Editorial Board for section 'Land Systems and Global Change'

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Please note that the order in which the Editors appear on this page is alphabetical, and follows the structure of the editorial board presented on the MDPI website under information for editors: editorial board responsibilities.

Members

Department of Economics Sciences and Enterprise, Universidad de Granada, Campus de Cartuja s/n, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: carbon footprint; environmental history; rural history; agroecology; sustainability; social metabolism; ecological economics; historical changes in land-use system
Geographic Information Science, Department of Planning and Development, Aalborg University Copenhagen, A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, DK-2450 Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: earth observation; land change; volunteered geographical information; disaster management; remote sensing
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CNRS, UMR6554LETG, Université Rennes 2, Place du Recteur H. Le Moal, CEDEX, 35043 Rennes, France
Interests: climate change; land use and land cover change; agricultural frontiers; Amazon; agrosystems; forest dynamics; remote sensing
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Faculty of Forestry and Environmental Management, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3, Canada
Interests: hydrological processes in landscapes; vegetation and land interaction with the atmosphere; biospheric fluxes in deserts, shrub land, and forests
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Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Interests: land use; modeling; econometrics; conservation

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Andalusian Center for the Assessment and Monitoring of Global Change, University of Almería, 04120 Almería, Spain
Interests: arid zones ecology; conservation biodiversity; ecosystem functions and services; remote sensing; translational ecology
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Department of Geography and Geospatial Sciences, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Interests: ecosystem services; land system change; environmental conservation; management; land use and land cover change; land use intensification
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School of Geography and Planning, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510006, China
Interests: land use; urban development; geographic information system; spatial analysis; sustainability; urban planning; human geography
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Dr. Rinku Roy Chowdhury
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Graduate School of Geography, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610-1477, USA
Interests: land system science; vulnerability science; cultural and political ecology; urban social-ecological systems, agribiodiversity, food and farming systems; institutional dimensions of environmental change; landscape and conservation ecology

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School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: spatial analysis; geocomputation; GIS; land cover; land use; spatial data analytics
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Department of Geography and Environmental Sustainability, The University of Oklahoma, 100 East Boyd, St. SEC Suite 566, Norman, OK 73019, USA
Interests: remote sensing; phenology; land cover and land use change; urban
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Dr. Ariane de Bremond
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1. Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), International Programme Office, Global Land Programme (GLP), University of Bern, Mittlestrasse 43, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
2. Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland, 2181 Samuel J. LeFrak Hall, 7251 Preinkert Drive, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Interests: land system science; land tenure, land use, and resource rights; large-scale land acquisitions; telecoupling; land governance; political ecology; knowledge co-production
Prof. Dr. Ximena Rueda Fajardo
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School of Management, Universidad de los Andes, Calle 21 No. 1-20, Bogota 110311, Colombia
Interests: globalization; land-use change; commodity value chains; corporate social responsibility
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Department of Biology and Environmental Science, Linnaeus University, 39231 Kalmar, Sweden
Interests: past land-use and land-cover change; past climate-land interactions; holocene; palaeoecology; globe; past anthropogenic land-cover change; land-use as climate forcing
Instituto de Ecología Regional and Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, CC 34, Yerba Buena 4107, Tucumán, Argentina
Interests: land use change; Latin America; Andes; subtropical Argentina; Chaco; Puna; forest dynamics; exotic species invasions; forest transition; land cover change - development relationships
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Department of Geography, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182-4493, USA
Interests: geographic information science; urban land use planning; spatial decision support systems; participatory mapping; geodiversity
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Copernicus Institute for Sustainable Development, Faculty Geosciences, Utrecht University (UU), 3584 CS Utrecht, The Netherlands
Interests: historical land use modeling/reconstructions
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Department of Anthropology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
Interests: land-use change; land-cover change; drivers of land-use/cover changes; telecouplings; livelihood changes and land-use transitions; GIS; remote sensing
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Prof. Dr. Xiubin Li
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Key Laboratory of Land Surface Pattern and Simulation, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China
Interests: land use; land cover change; rural land use change; agricultural geography

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1. Key Laboratory of Regional Sustainable Development Modeling, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China
2. College of Resources and Environment, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China
Interests: rural and agricultural resilience; poverty reduction; land use and land cover change

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York Institute for Tropical Ecosystems, University of York, York Y010 5NG, UK
Interests: tropical ecology; conservation; palaeoclimate; palaeoecology; fire ecology; modelling; management; sustainability
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Department of Botany, University of Innsbruck, Sternwartestr. 15, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
Interests: past land-cover reconstruction; pollen-based vegetation modelling; climate-land use-vegetation interactions; plant diversity; vegetation composition; pollen; holocene; anthropocene
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Future Africa, University of Pretoria, South St, Koedoespoort 456-Jr, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
Interests: carbon measurement; agroforestry; REDD+; developing countries; low carbon land management
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Dr. Daniel S Mendham
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CSIRO Land and Water, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia
Interests: peatland restoration; agroforestry and livelihoods

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Department of Geography, King's College London, K7.48 Strand Campus, London WC2R 2LS, UK
Interests: agent-based modelling; landscape ecology; land use/cover change modelling; coupled human and natural systems
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School of Planning, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada
Interests: residential land markets; modelling land-use/transportation/environment interactions; planning sustainable cities; agent-based modeling; complexity theory

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Key Laboratory of Digital Earth Science, Aerospace Information Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100094, China
Interests: vegetation remote sensing; agricultural remote sensing; climate change; carbon cycle
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