Short CV/Education and training


  • Since 2014
    Department Leader science communication, Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Germany

  • Since 2014
    Vize Chair, European Citizen Science Association (ECSA)


  • 1995 – 1999
    Max-Planck Institute for Limnology, Plön; National Institute for Amazon Research, Manaus; University Kiel (PhD)

  • 1991 – 1994
    University Bayreuth, Department Animal Ecology (Diploma Thesis)

  • 1989 – 1991
    University Bielefeldt (Biology – basic modules)

Selected publications

  • Vohland, K., Nadim, T. (2015) Ensuring the success of IPBES: between interface, market place, and parliament. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B. 370: 20140012.

  • Stagl, J., Hattermann, F., Vohland. K. (2014) Exposure to climate change in Central Europe: What can be gained from regional climate projections for management decisions of protected areas? Reg Environ Change. DOI 10.1007/s10113-014-0704-y

  • Hoffmann, A.; Penner, J.; Vohland K.; Cramer, W.; Doubleday, R.; Henle, K.; Koljalg, U.; Kuhn, I.; Kunin, W. E.; Negro, J. J.; Penev, L.; Rodriguez, C; Saarenmaa, H.; Schmeller, D. S.; Stoev; P.; Sutherland, W. J.; Tuama, E. O.; Wetzel, F.T.; Häuser, C.L. (2014) Improved access to integrated biodiversity data for science, practice, and policy – the European Biodiversity Observation Network (EU BON). Nature Conservation 6: 49–65.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • European Citizen Science Association – ECSA (Vize Chair)

  • Citizen Science: Theory and Practice (Co-editor)


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