Name: Lisa Biber-Freudenberger

Country: Germany


Center for Development Research

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Center for Development Researche, University of Bonn Genscherallee 3 53113 Bonn Germanz

Research Interests:

Conservation Biology, nature conservation, Organic Agriculture, Species Distribution Modelling, Certification, Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services, bioeconomy, coupled socio-ecological systems, human development, sustainability science, integrated pest management, science-policy interface


  • Since 10/2016 Senior Researcher at the Center for Development Research (ZEF) at Bonn University (Germany) in the project STRICE (Sustainable Trade and Innovation Transfer in the Bioeconomy) - involved in other projects on organic agriculture and integrated pest management in Kenya, environmental impact assessments in Bolivia and capacity building for IPBES in West Africa - between 
  • 08/2015 and 10/2016 career break for maternity leave 
  • 04/2013 till 08/2015 Senior researcher at the Center for Development Research (ZEF) at Bonn University (Germany) in the project WASCAL (West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use) 
  • 04/2009 till 12/2011 Research Associate at the Departement Forest and Environment of the University for Sustainable Development Eberswalde (Germany) 
  • 04/2009 till 11/2013 Doctoral Student at the Cooperative Graduate Program "Adaptive Nature Conservation under Climate Change" at teh University for Sustainable Development Eberswald, Potsdam University and Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research. Disserationt Title: Adaptation of large scale priority-setting and planning in nature conservation to global change
  • 09/2007 till 10/2007 Consultant for the German Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety