Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät - Wirtschaftsgeographie

 

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Network members

 

Humboldt-University of Berlin (HUB), Germany

https://www.hu-berlin.de

Founding network member

     

Geography Department

https://www.geographie.hu-berlin.de

     


Department


Area of Interest


Contact

     
Economic Geography
 
  • Value chain research
  • Transformations in fresh food trade and retail
  • Transformations in agriculture/ rural areas
  • Gender and globalization
  • Development of international management systems
  • Urban agriculture

Prof. Dr. Elmar Kulke

 

Dipl.-Geogr. Maria Velte

 

Barbara Kaun

     

Transport Geography

  • Urban mobility
  • Interaction of transport and spatial development for urban and rural areas
  • Mobility behavior
  • Impact of freight transport and logistics on the development of urban and rural areas

Prof. Barbara Lenz

 

     

Applied Geoinformation Science

  • Spatial and geostatistical analysis of land use dynamics

Prof. Dr. Tobia Lakes

     
Sustainable Resource Management and Global Change
  • Management of Resources
  • Climate change mitigation and carbon removal
  • Decision-making under uncertainty
Prof. Sabine Fuss      

Albrecht Daniel Thaer-Inst. of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences

http://www.agrar.hu-berlin.de/en/institut-en

     


Department


Area of Interest


Contact

     

Agricult. Economics

http://www.agrar.hu-berlin.de/en/institut-en/departments/daoe
  • Economics of horticultural production
  • Management of agrarian Value Chains
  • Agricultural Consulting and Communication

Prof. Dr. Dagmar Mithöfer

Dr. Thomas Aenis

     

Institute of Asian and African Studies

https://www.iaaw.hu-berlin.de/de/index

     


Department


Area of Interest

Contact
     

African Studies (Literature, Languages, Cultures and History)

  • Africa in Global Processes of Mobility

Prof. Baz Lecocq

M.A. Stefan Hoffmann

M.A. Alina Oswald

     

 

 

 

     

Karatina University (KARU), Kenya

http://www.karu.ac.ke/

Founding network member

     

Directorate for International Programs, Linkages and Research

https://www.karu.ac.ke/index.php/2013-01-31-07-00-49/school-of-natural-resources-environmental-studies

     

Department

Area of Interest

Contact
     

Environmental Studies

http://www.karu.ac.ke/images/List%20of%20some%20of%20the%
20research%20projects.pdf

  • Environmental geography
  • Climate change impacts on food security and agribusiness practices
  • ICT and climate change adaptation

Prof. Michael N.I. Lokuruka

Dr. Geoffrey M. Wambugu

     
           

University of Nairobi (UoN), Kenya

http://www.uonbi.ac.ke/

Founding network member

     

College of Agriculture and Veterinary Science

http://cavs.uonbi.ac.ke/

     

Department

Area of Interest

Contact
     

Agricultural Economics

http://agrieconomics.uonbi.ac.ke/

  • Agricultural Development Policy

Prof. Willis Kosura (Dean)

Dr. John Busienei

     

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

http://chss.uonbi.ac.ke/

     

Department

Area of Interest

Contact
     

Literature

http://literature.uonbi.ac.ke/

  • Oral Literature and the Digital Revolution
  • Medical Humanities
  • Representations of Space
  • Literature, Conflict and Peace
  • Labour and Leisure

Prof. Wahome (Dean)

Dr. Kitata Makau

     

Geography and Environmental Studies

http://geography.uonbi.ac.ke/

  • Biogeography and conservation
  • Climate change and food security
  • Water management
  • Ecotourism
  • Human-wildlife conflicts
  • Natural resource management
  • Rural-urban transitions and connections
  • Economic geography
  • Environmental planning and management
  • Multilateral environmental agreements

Prof. Dr. Wambua (Dean)

Prof. Elias Ayiemba

Dr. Martin Marani

     

 

 

 

     

Chuka University (Chuka), Kenya

https://www.chuka.ac.ke/

Network member since 2020

     

Agriculture and Environmental Studies

https://www.chuka.ac.ke/faculty/view/35

     

Department

Area of Interest

Contact
     

Environmental Studies and Resource Development

https://www.chuka.ac.ke/faculty/view/27

  • Water resource use, supply and management in agricultural livelihoods
  • Climate change adaptation and land use change
  • Dynamics of food geography, food security and safety
  • Value and supply chain dynamics and management

Prof. Gilbert Nduru

     
           

University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM), Tanzania

http://www.udsm.ac.tz/

Founding network member

     

College of Social Sciences

http://www.coss.udsm.ac.tz/

     

 

Department

 

Area of Interest

 

Contact

     

Geography

 

  • GIS and Remote Sensing
  • Land/ water resource management
  • Climate Change, Land Use/Land Cover Change
  • Agricultural development and urbanization
  • Regional and urban planning

Dr. Mwanukuzi

Dr. Opportuna Kweka

Dr. Cosmas Sokoni

Dr. Mromba Clement

Dr. Digna Mlengule

     

Institute of Kiswahili Studies

https://www.udsm.ac.tz/web/index.php/institutes/iks

     

Department

Area of Interest

Contact
     
Kiswahili Studies
  • Urban-Rural Sociolinguistics
  • Dialectology in Swahili Literature
  • The Digital Age and Urban-Rural Dynamics in Swahili Literature

Prof. Aldin Mutembei

Dr. Rajabu Chipila

     

Ardhi University (ARU), Tanzania

http://aru.ac.tz/

Network member since 2019

Institute of Human Settlements Studies (IHSS)

http://aru.ac.tz/index.php/academic-units/menu/2016-04-27-09-25-02

 

Department

 

Area of Interest

 

Contact

Human Settlements Studies

 

  • Land, local economic development and governance
  • Housing, infrastructure development and management

  • Climate change and environmental risks / Urban disasters and disaster risk management

  • Natural resources management, urban agriculture

  • Rural-urban transformations / migration

  • GIS and remote sensing applications

Dr. Makarius Mdemu

M. Sc. Mariam Genes

 

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