Hochschule für nachhaltige Entwicklung Eberswalde

Management and Coordination

Vera Luthardt

Prof. Dr. Vera Luthardt

Scientific Director

• Professor for Vegetation Science and Applied Plant Ecology

• member of the German MAB Committee

• initiated and coordinated inter alia the establishment of a monitoring system for biosphere reserves in Brandenburg


Tel. +49 (0) 3334 - 657-327

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Prof. Dr. Pierre I. Ibisch

Scientific Director

• Professor for Nature Conservation

• has been working with and for many biosphere reserves in Latin America, Asia and Europe for nearly 30 years

• Founding co-director of the Centre for Econics and Ecosystem Management


Tel. +49 (0) 3334 - 657-178

Uli Gräbener

Uli Gräbener

Managing Director

• has worked for UNESCO and WWF, than as CEO of Michael Succow Foundation

• initiated and implemented many projects focussing on biosphere reserves

• was co-initiator of the partnership biosphere.center


Tel. +49 (0) 3334 - 657-511

Dr. Katja Arzt

BIOM Master’s Degree Coordinator

• Head of Division for Corporate Cooperation at the National Natural Landscapes e.V. with projects in almost all german biosphere reserves

• Head of the BIOM course at the HNEE


Tel. +49 (0) 3334 - 657-512

Jenny Hammerich

Jenny Hammerich

Graduate School Coordinator

• conducts research on moors, including in the three Brandenburg biosphere reserves

• lives in the biosphere reserve Schorfheide-Chorin


Tel. +49 (0) 3334 - 657-513

Alina Glamann

Alina Glamann

Research Assistant

• is acutal studying M.Sc.Regional Development and Nature Conservation