Sonja Bamberger

Position:

project researcher
Master thesis: "Testing gene flow between the two subspecies of the Austrian endemic land snail Trochulus oreinos (Pulmonata, Hygromiidae) using AFLP analysis"

FWF-Projekt 26581-B25


Student assistant within the project "Speciation in rock-dwelling land snails: Understanding the origin of diversity using Montenegrina as a model system" (Project Leader: Priv.-Doz. Dr. Elisabeth Haring)

Education

  • 11/2017 MSc graduation, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Since 10/2014 start of Master double degree in “Ecology and Ecosystems” at the University of Vienna, and “Wildlife Ecology and Wildlife Management” at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Vienna, Austria
  • 2009 - 2013 Bachelor Biology, University of Salzburg, Austria
 

Professional History

  • Since 09/2014 – 03/2017 Project Assistant (10h/20h), Central Research Laboratories, Natural History Museum, Vienna
  • 08/2013 - 09/2013 Lab internship at the Department of Organismic Biology, University of Salzburg
  • 10/2012-01/2013 Student assistant at the Department of Organism Biology, AG Light and Electron Microscopy, University of Salzburg

 
Conference Contributions & Attendances

  • 2017 Poster presentation at the Annual ABOL Meeting in Vienna, Austria
  • 2017 International Symposium of Ecologists of Montenegro (ISEM7), Sutomore, Montenegro
  • 2017 Poster presentation at the 8th Euromal Congress in Krakow, Poland
  • 2017 Attendee at the 4th Austrian Neobiota Conference, Vienna, Austria
  • 2016 Attendee at the Annual ABOL Meeting 2016 in Linz, Austria
  • 2016 Oral presentation at the 10th annual NOBIS Meeting in Linz, Austria
  • 2016 Attendee at the 5th MIND THE GAP Meeting, Vienna, Austria
  • 2015 Attendee at the Annual ABOL Meeting in Linz, Austria
  • 2015 Attendee at the 108th Annual Meeting of the German Zoological Society (DZG) in Graz, Austria
  • 2014 Attendee at the Annual NOBIS Meeting in Munich, Germany
 

Congress contributions - Talks

  • Bamberger, S., Tribsch, A., Duda, M., Macek, O., Affenzeller, M., Haring, E., Sattmann, H., Kruckenhauser, L. (2016). Testing gene flow between the subspecies of Trochulus oreinos in their supposed contact zone.” Oral presentation at the 10th annual NOBIS Meeting, 03.12.2016, Linz, Austria
  • 2016 Oral presentation at the Seminar of Integrative Zoology, University of Vienna, Austria
  • 2016 Oral Presentation at the Workshop Alpine Land Snails Extended in Johnsbach, Austria

 
Congress contributions – Poster

  • Bamberger, S., Tribsch, A., Duda, M., Macek, O., Affenzeller, M., Haring, E., Sattmann, H., Kruckenhauser, L. (2017). Species delimitation in an Austrian endemic land snail: The case of Trochulus oreinos (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Hygromiidae). 20.10.2017. Annual ABOL Meeting, Vienna, Austria
  • Bamberger, S., Tribsch, A., Duda, M., Macek, O., Affenzeller, M., Haring, E., Sattmann, H., Kruckenhauser, L. (2017). One species or two? Testing gene flow between the subspecies of Trochulus oreinos (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Hygromiidae). Euromal Congress 2017, Krakow, Poland

 
Professional Memberships

  • MoFA - Mollusken-Forschung Austria
  • NOBIS - Network of Biological Systematics