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Sergio Rasmann


2014 -

Assistant Professor in Ecology, University of Neuchatel, Switzerland


2013 - 2014

Assistant Professor in Ecology, University of California, Irvine



Research Associate - SNF Ambizione fellowship, Department of Ecology & Evolution, University of Lausanne, Switzerland.



Postdoctoral researcher (Agrawal lab), Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, USA.


2002 – 2006

PhD Thesis supervised by Prof. Ted Turlings (Farce lab) at University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland


2001 – 2002

Master thesis supervised by Prof. Martine Rahier (e-vol), University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland

1997 – 2002

Undergraduate studies at the University of Neuchâtel

Honours and Prizes


Early Carreer Award - International Society for Chemical Ecology

Professional Affiliations and Activities

Ecological society of America (2007 to prensent)

Swiss Biological Society (2001 to present)

International Societey for Chemical Ecology (2002 to present)

Review Editor for Frontiers in Plant Science (2013 - )

Review Editor for Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution (2013 - )

Associate Editor for Functional Ecology (2014 - )





Sergio is currently looking for alpine insects and plants to test whether high altitude harsh climat decreases resistance to herbivores.