Victor Parry, PhD student

Victor Parry
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Dept. Ecology and Ecosystem modelling - Prof. Dr. U. Gaedke

University of Potsdam 
Maulbeerallee 2 (Postal address: Am Neuen Palais 10)

D-14469 Potsdam

Tel       + 49 331 977 1955    -    Fax      + 49 331 977 1948

E-Mail: victor.parryuni-potsdamde

Projekt: BioMove

Victor Parry
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Scientific Career


Doctoral studies at University of Potsdam (supervised by PD Dr. Guntram Weithoff and Prof. Dr. Tiedemann)


Master of Science in Biology (specialization in Ecology, Behaviour, Evolution and Biosystematics) at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Master’s Thesis: Gross Growth Efficiency of Daphnia magna: Genetic Variance and Effects of Temperature

Master of Philosophy in Climate Change and Sustainable Development at University of Ghana

Master’s  Thesis: Assessment of the Sustainable Livelihoods of Rural Cocoa Farmers in the Atwima Mponua District of Ghana

Bachelor of Science in Zoology at University of Ghana

BSc. Thesis: Aquatic Insect fauna of Two Sacred groves in the Eastern Region of Ghana

Research priorities and Interests

  • Meta community systems
  • Movement Ecology
  • Aquatic Biology

Current Projects


Einum, S., Fossen, E. I., Parry, V., & Pélabon, C. (2019). Genetic variation in metabolic rate and correlations with other energy budget components and life history in Daphnia magna. Evolutionary Biology46(2), 170-178.