Abteilung Physische Geographie

Curriculum Vitae


  • Scientific Assistant / PhD Candidate at the Physical Geography Department (Institute of Geography), Georg-August-Universität Göttingen - Germany. Since September, 2015.

  • Research Assistant at the Chair of Environmental Development and Risk Management (Prof. Dr. Jochen Schanze), Technische Universität Dresden - Germany. Nov. 2014 to Aug. 2015.

  • Research Assistant at the Chair of Landscape and Geoecology (Institute of Geography), Technische Universität Dresden - Germany. Oct. 2013 to Nov. 2014.

  • Community Liaison Officer, Resource Management Support Centre (Forestry Commission of Ghana), Ghana. Specifically employed within the project: Wildfire Management Project. Aug. 2008 to Sep. 2009.

  • Mapping / GIS officer (National Service) at the Resource Management Support Centre (Forestry Commission of Ghana) Aug. 2007 to Aug. 2008.



    Scientific Membership:

  • International Association of Landscape Ecology - Germany (IALE-D)
  • African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE)


    Education:

  • Since 2015 - PhD Candidate, Georg-August-University of Göttingen.

  • 2011/2012 - MSc. Forest Engineering, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland.

  • 2011/2012 - MSc. Forest Information Technology, Hochschule fur nachhaltige Entwicklung, Eberswalde, Germany.

  • 2008 - Post graduate degree in IT and Business skills, NIIT, Ghana

  • 2007 - BSc. Natural Resources Management, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana.


    Grants and Awards:

  • 2014 - Graduate Academy (Technische Universität Dresden) Grant for Long Research Stay

  • 2014 - Gesellschaft von Freunden und Förderern (GFF) der TU Dresden, Funding for prepartatory PhD concept and applications for funding.

  • 2011 - DAAD STIBET Scholarship for Foreign Students, Hochschule fur nachhaltige Entwicklung Eberswalde.


    Selected conferences and summer schools:

  • 2015 - Dresden Nexus conference in Dresden, organised by the UNU-FLORES and TU Dresden.

  • 2013 - Conservation and Sustainable use of Ecosystem conference, organised by STUBE Berlin and Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University Greifswald.

  • 2012 - GeoX 2012, summer school organised by Helmholz Zentrum Potsdam and the University of Potsdam.