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Lise Byskov Herslund

Lise Byskov Herslund

Associate Professor

  • Landscape Architecture and Planning

    Rolighedsvej 23

    1958 Frederiksberg C

    Phone: +45 35 33 19 26Mobile: +45 30 36 60 05

Name:           Lise Byskov Herslund

Title              Associate professor, Ph.D.

Workplace:  Section for Landscape Architecture and Planning, Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management,University of Copenhagen,

                      Tel +45 353 31926, E-mail: lihe@ign.ku.dk

Education, degrees:

2005              Ph.D in Human Geography, University of Copenhagen

1999              Master in Human Geography, University of Copenhagen

Employment:

2012-             Associate Professor, Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management

2006-2012     Researcher at Forest & Landscape, Denmark

2001-2005     PhD-studies at Institute of Geography, University of Copenhagen

1999-2001     Research assistant at Centre for Regional- and Tourism Research

Research and research management

2013-             Research project on resilience and urban flooding in Addis Ababa and Dar es Salaam funded by Danida.

2012-              Research project on transformation of Danish service towns with particular focus on social organisation and everyday live funded by Foundation Realdania and Ministry of Housing, Urban and Rural Affairs.

2010-2013       Work Package Leader in the EU seventh Framework Programme ‘Climate Change and Urban Vulnerability in Africa’ (CLUVA).

2007-2010     Research and Education Advisor for the Danida funded research and capacity building project ‘Community Based Natural Forest and Tree Management in the Himalaya’ (ComForM).

2007-2010      Research project – on knowledge workers in the countryside. An individual research project funded within the framework of the Centre for Strategic Urban Research and its work on the ‘borderless city’ in Denmark financed by Foundation Realdania.

2001-2005    Project works –Interreg IIIB project MECIBS - Medium Sized Cities in Dialogue around the Baltic Sea and ESPON – the European Observation Network for Territorial Development and Cohesion.

2001-2005    PhD study – on rural and regional change in the Baltic States. Enrolled at the Intitute         of Geography, University of Copenhagen. Main supervisor associate professor Stefan Anderberg.

1999-2001   Research assistant - taking part in various research projects mainlyInterreg IIC projects; BEST – Exchange on sustainable tourism and BALDER – Cultural Heritage and EU Raphael funded project Guide 2000 – Cultural tourism in the European periphery.

Teaching and capacity building

2014-             Course responsible and teaching the master course Motivation and Pro-environmental Behaviour at faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen.

2010-             Course responsible and teaching the course Urban politics. A 7.5 ETCS point mandatory bachelor course part of the education in Landscape Architecture, University of Copenhagen.

2009-            Course responsible and teaching the course Urban sociology. A

7.5 ETCS point optional course for 3rd year and master level students part of the education in Landscape Architecture, University of Copenhagen.

2007-2011 Coordinator of the ‘Urban Design Line’ within the education of Landscape Architecture.

2007-2010    Course responsible and teaching the course Plan & Design (bloc 4). A 7.5 ETCS point mandatory course for first year students at the education Landscape Architecture.

2003-2005   Programme secretary for the Master in Landscape Management and Rural   Development.

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