Young Researchers Webinar Series 2021

IALE-Europe launched the Young Researchers Webinar Series. This webinar series serves as a platform for young landscape ecologists to present and receive feedback on their work, share ideas and experiences. It creates a relaxed venue for making new friends or saying hello to established connections.  

Details of our next webinar:

Encouraging management diversity to maintain biodiversity in production forest landscapes    

Wednesday 9 June 2021 16:00-17:00 CET

Simona R. Grădinaru, IALE-Europe Secretary General – Welcome
Duflot Rémi – Post-doc at University of Jyväskylä, Finland 

Rémi Duflot holds a PhD in landscape ecology from the University of Rennes, France. Since, he has worked as a post-doctoral researcher in different locations on the relationship between landscape heterogeneity and biodiversity. He is also interested in landscape planning, using spatial graphs for modelling habitat networks and connectivity. Currently, he investigates the potential benefits of management diversification for biodiversity in boreal forest ecosystems. Rémi Duflot is a member of IALE since 2011, when he received the IALE student/young researcher travel Awards to participate to IALE world congress.  

The webinar will take place on Zoom. After your registration, you will receive a link to participate in the meeting, by using the Zoom app or desktop client. 

Register for the webinar here

 

Previous webinars:

How to prepare for an academic job interview    

Wednesday 12 May 2021 16:00-17:00 CET

Simona R. Grădinaru, IALE-Europe Secretary General – Welcome
Teresa Pinto-Correia, University of Evora, Portugal
Hubert Wiggering, University of Potsdam, Germany 

With Professor Teresa Pinto-Correia and Professor Hubert Wiggering we had two experts with many years of experience leading high profile research institutes. In this webinar they gave insights on how selection processes take place and how to get best prepared for job application in academic business.

 

Widening the perspective in landscape monitoring with repeat landscape photography

Wednesday 14 April 2021 16:00-17:00 CET

Ulrike Bayr – PhD student at Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO). 

Ulrike Bayr holds an MSc in Physical Geography from the University of Tübingen, Germany. Since 2017, Ulrike is part of the Department of Landscape Monitoring at NIBIO where she is involved in the Norwegian monitoring program for the agricultural landscape (“3Q”). In her PhD, Ulrike tests how
modern quantitative techniques such as machine learning and monoplotting of landscape photographs can be integrated in landscape monitoring. 

The webinar will take place on Zoom. After your registration, you will receive a link to participate in the meeting, by using the Zoom app or desktop client. 

 

Connecting with landscapes for sustainability: landscape values, stewardship and products

Wednesday 13 January 2021 16:00-17:00 CET

Veerle Van Eetvelde – IALE-Europe President – Welcome

María García Martín – Postdoc the Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL. 

María García Martín, graduated in Geography and the Master in Land Planning and Sustainable Local Development, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, obtained her PhD at the Chair for Landscape Management, Institute of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Freiburg in 2019. She previously worked at the Chair of Social-Ecological Interactions in Agricultural Systems at the Universities of Göttingen and Kassel. Her PhD research focused on “Connecting with landscapes for sustainability. Characteristics of, challenges to, and opportunities for integrated landscape management in Europe”. María García Martín has a close connection with IALE, since she participated in the IALE-Europe PhD course in Copenhagen (2015) and received the IALE-D award 2019 for best PhD dissertation from IALE Germany.