People

People

Coordination team

Dr. Johannes Penner
Scientific Coordinator

Theresa Waldvogel
Office Manager

Ph.Ds

Julian Frey
A1: Remote sensing based methods for the assessment of forest structures

Thomas Asbeck
A2: Retention of structural elements in selectively used forests

Diane Stevenson
B1: Epiphyte and microhabitat diversity and function on habitat trees

Jan Helbach
B2: Underlying mechanisms of vegetation change and diversity in retention forestry

Anna Knuff
B3: Diversity and functions of plant-insect interactions along a forest retention gradient

Nathalie Keller
B4: Functional connectivity among saprophytic beetles in dead wood patches

Marlotte Jonker
B5: Landscape-moderated use of forest structures by bats

Marco Basile
B6: Multi-scale assessment of bird-forest relationships

Andrey Lessa
C1: Economic valuation of biodiversity-oriented forest management strategies

Bettina Joa
C2: Local biodiversity knowledge and forest conservation practices

Ronja Mikoleit
D1: Professional epistemologies and integration of biodiversity-related knowledge into socio-political decision-making

Fabian Gutzat
D2: Evidence-based biodiversity management of forests

Participating researcher

Prof. Dr. Barbara Koch
Dr. Holger Weinacker
A1: Remote sensing based methods for the assessment of forest structures

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bauhus (Vice Spokesperson)
Dr. Patrick Pyttel
A2: Retention of structural elements in selectively used forests

Prof. Dr. Albert Reif
Dr. Stefanie Gärtner
B1: Epiphyte and microhabitat diversity and function on habitat trees

Prof. Dr. Michael Scherer-Lorenzen
PD Dr. Thomas Ludemann
B2: Underlying mechanisms of vegetation change and diversity in retention forestry

Prof. Dr. Alexandra Klein
Dr. Michael Staab
B3: Diversity and functions of plant-insect interactions along a forest retention gradient

Prof. Dr. Gernot Segelbacher
B4: Functional connectivity among saprophytic beetles in dead wood patches

Dr. Veronika Braunisch
B5: Landscape-moderated use of forest structures by bats

Prof. Dr. Ilse Storch (Spokesperson)
B6: Multi-scale assessment of bird-forest relationships

Prof. Dr. Marc Hanewinkel
Dr. Rasoul Yousefpour
C1: Economic valuation of biodiversity-oriented forest management strategies

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schraml
PD Dr. Georg Winkel
C2: Local biodiversity knowledge and forest conservation practices

Prof. Dr. Michael Pegernig
D1: Professional epistemologies and integration of biodiversity-related knowledge into socio-political decision-making

Prof. Dr. Dormann, Carsten
Dr. Jochen Fründ
D2: Evidence-based biodiversity management of forests

Associated researcher

Lena Gustafsson
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden, Faculty of Forest Sciences, Department of Ecology, Faculty Professor and Chair in Conservation Biology

Christian Messier
University of Quebec in Montréal (UQAM) and University of Quebec in Outaouais (UQO), Canada, Institute of Temperate Forest Sciences, Professor of Forest Ecology & Scientific Director

Grzegorz Mikusinski
Grimsö Wildlife Research Station, Riddarhyttan, and School of Forest Management, Skinnskatteberg, Sweden, Associate Professor

Eeva Primmer
Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), Littoinen, Finland, Head of Environmental Governance Unit