Barbara Tomotani

Dr. Barbara Tomotani

Guest researcher

Visiting Address

Droevendaalsesteeg 10
6708 PB Wageningen

+31 (0) 317 47 34 00

The Netherlands


My research is about the evolution of clocks and calendars of wild organisms and how the timing of daily and seasonal events is affected by global environmental change. Presently, I am focusing on the clocks of birds living in cities and forests.


Research groups

Projects & collaborations


  • Wild clocks

    Project 2020
    We study the selection and evolution of circadian clocks in wild birds via measurements of rhythms in the wild and in the laboratory