Naam
Naamdr. BHM Elands
RoepnaamBirgit
Emailbirgit.elands@wur.nl

Werk
OmschrijvingAssistant Professor
OrganisatieDepartement Omgevingswetenschappen
OrganisatieeenheidBos- en Natuurbeleid
Telefoon+31 317 486 365
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Telefoon secretariaat+31 317 486 187
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BezoekadresDroevendaalsesteeg 3
6708PB, WAGENINGEN
Gebouw/Kamer101/B312
PostadresPostbus 47
6700AA, WAGENINGEN
Bodenummer529
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Biografie

Birgit Elands is Assistant Professsor at the Forest and Nature Conservation Policy Group of Wageningen University, the Netherlands. Her research focuses on human-nature interaction, aiming at finding strategies for long-term engagement with and care for their natural environment, both in times of stability and change. Research themes involve biocultural diversity, active green citizenship, public engagement with nature, spiritual values, experiences and meanings of nature. She has extensive experience in both quantitative and qualitatve social science research. She has published articles on these and other topics in journals such as Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, Environmental Science & Policy, Landscape and Urban Planning, and Forest Policy and Economics. She is currently involved in GREEN SURGE, a research project funded by the European Commission Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), focussing on planning and management of biocultural diversity in urban green infrastructure.


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Expertise
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  Birgit Elands op Google Scholar Citations
  Birgit Elands op ResearchGate

Publicaties
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Projecten

Birgit Elands' research program on People-Nature Interactions addresses the following themes:

Masters students are welcome to take up these themes for their thesis!

Research projects:


Onderwijs

Courses

I teach several courses (see below). 

Thesis (BSc/MSc) and internship supervision

Birgit Elands welcomes students for internships, bachelor thesis and master thesis research. For an overview of possible topics please click here.

Vakken
  • FEM-11306 - Introduction to Forest and Nature Conservation
  • FNP-24806 - People and Forest and Nature Conservation
  • PEN-10806 - Forest and Nature Conservation I: Introductory Field Course
  • YRM-21306 - Research Methodology for Human Environment Interactions
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