Mitarbeiter / Staff member


Dr. Alexandre Courtiol

Leiter "Modellierung der Evolution von life history Merkmale"/ Head "Modelling life history evolution"

Evolutionsgenetik / Evolutionary Genetics

Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung (IZW)
im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V.
Alfred-Kowalke-Straße 17
10315 Berlin

Tel:       0049 (0) 30 5168 331
Forschungsschwerpunkte / Research Foci
Publikationen / Publications
Selected research publications:
Corbett S, Courtiol A, Lummaa V, Moorad J, Stearns S (2018): The transition to modernity and chronic disease: mismatch and natural selection NAT REV GENET 19, 419-430 (all authors contributed equally).
Lahdenperä M, U. Mar K, Courtiol A & Lummaa V (2018): Differences in age-specific mortality between wild-caught and captive-born Asian elephants. Nature Communications 9, 3023.
Vullioud C, Davidian E, Wachter B, Rousset F, Courtiol A, Höner OP (2018): Social support drives female dominance in the spotted hyaena. Nature Ecology & Evolution.
Rousset F, Gouy A, Martinez-Almoyna C, Courtiol A (2017): The summary likelihood method and its implementation in the Infusion package. Molecular Ecology Resources 17, 110–119.
Courtiol A, Etienne L, Feron R, Godelle B, Rousset F (2016): The evolution of mutual mate choice under direct benefits. The American Naturalist 188(5).
Courtiol A, Tropf FC, Mills M (2016): When genes and environment disagree: making sense of trends in recent human evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113(28), 7693-7695.
Last updated on 5 December 2018.
Curriculum Vitae