Constantin Kopper, BSc MSc

University assistant (prae doc)
PhD Student
4. floor, room 414
t: +43 (0)1 4277-540 83
m: constantin.kopper@univie.ac.at

Title of the Doctoral Thesis


Pollinations syndromes, pollinator shifts and floral evolution in Melastomataceae

Research Interest


  • Pollination biology, floral diversity and evolution in Melastomataceae
  • Pollinator shifts in the context of mountain habitats and biogeography in Melastomataceae
  • Melastomataceae pollination biology in the old-world tropics
  • Adaptations to changing bee-pollinator communities across elevational gradients in Melastomataceae

 Curriculum Vitae

Current position

  • 2021– University assistant (prae doc)

Education and scientific career

  • 2021– PhD Biology, University of Vienna
  • 2020 Scholarship abroad (KWA)
  • 2018–2021 Student project worker FWF-Project P 31101-B29
  • 2018–2021 MSc Botany, University of Vienna
  • 2018 Erica-Project, University of Vienna (Dr. Yannick Städler)
  • 2013–2018 BSc Zoology, University of Vienna
  • 2000–2008 Secondary School