Dmitry Kishkinev, PhD student

Dmitry Kishkinev, PhD student
Scientific Curriculum Vitae
Personal data:
Name: Dmitry Kishkinev
Address: Dept. of Biology, University of Oldenburg,
D-26111 Oldenburg, Germany.
Born May 4th 1981 in Ulyanovsk, Russia.
Civil status: Unmarried.
Tel.: +49 (0)441 798 3095
Fax: +49 (0)441 798 3620
2006-present: PhD student at Dept. of Biology, University of Oldenburg, Germany, AG "Animal Navigation"
(Group leader: Prof. Dr. H. Mouritsen).
2003-2005: Study in St. Petersburg State University, department vertebrate zoology, St. Petersburg,
Russia. Supervisor Dr. Nikita Chernetsov (Zoological Institute of Rus. Acad. Sciences, St.Petersburg).
Awarded a M.Sc. Degree on "Navigation in Reed Warblers (Acrocephalus scirpaceus Herm.) on spring migration”.
1998-2003: Study in Ulyanovsk State Pedagogical University, Russia. Graduated with Diploma in Biology
and Chemistry with honours.
1998: Graduated from Ulyanovsk middle school N 53 (ecological school) with honours, Ulyanovsk,
2007-2008: Chernetsov, N., Kishkinev, D., Gashkov, S., Kosarev, S., Bolshakov, C. Orientation programme
of first-year pied flycatchers Ficedula hypoleuca from Siberia implies an innate detour around Central Asia. Anim.
Behav., In press.
2006: Kishkinev, D., Chernetsov, N., Bolshakov, C.V. Migratory orientation of first-year pied flycatchers
(Ficedula hypoleuca) from Eastern Baltic (in russian). Ornitologiya. V. 33. P. 153–160. (PDF with abstract in
2006: Kishkinev, D. Current trends in study of avian orientation and navigation (in russian). Zoologichesky
zhurnal. V. 85. Nr. 3. Pp. 342–368. (PDF with abstract in English
2005: Mukhin, A.L., Chernetsov, N.S., Kishkinev, D.A. Song of Reed Warbler Acrocephalus scirpaceus (Aves,
Sylviidae) as an acoustic marker of wetland habitat during migration (in russian). Zoologichesky zhurnal. V. 84.
Nr. 8. Pp. 995–1003. (PDF with abstract in English
2000: Bulyuk, V.N., Mukhin, A., Fedorov, V.A., Tsvey, A., & Kishkinev, D. Juvenile dispersal in Reed Warblers
Acrocephalus scirpaceus at night. Avian Ecol. and Behav. V. 5. Pp. 45–61. (PDF
2007: PhD student fellowship in International Graduate College “Neurosensorik”, Oldenburg University,
2005-2007: actively participated in grant “Orientation of migratory birds: endogenic program of detour of
ecological barriers” funded by Russian Fund for Basic Research (headed by Dr. Casimir Bolshakov).
2006: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) 10-month fellowship for raising of scientific skills
(Forschungslangstipendium) in Oldenburg University, “Animal Navigation” Lab.
2006: St. Petersburg Government Award (PhD project).
2004: St. Petersburg Government Award (Master project).
2004: A. S. Malchevski Award from the St. Petersburg Society of Naturalists.
2002: President Russian Federation Scholarship.
2001: G. Soros Student Award from International Science (George Soros Foundation).
Meeting participations:
2007: oral report, European Ornithologists’ Union conference, Vienna, Austria, 24-29 August (PDF of abstracts
2006: poster report on 3rd Summer School Ecological Brain Research, Moscow State University and Zürich
University, 31.07. – 5.08, Moscow and the field station Bubonitzi (Tver region), Russia.
2006: co-author of the poster report, 24th International Ornithological Congress, 13.08 – 20.08, Hamburg,
2006: poster report, 12th International Ornithological Conference of Northern Eurasia, 31.01 – 5.02, Stavropol,
2004: oral report, Sensory Ecology Seminar, 11.11. – 23.11, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.
2003: co-author of the poster report, 4th European Ornithological Union, 16.08 – 21.08, Chemnitz, Germany.
2001: co-author of the oral report, 11th International Ornithological Conference, Kazan, Russia.