Editorial Board

Editors (7)

Prof. Dr. Andrew Millington
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Editor-in-Chief
College of Science and Engineering, Flinders University, GPO Box 2100, Adelaide, SA 5001, Australia
Interests: land use dynamics and potential impacts around increased foreign ownership of farmland in Australia; the coca/cocaine trade as a driver of land use dynamics in humid tropical forests; analysis of landscape fragmentation patterns in tropical and sub-tropical landscapes
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Prof. Dr. Dagmar Haase *
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Humboldt University of Berlin, Alfred-Rühl-Haus, Rudower Chaussee 16, 12489 Berlin, Germany
Interests: land-use change modelling; ecosystem services; socio-environmental justice; urban land teleconnections; urban ecology; GIS and remote sensing
* Section "Urban Contexts and Urban-Rural Interactions"
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Dr. Ward Anseeuw
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Section Editor-in-Chief
CIRAD (International Centre for Agricultural Research and Development) and International Land Coalition, Via Paolo di Dono 44, 00142 Rome, Italy
Interests: Africa; agrarian and land reform; agricultural and land policies; large-scale land acquisitions; rural development; farming systems; livelihoods and poverty; institutional and policy analysis
Dr. Saskia Keesstra
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Team Soil, Water and Land Use, Wageningen Environmental Research, Wageningen University and Research, P.O. Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
Conjoint Associate Professor at the University of Newcastle, Australia
Interests: water and sediment connectivity; catchment processes; nature based solutions; forest fire; sustainable land management
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Prof. Dr. Audrey L. Mayer
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College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
Interests: landscape ecology; biodiversity conservation; sustainability science; environmental policy
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Prof. Dr. Christine Fürst
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Institute for Geosciences and Geography, Dept. Sustainable Landscape Development, University of Halle, Von-Seckendorff-Platz 4, 06120 Halle (Saale), Germany
Interests: integrated land-use planning; participatory planning; impact assessment
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Prof. Dr. Erle C. Ellis
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Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 211 Sondheim Hall, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
Interests: Global ecology; Land use change; Landscape ecology; Anthropocene
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Advisory Board (8)

Prof. Richard Aspinall
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Honorary Research Fellow, James Hutton Institute, Aberdeen, AB15 8QH, Scotland, UK
Interests: land systems science; land use; GIS; sustainability; environmental change; landscape ecology
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Dr. Ian Baird
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Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Room 455 Science Hall, 550 North Park Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
Interests: Laos; Cambodia; Thailand; Vietnam; common property; land grabbing; land tenure; REDD; swidden agriculture; economic land concession; rubber; contract farming
Prof. Dr. Christian Brannstrom
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Department of Geography, Texas A&M University, 3147 TAMU, College Station, 77843 TX, USA
Interests: Land Use Economics; wind power; energy; political ecology; governance
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Prof. Dr. Xiangzheng Deng
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Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy (CCAP), Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS,China
Interests: large scale hydrology; environmental and natural resource economics; ecosystem services and functions; urbanization and global environment change; sustainability-based decision making
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Prof. Harini Nagendra
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Azim Premji University, PES Institute of Technology Campus, Pixel Park, B Block, Electronics City, Hosur Road, Bangalore 560100, India
Interests: land cover change; commons; urbanization; conservation biology; remote sensing
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Prof. Dr. Jeff Sayer
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Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Interests: biodiversity, communities and livelihoods, forest policy, land-use change, sustainability, tropical landscapes and livelihoods
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Prof. Dr. B. L. Turner II
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Gilbert F. White Professor of Environment and Society School of the Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning & School of Sustainability PO Box 87014, Arizona State University Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Interests: Archaeology; deforestation; Geography; human-environment; land change; anthropology; smallholder agriculture; sustainability
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Prof. Dr. Teiji Watanabe
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Faculty of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University, Hokkaido 060-0808, Japan
Interests: conservation and sustainable use of natural resources; protected-area management; terrestrial environment; land use and land cover change; geodiversity analysis and geoconservation; mountain geography; South Asia; Central Asia; Southwest Asia
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Editorial Board Members (143)

Prof. Dr. Purushothaman Chirakkuzhyil Abhilash
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Institute of Environment & Sustainable Development, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
Interests: climate-resilient agriculture; food security; sustainable agriculture; agrobiodiversity; agricultural sustainability; indigenous and local knowledge (ILK); wild crops
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Dr. Oren Ackermann *
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Institute of Archaeology, Department of Land of Israel Studies and Archaeology Ariel University, P.O.B. 3, Ariel 4070000, Israel
Interests: geoarchaeology; portable OSL; paleoanthropocene; cultural landscape; anthropogenic soils, landscape archaeology; climate change and ancient societies; geomorphology, ecogeomorphology
* Section "Soil-Sediment-Water Systems"
Prof. Dr. Paul Aplin
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Department of Geography, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 4QP, UK
Interests: remote sensing; land cover classification; scales of observation; environmental applications
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Dr. Paschalis Arvanitidis
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Department of Economics, University of Thessaly, Volos, 38333, Greece
Interests: Institutional economics; commons; real estate; urban economics
Dr. Hossein Azadi
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Department of Geography, Ghent University, Krijgslaan 281 S8, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Interests: land and food policies; land governance; food security; agrarian change; resilient agriculture; sustainable livelihood; vulnerability
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Prof. Robert Baldwin *
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Forestry and Environmental Conservation Department, 261 Lehotsky Hall, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634, USA
Interests: biodiversity; landscape-scale conservation planning; wetland landscapes; habitat connectivity
* Section "Landscape Ecology"
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Prof. Heiko Balzter
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NERC National Centre for Earth Observation, Leicester Institute for Space and Earth Observation, School of Geography, Geology and Environment, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK
Interests: Landscape and Climate Research; Land surface modelling, Terrestrial Remote Sensing, Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), light detection and ranging (LIDAR), forest monitoring, carbon cycle and climate change
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Prof. Dr. Philip Berke
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Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning & Institute of Sustainable Coastal Communities, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Interests: land use and environmental planning; community resilience; public engagement
Prof. Dr. Kristina Blennow
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Swedish Univ Agr Sci SLU, Dept Landscape Architecture Planning & Management, SE-23053 Alnarp, Sweden.
Interests: risk; human/environment interaction; science and proven experience; climate change; climate change adaptation; climate change mitigation; biodiversity; sustainability; landscape analysis; adequacy of communications, landscape planning
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Prof. Nicole Boivin
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Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena, Germany
Interests: archaeology; past anthropogenic impacts; past species extinctions and translocations; domestication; emergence and spread of agriculture; Palaeoanthropocene
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