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


Dr. Melvin Lippe

Scientist

Dr. Melvin  Lippe
Address
Leuschnerstraße 91
21031 Hamburg-Bergedorf
Phone
+49 40 739 62 339
Fax
+49 40 739 62 399
E-Mail
melvin.lippe@thuenen.de

Working Area

  • Forestry Worldwide

Regional Expertise

  • Southeast Asia (SW China, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam), Germany, Ecuador, SW India, Zambia

Specialized in

  • Tropical and subtropical agricultural/(agro-)forestry systems, Land cover land use change (LCLUC)
  • Remote Sensing at Thünen Institute
  • Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Landscape modelling, Life Cycle Assessment

Research Projects

Involved in

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1998 – 2001: Pre-degree (Vordiplom) in Agricultural Biology, University of Hohenheim
  • 2001 – 2004: MSc. in Agricultural Sciences, Food Security and Natural Resource, Management in the Tropics and Subtropics, University of Hohenheim and Wageningen University
  • 2004 – 2005: Post-graduate studies in International Agricultural Development, Humboldt University Berlin
  • 2006 – 2009: Junior researcher, DFG-SFB 564 – The Uplands Programme: Sustainable Land Use and Rural Development in Mountainous Regions of Southeast Asia, Institute of Plant Production and Agroecology in Tropics and Subtropics, University of Hohenheim
  • 2010 – 2011: Deputy team leader, BMBF-BioDIVA Research Project: Transformation-Knowledge Towards a Gender-Equitable and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity, Institute of Environmental Planning, Leibniz University Hannover
  • 2011 - 2015: Project coordinator, BMBF-Humboldt reloaded Project, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Hohenheim
  • 2015: Dr. Sc. Agr., University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart (magna cum laude)
  • 2015 - 2016: Postdoc, Institute of Crop Science, Department of Biobased Materials and Energy Crops, University of Hohenheim
  • since 5/2016: Senior Scientist at the Institute of International Forestry and Forest Economics, Hamburg

Cooperation on Scientific Panels

  • ATSAF e.V. (Council for Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural Research)
  • ESP (Ecosystem Services Partnership)
  • GLP (Global Land Programme, OSM 2019)
  • iEMS (International Environmental Modelling and Software Society)