I have published 18 peer reviewed research papers in journals ranging from the highly specialized West African ornithological journal Malimbus to Science. So far, these papers have been cited some 950 times, rendering an h-index of 10. Anyone interested in more numbers can dig into my Google Scholar profile.

In addition to peer reviewed papers, I have also authored 30 popular science papers, some in English but most in Swedish.

Most recent research paperS

Hansson2018MER Hansson, B., Sigeman, H.*, Stervander, M.*, Tarka, M., Ponnikas, S., Strandh, M., Westerdahl, H. & Hasselquist, D. 2018. Contrasting results from GWAS and QTL mapping on wing length in great reed warblers. Molecular Ecology Resources, in press. *Equal contribution. Read paper at Molecular Ecology Resources.


Stervander2017OS_nitidusStervander, M., Knudsen, H. & Bruun Kristensen, A. 2017. Green Warbler Phylloscopus nitidus ringed at Blåvand: molecular confirmation of a Danish first and European eighth vagrant record. Ornis Svecica 27: 121–131. Read paper.

Most cited research paper (400+ times)

Jonzen2006ScienceJonzén, N., Lindén, A., Ergon, T., Knudsen, E., Vik, J. O., Rubolini, D., Piacentini, D., Brinch, C., Spina, F., Karlsson, L., Stervander, M., Andersson, A, Waldenström, J., Lehikoinen, A., Edvardsen, E. Solvang, R. & Stenseth, N. C. 2006. Rapid advance of spring arrival dates in long-distance migratory birds. Science 312: 1959–1961. Undergraduate author. Read paper. Highly cited. 2006 Classic Paper according to Google Scholar.