Dr. Christoph Aicher

Division of Social Sciences
Department of Environmental Politics
Working Group Governance & Institutions
Working Group Climate Change

Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research − UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Tel: ++49 (0)341 235 1727
Fax: ++49 (0)341 235 45 1656

Dr. Christoph Aicher

Christoph Aicher

Research interests

  • Interface natural science and social science
  • Science-policy interface
  • The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB)
  • Global climate governance
  • International forest policy (REDD+)

Curriculum Vitae

Since 2012

Senior scientist at the UFZ – Department of Environmental Politics, Leipzig

2008

Senior scientist at the International Bureau of the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), Bonn

2006

Desk Officer at the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), Berlin

2004

Freelance researcher at the Arnold-Bergstraesser-Institute for cultural studies, Freiburg

2003

Visiting professor at the Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria (Rio Grande do Sul), Brazil

2001

Ph.D. in Forestry at the Technical University Dresden, Dresden


Memberships

Member of the Latin American Studies Association (LASA)


Publications

  • GÖRG, Christoph & AICHER, Christoph (in press): Ökosystemdienstleistungen – zwischen Natur und Gesellschaft Anforderungen an eine inter- und transdisziplinäre Forschung aus Sicht der Sozialwissenschaften. In: Berichte und Abhandlungen. Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften. Berlin.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2006): Em busca do novo homo agroecológico ou de uma alternativa na produção agrícola? Uma resposta a Canrobert Costa Neto. In: FROEHLICH, Jose Marcos & DIESEL, Vivien (eds.) Desenvolvimento Rural: Tendências e Debates Contemporâneos, S. 139-151.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2005): Los efectos del conocimiento forestal en la política forestal venezolana. SEFUT Working Paper No.14. Freiburg.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2004): A política florestal européia: uma visão ou uma realidade? In: Ciência Florestal, 14 (2), S. 177-188.
  • AICHER, Christoph & DIESEL, Vivien (2004): Políticas ambientais na Europa: Leitura a partir da perspectiva do 'Advocacy Coalition Framework'. In: Extensão Rural (Universidade Federal de Santa Maria) n. 11 (Jan.-Dez.), S. 5-27.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2004): Das forsttechnische Wissen und seine politischen Effekte in Venezuela. SEFUT Working Paper No.13. Freiburg.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2003): Diskursanalyse: Fruchtbare Methode für die Forstwissenschaft? Das Beispiel der story lines der venezolanischen Forstpolitik. In: Allgemeine Forst- und Jagdzeitung (AFJZ) 174 (4), S. 61-66.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2002): El conocimiento técnico-forestal y sus efectos a la política forestal en Venezuela. In: Revista Forestal Venezolana 42 (2), S. 77-103.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2002): Book Review on: LAWRENCE, Geoffrey, HIGGINS, Vaughan & LOCKIE, Stewart (eds.) (2001): Environment, society and natural resource management. Theoretical perspectives from Australia and the Americas. Caltenham/ Northampton. Edward Elgar. In: Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture 41 (1/2), S. 75-77.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2001): Forstpolitik in Venezuela. Vom Misserfolg erfolgreicher Politik. Diss. TU Dresden.
  • AICHER, Christoph (2001): Book Review on: CLINE-COLE, Reginald & MADGE, Clare (eds.) (2000): Contesting forestry in West Africa. Aldershot. In: Quarterly Journal of International Agriculture 40 (4), S. 372-375.
  • AICHER, Christoph, GRIMMIG, Martina & MÜLLER, Barbara (1998): The Imataca Forest Reserve: Golden Future for Venezuela's South-East. SEFUT Working Paper No. 2. DFG Graduate College.