DiverseK people


Steering Committee

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A remnant Indigenous fire-managed oak savanna, Pacific Northwest, USA.
Image credit: Michael Coughlan. Click to enlarge.

Europe/Africa: Daniele Colombaroli (Centre for Quaternary Research RHUL, UK)

North America: Michael Coughlan (Institute for a Sustainable Environment, University of Oregon, USA)

East Asia: Qiaoyu Cui (Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, China)

South Africa/Madagascar: Estelle Razanatsoa (ECR; Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa)

India: Charuta Kulkarni (ECR; European Union Marie Curie Fellow, UK)

Guyana/South America: Jay Mistry (Geopolitics, Development, Security and Justice Group, RHUL, UK)
 

Data liaison officer

Boris Vanniere (CNRS, Université de Franche-Comté, France)

PAGES Early-Career Network (ECN) representative

Estelle Razanatsoa, South Africa/Madagascar (Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa)

DiverseK members

Cathy Smith (Geopolitics, Development, Security and Justice Group, RHUL, UK)
Mekbib Fekadu (AAU - Department of Plant Biology and Biodiversity Management, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia)
Kartika Hapsari (Department of Palynology and Climate Dynamics, University of Goettingen, Germany)
Kayla de Freitas (Geopolitics, Development, Security and Justice Group, RHUL, UK)
Carole Adolf (Long-Term Ecology, Department of Zoology University of Oxford, UK)
Daniel Gallagher (Centre for Quaternary Research, RHUL, UK)
Katerine Escobar Torrez (University Federal de Ouro Preto and ISEM-Montpellier, France)
Geoffrey Johnson (Department of Geography, University of Oregon, USA)
Simon Haberle (Australian National University and CABAH Centre of excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage)
Paul Laris (Department of Geography, California State University, USA)
Ji Ming (Nanjing Institute of Geography & Limnology, CAS, China)
Raquel Cassino (Escola de Minas, Departamento de Geologia, U. Federal de Ouro Preto, Brazil)
Evan Larson (Dendroecology and Historical Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, USA)
Graciela Gil-Romera (Spanish National Research Council, Zaragoza, Spain)
Bibiana Bilbao (Ecology, Simón Bolívar University, Caracas, Venezuela)
Boris Vanniere (CNRS, Université de Franche-Comté, France)
Encarni Montoya (University of Liverpool, UK)
Althea Davies (University of St. Andrews, UK)

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An agroforestry system from Western Ghats, India. The National Agroforestry Policy (established in 2014) represents the world's first, nationwide policy with a core idea of increasing the agroforestry area. Image credit: CC-BY.

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Members come from previous workshops/sessions held in London (DiverseK 2018), Nairobi (AFQUA 2018), Dublin (INQUA 2019), and following more recent discussions and developments.

This list is not exclusive. Given the geographic nature of our approach, we welcome new members from different regions of the world, different disciplines (Long-term ecology and Social Sciences), and at different career stages (including ECRs).

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