Laboratory of Zoology
The team is particularly multidisciplinary. Our main researches focus on topics such as biogeography , integrative taxonomy , phylogeny, phylogeopraphy, chemical ecology , immunology , plant-bees interactions or wild bees conservation .
To know more about our research, visit the team page on Researchgate
We welcome students for internships (Bachelor, Masters...) and to candidate for Phd grants. If you are interested in joining the team please contact Pierre Rasmont or Denis Michez.
Belgian researchers of the Universities of Brussels (ULB, VUB), Mons (UMons), and Louvain (UCLouvain, KU Leuven) just published in the journal Nature a study dedicated to the decline in European bumblebee populations in the 21st century. Continue reading