Institute of

International Forestry and Forest Economics

Secretariat

Anna Frerck
Institute of International Forestry and Forest Economics

Leuschnerstraße 91
21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf
Phone: +49 40 739 62 301
Fax: +49 40 739 62 399
wf@thuenen.de


Dipl.-Ing. Franziska Schier

Scientist

Dipl.-Ing. Franziska  Schier
Address
Leuschnerstraße 91
21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf
Phone
+49 40 739 62 328
Fax
+49 40 739 62 399
E-Mail
franziska.schier@thuenen.de

Working Area

  • Forest Products Markets

Regional Expertise

  • World-wide

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2005 – 2009: Bachelor of Arts in International Business Studies at the University of Paderborn. Bachelor's thesis on the subject of "Environmental Aspects of Sustainability - Thomas L. Friedman’s “Code Green” applied to Biodiversity Preservation”
  • 2009 – 2013: Master programme “Environmental and Bioresources Management” at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU). Master’s thesis on „Characteristics, Structure and Tree-Species Diversity of a tropical Exploitation Forest in Regeneration“
  • 10/2009 – 06/2011: Scientific project and office assistant at the Institute of Silviculture, BOKU, in the field of sustainable tropical forest management and modeling of tropical ecosystems
  • since 08/2011: Co-entrepreneur of the start-up vovendis - eco-consulting & development
  • 09/2011: Research assistant for a tropical forest assessments in the Forêt classée de la Mondah, Gabon
  • since 01/2013: Independent scientific research on tropical forest degradation and forest regeneration in the Congo Basin
  • 03/2013 – 12/2014: Project work in the framework of the bilateral co-operation WTZ Amadée between the Université Montpellier 2 and the BOKU Vienna
  • 06/2014 –12/2014: Intern position at the German Initiative on Sustainable Cocoa e.V., Deutschen Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ
  • since 01/2015: Scientist at the Institute of International Forestry and Forest Economics
  • languages: German, English, French, Spanish, Portuguese