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About Tanja Kleinhappel

I am a postdoctoral research fellow on a NC3Rs funded project with the focus on using social interactions within groups of fish as indicators and predictors for improving welfare through automated analysis of behaviours.

Department Responsibilities

ECR Committee Member

Subject Specialism

Behavioural ecology


  • PhD in Behavioural Ecology — University of Lincoln, 2015
  • MSc in Behaviour, Cognition and Neurobiology — University of Vienna, 2012
  • BSc in Behaviour — University of Graz, 2009

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Research Projects

  • Automated predictive welfare assessment in groups of fish — NC3Rs in 2016

Research in the Lincoln Repository

Professional Affiliations

  • ASAB, The Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour
  • ISBE, The International Society for Behavioural Ecology
  • Ethologische Gesellschaft e. V.
  • BES, British Ecological Society