Sophie Meier

International Environmental Studies M.Sc.

Research Assistant

Phone: +49 351 4679 282
S.Meier[im]ioer.de

Research Interests

Sustainable resource management, nature conservation, geographic information systems

Professional Experience

Since 2018:

Research Assistant at IOER

2017-2018:

Employee for GIS-development und data management (NATURA 2000), Forestry research and competence center, ThüringenForst, Gotha (public-law institution)

2014-2015:

Federal volunteer/Employee for assessment of wildlife habitat (GIS-based), biosphere reserve administration Elbe-Brandenburg, Rühstädt

Education

2016:

Additional qualification in Geographic Information Systems, codematix corporation, Jena

2011-2014:

Master studies in International Environmental Studies/Sustainable Natural Resource Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås (stipend of German Academic Exchange Service)

2010-2011:

Intern at Wildlife Research Station, Grimsö, Sweden (EU mobility program Leonardo da Vinci)

2007-2010:

Bachelor studies in Geoecology and Ecosystem Management, Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen

Project

Further development of the nationwide indicator set for ecosystem services

Membership

Friends of the Earth Germany

Publications before IOER

Meier, S., Taff, G.N., Aune, J.B., Eiter, S. (2017): Regulation of the Invasive Plant Heracleum persicum by Private Landowners in Tromsø, Norway, Invasive Plant Science and Management 10(2): 166-179.

Taff, G.N., Meier, S. (2017): Invasive species - both a global and local problem, NIBIO Pop 3(8).