Research Areas

Research Area Transformative Capacities

Head of Research Area: Dr. rer. pol. Markus Egermann

Research Area Landscape, Ecosystems and Biodiversity

Head of Research Area: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Wende

Research Area Built Environment - Resources and Environmental Risks

Head of Research Area: Dr.-Ing. habil. Regine Ortlepp

Research Area Spatial Information and Modelling

Head of Research Area: Dr.-Ing. Gotthard Meinel

Knowledge Integration Hub
Head of Knowledge Integration Hub: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jochen Schanze

Further Research
Head of Further Research: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Marc Wolfram


Research Groups

Interdisciplinary Centre for Transformative Urban Regeneration
Head of Research Group: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Robert Knippschild

Research Group Anthropogenic and Natural Resources 
Head of Research Group: Dr.-Ing. Georg Schiller

Research Group Sustainable Economic Dynamics and Innovation
Head of Research Group: Univ.-Prof. Dr. sc. pol. Artem Korzhenevych

Research Group Urban Human-Nature Resonance
Head of Research Group: Dr. rer. nat. Martina Artmann

The Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development is jointly funded by the federal government and the federal states.

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This institute is co-financed by tax funds on the basis of the budget approved by the Saxon State Parliament.