People

 

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Esther Kjær Needham

CEO

I hold a MSc. in Biology, with a specialisation in behavioural ecology and neurostereology. I have spent the last 3 years working as a scientific assistant and publishing scientific articles, developing new methods for measuring individual differences in animal behaviour. In addition, I have worked with stereological and histological methods and research administration.

Contact: esther@neuroecology.dk

 

 

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Mikkel Vestergaard Olesen

Research Director

I hold a MSc. in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in neuroscience and pharmacology. During the last 12 years I have worked with animal behavior and molecular biology of the nervous system. For the past 5 years I have worked with histology and neurostereology, with a primary focus on psychiatry and neurodegenerative disorders. During my professional career I have obtained a detailed knowledge of the design and execution of experiments, data analysis as well as presentation and communication of scientific data.

Contact: mikkel@neuroecology.dk

 

 

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Sophie Wiese

Development & Innovation Director

I hold a MSc. in Biology, with a specialisation in behavioural ecology and neurostereology. After I finished my degree in 2013 I have worked as a scientific assistant obtaining results from animal behaviour research, developed new methods to measure animal personality and published scientific articles. In addition, I have been teaching general biology to high school students.

Contact: sophie@neuroecology.dk