M. Sc.

ONGOING:

Kyle Lloyd (ongoing) The effect of nest predation on population dynamics: an experimental approach. Percy FitzPatrick Institute, University of Cape Town. Supervision: R. Covas (CIBIO), C. Doutrelant (CEFE) and Res Altwegg (U. Cape Town).

CONCLUDED:

Liliana Silva (2016) An investigation of the physiological costs of social dominance in a colonial, cooperative passerine. CIBIO, University of Porto. Supervision: R. Covas (CIBIO), Claire Doutrelant (CEFE) and Sophie Lardy (PFIAO, U. Cape Town).

Rita Fortuna (2016) Do females manipulate the amount of care provided by other individuals via maternal effects? CIBIO, University of Porto. Supervision: R. Covas (CIBIO), Claire Doutrelant (CEFE) and Matthieu Paquet (U. Edinburgh).

André Ferreira (2015) Benefits and costs of helpers: investigating the underlying mechanisms. CIBIO, University of Porto. Supervision: R. Covas (CIBIO) & Claire Doutrelant (CEFE).

Sofia Santos (2015) The effect of helping presence on maternal allocation in a cooperatively breeding bird. University of Lisbon. Supervision: : R. Covas (CIBIO) & Claire Doutrelant (CEFE).