Dr. Jule Thober (née Schulze)

Contact

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ

Department Computational Landscape Ecology

Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig
Germany

Tel.: +49 341 235-1951
Fax: +49 341 235-1939
jule.thober@ufz.de    

Jule Schulze

Research

  1. Human migration and environmental change
  2. Process-based simulation models of social-ecological systems
    • Expansion and environmental impacts of second generation feedstocks
    • Supplementation strategies in drylands
  3. Human decision-making in agent-based land use models
  4. Serious games for environmental education

Current position

Postdoc in the MigSoKo junior research group at the Department Computational Landscape Ecology (CLE) at UFZ aiming to understand the causalities between environmental change and human migration in Ethiopia and Indonesia

Publications

  • Groeneveld, J., Müller, B., Buchmann, C.M., Dressler, G., Guo, C., Hase, N., Hoffmann, F., John, F., Klassert, C., Lauf, T., Liebelt, V., Nolzen, H., Pannicke, N., Schulze, J., Weise, H., Schwarz, N., (2017):
    Theoretical foundations of human decision-making in agent-based land use models – A review
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 87 , 39 - 48
    full text (url)
  • Schulze, J., Gawel, E., Nolzen, H., Weise, H., Frank, K., (2017):
    The expansion of short rotation forestry: characterization of determinants with an agent-based land use model
    GCB Bioenergy 9 (6), 1042 - 1056
    full text (url)
  • Schulze, J., Müller, B., Groeneveld, J., Grimm, V., (2017):
    Agent-based modelling of social-ecological systems: achievements, challenges, and a way forward
    JASSS 20 (2), art. 8
    full text (url)
  • Schulze, J., (2016):
    Social-ecological modeling for policy analysis in transformative land systems - Supporting evaluation and communication for sustainability
    Dissertation, Universität Osnabrück
    PhD Dissertation 5/2016
    Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung - UFZ, Leipzig, XI, 230 pp.
    full text (pdf)
  • Schulze, J., Frank, K., Müller, B., (2016):
    Governmental response to climate risk: Model-based assessment of livestock supplementation in drylands
    Land Use Pol. 54 , 47 - 57
    full text (url)
  • Schulze, J., Frank, K., Priess, J., Meyer, M.A., (2016):
    Assessing regional-scale impacts of short rotation coppices on ecosystem services by modeling land-use decisions
    PLOS One 11 (4), e0153862
    full text (url)
  • Sun, Z., Lorscheid, I., Millington, J.D., Lauf, S., Magliocca, N.R., Groeneveld, J., Balbi, S., Nolzen, H., Müller, B., Schulze, J., Buchmann, C.M., (2016):
    Simple or complicated agent-based models? A complicated issue
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 86 , 56 - 67
    full text (url)
  • Müller, B., Schulze, J., Kreuer, D., Linstädter, A., Frank, K., (2015):
    How to avoid unsustainable side effects of managing climate risk in drylands - the supplementary feeding controversy
    Agric. Syst. 139 , 153 - 165
    full text (url)
  • Schulze, J., Martin, R., Finger, A., Henzen, C., Lindner, M., Pietzsch, K., Werntze, A., Zander, U., Seppelt, R., (2015):
    Design, implementation and test of a serious online game for exploring complex relationships of sustainable land management and human well-being
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 65 , 58 - 66
    full text (url)
  • Müller, B., Balbi, S., Buchmann, C.M., de Sousa, L., Dressler, G., Groeneveld, J., Klassert, C.J., Le, Q.B., Millington, J.D.A., Nolzen, H., Parker, D.C., Polhill, J.G., Schlüter, M., Schulze, J., Schwarz, N., Sun, Z., Taillandier, P., Weise, H., (2014):
    Standardised and transparent model descriptions for agent-based models: current status and prospects
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 55 , 156 - 163
    full text (url)
  • Seppelt, R., Martin, R., Finger, A., Henzen, C., Lindner, M., Pietzsch, K., Werntze, A., Zander, U., Schulze, J., (2014):
    Experiences with a serious online game for exploring complex relationships of sustainable land management and human well-being: LandYOUs
    In: Ames, D.P., Quinn, N.W.T., Rizzoli, A.E., (eds.)
    Proceedings of the 7th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (iEMSs), June 15-19, San Diego, California, USA
    International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs), Manno, p. 1 - 8
    full text (url)
  • Müller, B., Bohn, F., Dreßler, G., Groeneveld, J., Klassert, C., Martin, R., Schlüter, M., Schulze, J., Weise, H., Schwarz, N., (2013):
    Describing human decisions in agent-based models - ODD+D, an extension of the ODD protocol
    Environ. Modell. Softw. 48 , 37 - 48
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  • Groeneveld, J., Müller, B., Angermüller, F., Drees, R., Dreßler, G., Klassert, C., Schulze, J., Weise, H., Schwarz, N., (2012):
    Good modelling practice: expanding the ODD model description protocol for socioenvironmental agent based models
    In: Seppelt, R., Voinov, A.A., Lange, S., Bankamp, D., (eds.)
    Managing resources of a limited planet: pathways and visions under uncertainty. Proceedings of the sixth biannial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Leipzig, Germany, July 1-5, 2012
    p. 2480 - 2484
    full text (url)

Academic background

since 2017 Postdoc at the Department Computational Landscape Ecology
2013 - 2016 PhD student at the Department of Ecological Modeling, in cooperation with Prof.Dr. Erik Gawel, Department of Economics.
2012 Research assistent at the Department of Computational Landscape Ecology. Development of a computer game on sustainable land management.
2006 - 2011 Diploma in Biomathematics, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University of Greifswald. Thesis: Risk Measures and Decision Criteria for the Management of Natural Resources Under Uncertainty - Application to an Ecological-Economic Grazing Model.