Roman Wittig

Roman Wittig
© Roman Wittig

Behavioural ecologist and anthropologist at Max Planck Institute | Germany

Roman Wittig is research group leader at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany and director of the Tai Chimpanzee Project in Ivory Coast. He is a behavioural ecologist investigating behaviour and social cognition of wild chimpanzees and other primate species in the wild to understand human evolution.