An Nguyen

PhD student, Vietnam field coordinator

Department of Ecological Dynamics


Short curriculum vitae

  • 2019-present: Doctroal candidate ‘Technische Universität Berlin TUB‘ & Leibniz-IZW
  • 2014-present: Field coordinator Vietnam, Biodiversity Dynamics team, Dep. Ecological Dynamics, Leibniz-IZW
  • 2017-present: Associated scientist, Global Wildlife Conservation GWC, US
  • 2016-2018: MSc Ecology, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City – University of Science, Vietnam
  • 2011-2014: Field Researcher Carnivore and Conservation Programme, Vietnam
  • 2007- 2011: BSc Biology, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City – University of Science, Vietnam
Research interests
  • Annamites endemic species
  • Species distribution modeling
  • Transferring scientific results to on-the-ground conservation activities
Selected publications

Nguyen A, et al. (2019): Camera-trap evidence that the silver-backed chevrotain Tragulus versicolor remains in the wild in Vietnam. NAT ECOL EVOL. doi:10.1038/s41559-019-1027-7

Abrams JF, et al. (2019): Habitat-Net: Segmentation of habitat images using deep learning. ECOL INFORM 51, 121-128. doi:10.106/j.ecoinf.2019.01.009.

Abrams JF, et al. (2018): Studying terrestrial mammals in tropical rainforests. A user’s guide for camera-trapping and environmental DNA. Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, Berlin. ISBN:978-3-9815637-6-4

Tilker A, et al. (2018): A little-known endemic caught in the South-east Asian extinction crisis: The Annamite striped rabbit Nesolagus timminsi. Oryx, 1-10. doi:10.1017/S0030605318000534