Ulrike Fillinger

ARCTEC Key Advisor; LSHTM and icipe Research Fellow

Ulrike obtained a MSc in Biology (1994) and PhD in Ecology/Entomology (1998) from Heidelberg University, Germany. She originally worked for the German Mosquito Control Association from 1998-2000 before she went to Kenya to join the International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (icipe) as a visiting scientist. In 2003 she took up a post-doc position at Durham University and joined LSHTM as Research Fellow in 2009. She is based full time overseas at icipe’s Thomas Odhiambo field station at Lake Victoria, western Kenya. Ulrike is an ecologist and public health entomologist with over 16 years of experience on operational mosquito control and has been based in East Africa for the past 10 years. Ulrike is a key member of the ARCTEC Expert Team.

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