Dr. Linda Steinhübel


Postdoc/ Research associate

Research interests:

  • Land use change and household decision-making
  • Ecosystem services
  • Climate and environmental security
  • Spatial modeling


  • Degrees
  • Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Georg-August-University Göttingen (2019)
  • M.Sc., Sustainable International Agriculture, Georg-August-University Göttingen (2016)
  • B.Sc., Biodiversity and Ecology, Georg-August-University Göttingen (2013)

  • Experience
  • Data Scientist, Directorate‑General for Humanitarian Assistance, Crisis Prevention, Stabilization and Post‑Conflict Reconstruction, German Federal Foreign Office (Dec 2019 – March 2020)

  • Research associate, Chair of Agricultural Policy, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Georg-August-University Göttingen (April 2016 – Dec 2019)

  • Visiting scholar, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics, Michigan State University, USA, Jan 2019 – March 2019

  • Intern, Laboratoire Montpelliérain d’Economie Théorique et Appliquée (LAMETA), National Institute of Agricultural Research (INRA), Montpellier, France (May 2015 – July 2015)

  • Student assistant, Botanical Institute, Department of Palynology and Climate Dynamics, Georg-August-University Göttingen (June 2012 – Dec 2012)

  • Teaching

  • Tutor “Seminar Agrar- und Marktpolitik”


  • Languages
  • German, English, French, Urdu