Dr. Annegret Kindler

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Dr. Annegret Kindler
Senior Scientist

Department Urban & Environmental Sociology
Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research – UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Phone: ++49 341 235 1737
Fax: ++49 341 235 45 1737
Annegret Kindler

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Working groups


Current projects


Completed projects


Professional and Academic Career

2003 - 2016

Equal Opportunity Commissioner of the UFZ

since 1992

Senior scientist at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research

1990

PhD (Dr.-Ing.) in Cartography, Academy of Sciences of the GDR

1980 - 1991

Scientist at the Institute for Geography and Geoecology at the Academy of Sciences of the GDR

1975 - 1980

1975-1980 Studies in Cartography (degree „diploma“ – equivalent to M.Sc.), Technische Universität Dresden, Germany


Areas of expertise and research

  • Investigation of urban development processes under the conditions of growth, shrinkage and demographic change
  • Monitoring of land-use changes and socio-spatial differentiation processes
  • Investigation of the environmental quality and quality of life in urban areas
  • Environmental justice
  • Methods: quantitative methods, GIS, cartographic modelling


Publications

  • Banzhaf, E., Kabisch, S., Knapp, S., Rink, D., Wolff, M., Kindler, A. (2017): Integrated research on land-use changes in the face of urban transformations – An analytic framework for further studies. Land Use Policy, 60, 403-407. doi: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2016.11.012
  • Banzhaf, E., De la Barrera, F., Kindler, A., Reyes-Paecke, S., Schlink, U., Welz, J., Kabisch, S. (2014): A Conceptual Framework for Integrated Analysis of Environmental Quality and Quality of Life. Ecological Indicators 45 (2014) 664-668
  • Franck, U., Klimeczek, H.-J., Kindler, A. (2014): Social indicators are predictors of airborne outdoor exposures in Berlin. Ecological Indicators 36 (2014) 582-593
  • Schlink, U., Kindler, A., Großmann, K., Schwarz, N., Franck, U. (2014): The temperature recorded by simulated mobile receptors is an indicator for the thermal exposure of the urban inhabitants. Ecological Indicators 36 (2014) 607-616
  • Banzhaf, E., Reyes-Paecke, S., Müller, A., Kindler, A. 2013. Do demographic and land-use changes contrast urban and suburban dynamics? A sophisticated reflection on Santiago de Chile. Habitat International 39, 179-191.
  • Strebel, K., Espinosa, G., Giralt, F., Kindler, A., Rallo, R., Richter, M., Schlink, U. (2013): Modeling airborne benzene in space and time with self-organizing maps and Bayesian techniques. Environmental Modelling & Software 41 (2013) 151-162
  • Banzhaf, E., Kindler, A., Ebert, A., Metz, K., Reyes-Paecke, S., Weiland, U. (2012). Land-use change, risk and land-use management. In: Heinrichs, D., Krellenberg, K., Hansjürgens, B., Martínez, F. (eds.): Risk Habitat Megacity. Springer, 127-154
  • Weiland, U.; Kindler, A.; Banzhaf, E.; Ebert, A.; Reyes-Paecke, S. 2011. Indicators for Sustainable Land Use Management in Santiago de Chile. Ecological Indicators 11 (5) 1074-1083
  • Kindler, A.; Weiland, U., Franck, U. 2011. Sozialräumliche Verteilung der Luftbelastung in Berlin (Socio-spatial distribution of ambient air exposure in Berlin). In: UMID: Umwelt und Mensch - Informationsdienst, Nr. 2/2011, II. Themenheft Umweltgerechtigkeit, S. 29-32. Herausgeber: Bundesamt für Strahlenschutz (BfS), Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung (BfR), Robert Koch-Institut (RKI), Umweltbundesamt (UBA).
  • Zehnsdorf, A., Kindler, A., Muñoz Escobar, M. 2011. Neophyten – Potenziale ihrer Nutzung. In: J. Pinnekamp (Hrsg.) 44. Essener Tagung für Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaft “Zukunftsfähige Wasserwirtschaft – kosteneffizient und energiebewusst“ 23.-25. März 2011, Aachen, 66/1-66/7 (Gewässerschutz – Wasser - Abwasser (GWA), Band 223, 2011. ISBN 978-3-938996-29-4
  • Strebel, K., Rolle-Kampczyk, U., Richter, M., Kindler, A., Schlink, U. (2010): A rigorous small area modelling-study for the Helicobacter pylori epidemiology. In: Science of the Total Environment 408 (18) 3931-3942
  • Kindler, A., Banzhaf, E., Ebert, A., Weiland, U., Reyes, S. 2010. 3.4 Thematic field: Land use management and flood risk prevention. Krellenberg, K., Kopfmüller, J., Barton, J. (eds.) 2010. How sustainable is Santiago de Chile? Current Performance - Future Trends - Potential Measures. Synthesis report of the Risk Habitat Megacity research initiative (2007-2011), 16-18. Synthesis report Megacities eng.pdf (11 MB)
  • Banzhaf, E., V. Grescho & A. Kindler, 2009. Monitoring urban to peri-urban development with integrated remote sensing and GIS information: a Leipzig, Germany case study. International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 30, Issue. 7, pp. 1675-1696.
  • A. Kindler, U. Weiland, J. Metto, H. Hartmann, U. Franck, 2009. Untersuchung zur räumlichen Korrelation von Feinstaub(PM10)-Belastungen und Sozialstatus/Dynamik-Index in den Berliner Verkehrszellen. UFZ-Bericht 03/2009. 73 S.
  • Banzhaf, E., A. Kindler & D. Haase (2007): Monitoring, mapping and modeling urban decline – a multi-scale approach for Leipzig, Germany -. European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories (EARSeL) Special Interest Group (SIG) Remote Sensing of Land Use & Land Cover EARSeL eProceedings 6, 2/2007, 101-114.