Ecology at the University of Münster, Germany
  • 2004/05 Voluntary Ecological Service at the Nature Centre Norddorf of Öömrang Ferian i.F., Amrum, Germany
  • Key research activities
  • GPS telemetry of different seabird species
  • Spatial and temporal flight patterns of Lesser Black-backed Gulls (Larus fuscus)
  • Diet analyses
  • Execution of aerial and ship-based surveys of seabirds in the North and Baltic Sea
  • Modelling of distribution patterns of seabirds at sea
  • Teaching: supervision of students in the module "Seabird Ecology" within the master course "Biological Oceanography" at the University of Kiel



Publications

Corman A-M, Mendel B, Voigt CC, Garthe S (2016) Varying foraging patterns in response to competition? A multicolony approach in a generalist seabird. Ecol Evol. DOI 10.1002/ece3.1884

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2014) What flight heights tell us about foraging and potential conflicts with wind farms. A case study in Lesser Black-backed Gulls (Larus fuscus). J Ornithol 155:1037–1043. DOI 10.1007/s10336-014-1094-0

Corman A-M, Bairlein F, Schmaljohann H (2013) The nature of the migration route shapes physiological traits and aerodynamic properties in a migratory songbird. Behav Ecol Sociobiol. DOI 10.1007/s00265-013-1653-z

Jess A-M, Kriegs JO, Lindenschmidt M, Lüdtke A, Rehage H-O, Vierhaus H (2011) Die Ausbreitung der Gelbhalsmaus, Apodemus flavicollis, in den Nordwesten Westfalens. Natur und Heimat 71(2):41–48

 Buchholz S, Jess A-M, Hertenstein F, Schirmel J (2010) Effect of the colour of pitfall traps on their capture efficiency of carabid beetles(Coleoptera: Carabidae), spiders (Araneae) and other arthropods. Eur J Entomol 107: 277–280


Conferences

Corman A-M, Voigt CC, Garthe S (2015) Weibchen an Land, Männchen auf See? Geschlechtsspezifische Unterschiede im Nahrungssuchverhalten von Heringsmöwen (Larus fuscus). 148th annual meeting of Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (DO-G), Konstanz [Poster]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2015) Colony-specific differences in the foraging patterns of a generalist seabird, the Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus). British Ornithologists’ Union annual conference, Leicester [poster]

Garthe S, Corman A-M, Markones N, Enners L, Schwemmer P (2015) Integrating GPS tracking, seabirds at sea and terrestrial counts to unravel distribution and foraging patterns in large gulls: towards a holistic approach. British Ornithologists‘ Union annual conference, Leicester [talk]

Garthe S, Corman A-M,  Enners L, Kubetzki U, Peschko V, Schwemmer P (2015) Wildtier-Telemetrie als Grundlage für Habitatmodellierungen und Bewertungen von anthropogenen Eingriffen in Ökosysteme. KDM Symposium "Küste 2025", Hamburg [poster]

Garthe S, Corman A-M (2014) Nahrungsflüge von Basstölpeln als Tool für marines Monitoring. COSYNA Workshop, Geesthacht [poster]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2014) Änderung des Nahrungssuchverhaltens von Heringsmöwen (Larus fuscus) während der Brutzeit. 147th annual meeting of Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (DO-G), Bielefeld [talk]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2014) What flight heights tell us about foraging and potential conflicts with wind farms: A case study in the Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus). The 5th International Bio-logging Science Symposium (BLS5), Strasbourg [poster]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2014) Ein Seevogel auf Landgang. Flugmuster und Nahrungswahl von Heringsmöwen der Ostfriesischen Inseln. Annual meeting of Ornithologische Vereinigung Ostfriesland (OVO), Ihlow [talk]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2013) Wie hoch fliegen nahrungssuchende Heringsmöwen? 146th annual meeting of Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (DO-G), Regensburg [poster]

Corman A-M, Mendel B, Garthe S (2013) Time flies – Impact of time of day on flight and distribution patterns of Lesser Black-backed Gulls. 37th Annual Meeting of the Waterbird Society, Wilhelmshaven [talk]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2013) Impact of time of day on flight and foraging patterns of Lesser Black-backed Gulls (Larus fuscus) at sea. 40th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group, Portland/Oregon, USA [poster]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2012) Ein Seevogel auf Landgang? Flugmuster und Nahrungswahl von Heringsmöwen (Larus fuscus). 9th Deutsches See- und Küstenvogelkolloquium, List/Sylt [talk]

Corman A-M, Garthe S (2012) Ostfriesen vs. Nordfriesen – Flugmuster und Nahrungswahl von Heringsmöwen (Larus fuscus). 145th annual meeting of Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (DO-G), Saarbrücken [talk]

Jess A-M, Schmaljohann H (2010) Unterschiedliche Energiedepositionsraten bei früh und spät durchziehenden Steinschmätzern (Oenanthe oenanthe) auf Helgoland. 143th annual meeting of Deutsche Ornithologen-Gesellschaft (DO-G), Helgoland [poster]