Dr. sc. agr.
Richard currently works at the Institute of Bee Protection and does research in terrestrial ecotoxicology with a focus on honeybee health. He is coordinator of the VIBee project (vibee-project.net) and successfully co-launched the NutriBee project. He holds a PhD in Agricultural Sciences from the University of Hohenheim, is a passionate beekeeper with more than 13 years of experience, and has worked for two major CROs as a study director in his previous career.
Julius Kühn-Institute (JKI)2019-present
Institute for Bee Protection; Project Co-ordinator VIBEE, Researcher NutriBee, Braunschweig, Germany
Eurofins Agroscience Services GmbH2016-2017
Terrestrial Ecotoxicology, Niefern-Öschelbronn, Germany
Innovative Environmental Services2014-2016
Terrestrial Ecotoxicology, Basel, Switzerland
University of Hohenheim2010-2014
Apicultural State Institute, Stuttgart, Germany