Teaching

Full-term courses taught as principal or co-lecturer (in italics) were evaluated consistently above average

Student Supervision

2019: Ramírez-Mejía D. International trade of avocado and its impacts on land use and biodiversity. Visiting International Research Student (6 months), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (co-supervised with Prof. Dr. Ramankutty).

2019: Wandl M-T. Environmental impacts of global fruit & vegetable production. Visiting International Research Student (6 months), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (co-supervised with Dr. Mehrabi & Prof. Dr. Ramankutty).

2019 – 2020: Milne E. Work-Learn student (600h), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (principal supervisor).

Thesis Supervision

MSc theses (4): Aliaj B. (2021), Battais J. (2021), van Buren S. (2021), Vieveen H. (2021)
BSc theses (3): Pötzschner F. (2016), Ferwerda A. (2021), Voerman T. (2021)

Teaching: Graduate level

2016: Invited lecture and seminar on spatial modelling and spatial statistics (IAMO Doctorate Programme, Halle, Germany, 8 h)

2012 – 2014: Invited lecture and seminar on spatial statistics and ESDA (IAMO Doctorate Programme, Halle, Germany, 3 h)

Teaching: Master level

2020 – ongoing: Food Systems & Sustainability (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, module, 6 ECTS); also course coordinator

2014 – 2018: Quantitative methods (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, final exam project supervision, winter term)

2014 – 2016: Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity – seminar on spatial clustering techniques (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 3h, summer term)

2012 & 2014: Land System Science – seminar on land use intensity (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 3 h, winter term)

2011: Land System Science – literature seminar on land use change processes, impacts, drivers, and actors (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 3 h, winter term)

2009: Advanced methods of Geoinformation processing (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 32 h, winter term)

2009: Advanced methods of Geoinformation processing (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, substitute lecture on spatial modelling and spatial analysis, 6 h, winter term)

2009: Mathematics for Geographers (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, lecture and seminar, 6 h, winter term)

Teaching: Bachelor level

2020 – ongoing: Human-Environment Systems & Sustainability Transformations (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam,
module, 2 ECTS); also course coordinator

2018: Project seminar Carpathians – field trip (1 week) and 2 seminars (8h) on data analysis and visualisation (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, summer term)

2016: Project seminar Carpathians – seminar on sampling techniques and design (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 3 h, summer term)

2015: Applied Conservation Biology using R (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, module, 30 h, winter term)

2012: Spatial analysis and geostatistics (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 28 h, winter term)

2011 – 2018: Statistics I (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 28 h, winter term)

2011 – 2012: Introduction to Geoinformation processing (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 30 h, summer term)

2010: Ruhr Area and Geomatics (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, study trip, 4 days)

2010: Applied Geomatics (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany, seminar, 28 h, summer term)