Institute of

Wood Research

Acting Director

Secretariat

Michaela Höner

Institut für Holzforschung

 

Leuschnerstraße 91

21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf

Phone: +49 40 73962 601

Fax: +49 40 73962 699

hf@  thuenen.de

 

 


Dr. Alexandra Purkus

Dr. Alexandra  Purkus
Address
Leuschnerstraße 91
21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf
Phone
+49 40 73962 608
Fax
+49 40 73962 699
E-Mail
alexandra.purkus@thuenen.de

Professional development

  • Since 04/2018: Researcher at the Thünen Institute of Wood Research
  • 2014 – 04/2018: Researcher at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research − UFZ, Department of Economics
  • 2011 – 2013: PhD Student at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research − UFZ, Departments of Bioenergy and Economics
  • 03/2011 – 02/2016: Doctoral thesis, Faculty of Economics and Management Science, University of Leipzig (title: “Concepts and Instruments for a Rational Bioenergy Policy – A New Institutional Economics Approach”)
  • 2009 – 2010: MSc by Research “Global Environmental Change”, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • 2003 – 2009: Student of Economics with an Environmental Focus, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg (degree: Dipl.-Oec.)

Fields of activity

  • Evaluation of the Charter for Wood 2.0
  • Analysis of the “wood-based bioeconomy” innovation system
  • Analysis of policy and market framework conditions for the use of renewable resources

Projekte