Principal Investigator

Prof. Dr. Arne Traulsen

Vita

Education/Training

2002 – 2005
Dr. rer nat in theoretical physics at Kiel University (summa cum laude)

1996 – 2002
Studies in Geophysics and Physics in Kiel, Leipzig and Göteborg

1995 – 1996
Alternative service

1986 – 1995
Secondary school in Neumüster, Germany

1982 – 1986
Primary school in Bordesholm, Germany


Research Experience/Academic Appointments

since 04/2014
Director at the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

since 10/2012
Honorary Professor for Mathematical Biology, Lübeck University

2010 – 2014
Tenured Group Leader at the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön (W2)

2007 – 2010
Emmy-Noether Group Leader at the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön

2005 – 2007
PostDoc at the Program for Evolutionary Dynamics at Harvard University, USA (mathematical biology)


Important Scientific Prizes/Functions

2012
Young Scientist Award for Socio- and Econophysics

2008 – 2010
Emmy-Noether Fellowship of the DFG

2005 – 2007
PostDoc scholarship of the Leopoldina

2002 – 2005
PhD scholarship of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

Research

Publications

2017

Temperate phages as self-replicating weapons in bacterial competition.

Li XY, Lachnit T, Fraune S, Bosch T C G, Traulsen A, Sieber M (2017); J R Soc Interface, 14(137). doi: 10.1098/rsif.2017.0563

Temperate phages as frequency-dependent weapons in bacterial competition.

Li X Y, Lachnit T, Fraune S, Bosch T C G, Traulsen A, Sieber M (2017); j r soc interface, doi: 10.1101/185751