Dr. Stefan Klotz

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Dr. Stefan Klotz
Head of Department
Department Community Ecology
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Theodor-Lieser-Straße 4
06120 Halle (Saale)
Germany

Phone: +49 345 558-5302
Fax: +49 345 558-5329

stefan.klotz@ufz.de

Foto Stefan Klotz

CV / Scientific Career

1980

Diploma in biology and chemistry, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Diploma Thesis: "Vegetation Development and Plant Ecology on a Chemical Waste Heap"

1980 - 1984

PhD student, University of Halle, Institute of Geobotany and Botanical Garden, Prof. Schubert, PhD: "Phyto-Ecological Studies in Urban Areas - A Case Study of Halle and Halle-Neustadt"

1984 - 1992

Postdoc and Senior Researcher at the Institute of Geobotany and Botanical Garden, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

1992 - 1996

Senior Researcher at the Department of Community Ecology of the UFZ - Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig-Halle

since 1996

Head of Department of Community Ecology of the UFZ - Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig-Halle


Other professional activities

since 2004

Member of the Board of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland

since 2004

Member of the Board of the European Ecological Federation

since 2006

President of the European Ecological Federation

since 2006

President of the Long-Term Ecological Research Network LTER-D

since 2006

Speaker of the Division of Terrestrial Ecology


Current Projects

LEGATO - Land-use intensity and ecological engineering - assessment tools for risks and opportunities in irrigated rice based production systems (BMBF), 2011-2016

EXPEER-Distributed Infrastructure for Experimentation in Ecosystem Research (FP 7 – Infrastructures – EU; vice coordinator), 2010-2014

RAME-Research Association Mining and Environment in Vietnam (Plant Based Technologies, project leader) 2005-2011
http://www.rame.vn

Monitoring Concept for the German Nature Heritage Sites, DBU - Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (project leader), 2010-2012


Past Projects

ALARM: Assessing LArge-scale environmental Risks with tested Methods, Integrated project funded by the European Union under FP 6, 2/2004-1/2009, Deputy Coordinator
http://www.alarmproject.net/alarm/

Virtual Intitute Macroecology, funded by the Helmholtz Association of National Research Centres, 11/2004-10/2007, Coordinator
http://www.ufz.de/index.php?en=6302

ALTER-Net: A network of excellence (NoE; 2004-2009) about long term research on the relationship between ecosystem, biodiversity, and society, financed by the European Community, Coordinator of the UFZ-contribution and workpackage leader
http://www.alter-net.info/

Protected areas in Germany under climate change - risks and management options (Schutzgebiete Deutschlands im Klimawandel - Risiken und Handlungsoptionen), funded by the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, 21.8.2006-20.8.2009, Coordination of the UFZ contribution, Project coordination: Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung,
http://www.pik-potsdam.de/forschung/aktuelle-forschungsfelder/klimawirkung-vulnerabilitat/vme/schutzgebiete

Flora & Climate: Modelling the effect of climate change on the flora of Germany (Modellierung der Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf die Flora),Funded by the Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, 8/2005-1/2008
http://www.ufz.de/index.php?de=6370

MACIS- Minimisation of and Adaptation to Climate change Impacts on biodiverSity (Scientific support to policies project funded by the European Union under FP 6), 01.11.2006-31.10.2008
http://www.macis-project.net/

DAISIE (Delivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe), Specific targeted research project funded by the European Union under FP 6, 2/2004-1/2008
http://www.daisie.ceh.ac.uk/

COCONUT-understanding effeCts Of land use Changes ON ecosystems to halt loss of biodiversity due to habitat destrUction, fragmenTation and degradation. (Scientific support to policies project funded by the European Union under FP 6)
http://www.coconut-project.net/

INVASIONS: Das Invasionspotential gebietsfremder Arten - Identifikation, Bewertung, Risikomanagement (The Invasion Potential of Alien Species - Identification, Assessment, and Risk Management), funded by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research under the BioTEAM programme, 4/2003-5/2006, Coordinator
http://www.ufz.de/index.php?de=2773

LEDA: A database on the life history of the Northwest European flora, funded by the European Union under FP 5, 11/2002-10/2005, German partner
http://www.leda-traitbase.org/LEDAportal/

GREENVEINS: Vulnerability of Biodiversity in the Agro-Ecosystem as Influenced by Green Veining and Land Use Intensity (EU-Project) 02/2001 - 08/2004
http://www.greenveins.nl/


Publications

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Accepted / in press (1)
Articles in ISI listed journals (95)
Articles in other journals (not listed in ISI) (25)
Books (1)
Edited books (8)
Book chapters (66)
Reports (6)
Report articles (23)
Edited reports (1)
Edited conference proceedings (2)
Conference contributions (21)

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Book chapters (66)

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Reports (6)

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Report articles (23)

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Conference contributions (21)

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