Marie Stenseke

UniversityUniversity of Gothenburg
DepartmentEconomy and society
DivisionHuman geography
Keywordsbiologisk mångfald, friluftsliv, fysisk planering, lokalt perspektiv, lokal delaktighet, plats, landskapsförvaltning, bevarandeplanering,, biodiversity, outdoor recreation, landscape, place, local perspective,participatory planning, landscape management

Website University of Gothenburg, in Swedish
Website University of Gothenburg, in English
Networks/thematic areasUrban research (previously Urban Research Network)

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I am full professor in human geography and deputy dean at the School of business, economics and law. My research concerns biodiversity, nature conservation and landscape management from a social science perspective. I am leading the research group Nature-society relations in a landscape perspective, at the Human Geography Unit. I have been involved in a large number of national and international research projects and programs, and engage with knowledge communication through various special commissions, e.g. - Deputy dean of the School of Business, Economics and Law, at the University of Gothenburg Co-chair, Multidisciplinary Expert Panel of Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services (IPBES) - Fellow of The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry - Member of the board for Swedish Research Council FORMAS 2013-2018 - Member of Swedish Environmental Protection Agency’s Council for Biodiversity and Ecosystem services - Vice President of The Permanent European Conference on the Study of the Rural Landscape (PECSRL), 2006 –2012, member of the board 2012- - Vice programme director for the National research programme Outdoor recreation in change – Landscapes, Experiences. Planning and Development, funded by Swedish Environmental Protection Agency, 2006-2013.