Miguel Veiga

PhD student

Department of Ecological Dynamics

Tel: 0049 (0) 30 5168 - 520
E-Mail: veiga@izw-berlin.de

Short curriculum vitae

  • Since 04/18: PhD candidate, Leibniz-IZW
  • 08/2017-02/2018: Veterinarian practitioner, Proença-a-Nova, Portugal
  • 10/2016-07/2017: MSc Basic and Applied Research in Hunting Resources, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real, Spain
  • 09/2016-02/2017: Internship Estación Experimenal de Zonas Áridas, Almería, Spain
  • 04/2013-02/2014: Internship Wildlife rehabilitacion, LxCRAS, Lisbon, Portugal
  • 2010-2016 MSc Veterinary Medicine, University of Lisbon, Portugal

Behaviour, ecology and health of spotted hyenas in the Serengeti National Park

Causes and consequences of infections: Fitness consequences and determinants of parasite infections in a wild social carnivore, the spotted hyena (Crocuta crocuta)

Research interests
  • Infectious disease ecology
  • Host-pathogen interactions
  • Immunology
  • Non-invasive sampling