Research profile:

  • Range extension, biology and ecology of invasive crustaceans (Amphipoda, Decapoda)
  • Risk assessment and alteration of structure and functioning of benthic communities due to invasion of alien species
  • Biogeography, ecology and taxonomy of fresh- and brackishwater Amphipoda (Crustacea) in Western Palearctic (particularly Balkan Peninsula, Middle East)
  • Zoogeography, biology, ecology and taxonomy of tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae)
  • Role of protected areas in preserving species diversity of ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae)
  • Zoogeography and ecology of aquatic beetles  (Coleoptera aquatica) in Central Europe and Balkan Peninsula
  • Biology and ecology (eg. reproductive strategies) of terrestrial clausiliid gastropods (Pulmonata: Clausiliidae)
  • Taxonomy and distribution of empidid flies (Empididae: Clinocerinae, Hemerodromiinae) in Europe
  • Biodiversity and ecology of winter-active entomo- and arachnofauna (Insecta, Arachnida)

Staff:

dr hab. Michal Grabowski (Head)
dr hab. Karolina Bącela-Spychalska
dr hab. Anna Drozd
dr hab. Wojciech Jurasz
dr Barbara Bis
dr Karolina Chaniecka
dr Aleksandra Jabłońska
dr Radomir Jaskuła
dr Iwona Krysiak
dr Tomasz Mamos
dr Tomasz Rewicz
dr Agnieszka Soszyńska-Maj
dr Grzegorz Tończyk
prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Jażdżewski – professor emeritus
prof. dr hab. Stefan Niesiołowski – professor emeritus
prof. dr hab. Andrzej Piechocki – professor emeritus
dr Alicja Konopacka – emeritus
mgr Ewa Janowska – emeritus

PhD Students:

mgr Piotr Gadawski
mgr Michał Rachalewski
mgr Kamil Hupało
mgr Jacek Hikisz