Profile of HIGRADE participants

profile_photo_Mario Hanisch
Name: Mario Hanisch (Germany)

Department Community Ecology

Flag Germany
Research topic

Plant functional traits as indicators for ecosystem services


At UFZ since

October 2016

How did you learn about the UFZ?

I got to know the UFZ during my University studies in Leipzig. As it is one of the major research institutions in town it is well known among students.

Why did you come to the UFZ?

UFZ offers a wide variety in environmental research which allowed me to peak into different research areas.

What do you like about the city you live in?

Leipzig is a vibrant city with lots of niches for all kinds of interests. And it has vast possibilities to recover in parks, at lakes or other locations.