Tomas Vaclavik

Tomáš Václavík

Guest Scientist

UFZ - Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research
Department of Computational Landscape Ecology
Permoserstr. 15 | 04318 Leipzig | Germany


RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Ecosystem Services and Biodiversity
  • Landscape Ecology and Biogeography
  • Species Distribution Modeling
  • Land Use/Land System Science


PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

2007 - 2011 Ph.D., Geography (Applied GIScience), University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC, USA
2008 RNDr., Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
2006 - 2007 Fulbright fellow, Clark University, MA, USA
2001 - 2004 M.Sc., Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
1998 - 2001 B.Sc., Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic


PROJECTS

GLUES: Global Assessment of Land Use Dynamics, Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Ecosystem Services

LEGATO: Land-use intensity and Ecological Engineering – Assessment Tools for risks and Opportunities in irrigated rice based production systems


PUBLICATIONS

2019 (5)

  • Dittrich, A., Seppelt, R., Václavík, T., Cord, A.F., (2019):
    Spatial patterns of ecosystem service bundles in Germany
    In: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C., (eds.)
    Atlas of ecosystem services : drivers, risks, and societal responses
    Springer International Publishing, Cham, p. 279 - 283
    full text (url)
  • Settele, J., Spangenberg, J.H., Heong, K.L., Kühn, I., Klotz, S., Arida, G., Burkhard, B., Bustamante, J.V., Cabbigat, J., Canh, L.X., Catindig, J.L.A., Chien, H.V., Cuong, L.Q., Escalada, M., Görg, C., Grescho, V., Grossmann, S., Hadi, B.A.R., Harpke, A., Hass, A.L., Hirneisen, N., Horgan, F.G., Hotes, S., Jahn, R., Klotzbücher, A., Klotzbücher, T., Langerwisch, F., Magcale-Macandog, D.B., Manh, N.H., Marion, G., Marquez, L., Ott, J., Penev, L., Rodriguez-Labajos, B., Sann, C., Sattler, C., Schädler, M., Scheu, S., Schmidt, A., Schrader, J., Schweiger, O., Seppelt, R., Sinh, N.V., Stoev, P., Stoll-Kleemann, S., Tekken, V., Thonicke, K., Trisyono, Y.A., Truong, D.T., Tuan, L.Q., Türke, M., Václavík, T., Vetterlein, D., Villareal, S., Westphal, C., Wiemers, M., (2019):
    Rice ecosystem services in South-East Asia: the LEGATO project, its approaches and main results with a focus on biocontrol services
    In: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C., (eds.)
    Atlas of ecosystem services : drivers, risks, and societal responses
    Springer International Publishing, Cham, p. 373 - 382
    full text (url)
  • Townsend Peterson, A., Anderson, R.P., Beger, M., Bolliger, J., Brotons, L., Burridge, C.P., Cobos, M.E., Cuervo‐Robayo, A.P., Di Minin, E., Diez, J., Elith, J., Embling, C.B., Escobar, L.E., Essl, F., Feeley, K.J., Hawkes, L., Jiménez‐García, D., Jimenez, L., Green, D.M., Knop, E., Kühn, I., Lahoz‐Monfort, J.J., Lira‐Noriega, A., Lobo, J.M., Loyola, R., Mac Nally, R., Machado‐Stredel, F., Martínez‐Meyer, E., McCarthy, M., Merow, C., Nori, J., Nuñez‐Penichet, C., Osorio-Olvera, L., Pyšek, P., Rejmánek, M., Ricciardi, A., Robertson, M., Rojas Soto, O., Romero‐Alvarez, D., Roura‐Pascual, N., Santini, L., Schoeman, D.S., Schröder, B., Soberon, J., Strubbe, D., Thuiller, W., Traveset, A., Treml, E.A., Václavík, T., Varela, S., Watson, J.E.M., Wiersma, Y., Wintle, B., Yanez‐Arenas, C., Zurell, D., (2019):
    Open access solutions for biodiversity journals: Do not replace one problem with another
    Divers. Distrib. 25 (1), 5 - 8
    full text (url)
  • Václavík, T., Lautenbach, S., Kuemmerle, T., Seppelt, R., (2019):
    Mapping land system archetypes to understand drivers of ecosystem service risks
    In: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C., (eds.)
    Atlas of ecosystem services : drivers, risks, and societal responses
    Springer International Publishing, Cham, p. 69 - 75
    full text (url)
  • Zabel, F., Delzeit, R., Schneider, J.M., Seppelt, R., Mauser, W., Václavík, T., (2019):
    Global impacts of future cropland expansion and intensification on agricultural markets and biodiversity
    Nat. Commun. 10 (1), art. 2844
    full text (url)

2018 (8)

  • Dominik, C., Seppelt, R., Horgan, F.G., Settele, J., Václavík, T., (2018):
    Landscape composition, configuration, and trophic interactions shape arthropod communities in rice agroecosystems
    J. Appl. Ecol. 55 (5), 2461 - 2472
    final draft (pdf)
  • Langerwisch, F., Václavík, T., von Bloh, W., Vetter, T., Thonicke, K., (2018):
    Combined effects of climate and land-use change on the provision of ecosystem services in rice agro-ecosystems
    Environ. Res. Lett. 13 (1), art. 015003
    full text (url)
  • Seppelt, R., Beckmann, M., Václavík, T., Volk, M., (2018):
    The art of scientific performance
    Trends Ecol. Evol. 33 (11), 805 - 809
    full text (url)
  • Seppelt, R., Verburg, P.H., Norström, A., Cramer, W., Václavík, T., (2018):
    Focus on cross-scale feedbacks in global sustainable land management
    Environ. Res. Lett. 13 (9), art. 090402
    full text (url)
  • Settele, J., Heong, K.L., Kühn, I., Klotz, S., Spangenberg, J.H., Arida, G., Beaurepaire, A., Beck, S., Bergmeier, E., Burkhard, B., Brandl, R., Bustamante, J.V., Butler, A., Cabbigat, J., Le, X.C., Catindig, J.L.A., Ho, V.C., Le, Q.C., Dang, K.B., Escalada, M., Dominik, C., Franzén, M., Fried, O., Görg, C., Grescho, V., Grossmann, S., Gurr, G.M., Hadi, B.A.R., Le, H.H., Harpke, A., Hass, A.L., Hirneisen, N., Horgan, F.G., Hotes, S., Isoda, Y., Jahn, R., Kettle, H., Klotzbücher, A., Klotzbücher, T., Langerwisch, F., Loke, W.-H., Lin, Y.-P., Lu, Z., Lum, K.-Y., Magcale-Macandog, D.B., Marion, G., Marquez, L., Müller, F., Nguyen, H.M., Nguyen, Q.A., Nguyen, V.S., Ott, J., Penev, L., Pham, H.T., Radermacher, N., Rodriguez-Labajos, B., Sann, C., Sattler, C., Schädler, M., Scheu, S., Schmidt, A., Schrader, J., Schweiger, O., Seppelt, R., Soitong, K., Stoev, P., Stoll-Kleemann, S., Tekken, V., Thonicke, K., Tilliger, B., Tobias, K., Trisyono, Y.A., Dao, T.T., Tscharntke, T., Le, Q.T., Türke, M., Václavík, T., Vetterlein, D., Villareal, S., Vu, K.C., Vu, Q., Weisser, W.W., Westphal, C., Zhu, Z., Wiemers, M., (2018):
    Rice ecosystem services in South-east Asia. Editorial
    Paddy Water Environ. 16 (2), 211 - 224
    full text (url)
  • Spangenberg, J.H., Beaurepaire, A.L., Bergmeier, E., Burkhard, B., Chien, H.V., Cuong, L.Q., Görg, C., Grescho, V., Hai, L.H., Heong, K.L., Horgan, F.G., Hotes, S., Klotzbücher, A., Klotzbücher, T., Kühn, I., Langerwisch, F., Marion, G., Moritz, R.F.A., Nguyen, Q.A., Ott, J., Sann, C., Sattler, C., Schädler, M., Schmidt, A., Tekken, V., Thanh, T.D., Thonicke, K., Türke, M., Václavík, T., Vetterlein, D., Westphal, C., Wiemers, M., Settele, J., (2018):
    The LEGATO cross-disciplinary integrated ecosystem service research framework: an example of integrating research results from the analysis of global change impacts and the social, cultural and economic system dynamics of irrigated rice production
    Paddy Water Environ. 16 (2), 287 - 319
    full text (url)
  • Tkadlec, E., Václavík, T., Kubelová, M., Široký, P., (2018):
    Negative spatial covariation in abundance of two European ticks: diverging niche preferences or biotic interaction?
    Ecol. Entomol. 43 (6), 804 - 812
    full text (url)
  • Ziv, G., Hassall, C., Bartkowski, B., Cord, A.F., Kaim, A., Kalamandeen, M., Landaverde-González, P., Melo, J.L.B., Seppelt, R., Shannon, C., Václavík, T., Zoderer, B.M., Beckmann, M., (2018):
    A bird's eye view over ecosystem services in Natura 2000 sites across Europe
    Ecosyst. Serv. 30 (Part B), 287 - 298
    full text (url)

2017 (8)

  • Cord, A.F., Bartkowski, B., Beckmann, M., Dittrich, A., Hermans-Neumann, K., Kaim, A., Lienhoop, N., Locher-Krause, K.E., Priess, J., Schröter-Schlaack, C., Schwarz, N., Seppelt, R., Strauch, M., Václavík, T., Volk, M., (2017):
    Towards systematic analyses of ecosystem service trade-offs and synergies: Main concepts, methods and the road ahead
    Ecosyst. Serv. 28 (Part C), 264 - 272
    full text (url)
  • Delzeit, R., Zabel, F., Meyer, C., Václavík, T., (2017):
    Addressing future trade-offs between biodiversity and cropland expansion to improve food security
    Reg. Envir. Chang. 17 (5), 1429 - 1441
    full text (url)
  • Delzeit, R., Zabel, F., Meyer, C., Václavík, T., (2017):
    Erratum to: Addressing future trade-offs between biodiversity and cropland expansion to improve food security
    Reg. Envir. Chang. 17 (5), 1443 - 1443
    full text (url)
  • Dittrich, A., Seppelt, R., Václavík, T., Cord, A.F., (2017):
    Integrating ecosystem service bundles and socio-environmental conditions – A national scale analysis from Germany
    Ecosyst. Serv. 28 (Part C), 273 - 282
    full text (url)
  • Dominik, C., Seppelt, R., Horgan, F.G., Marquez, L., Settele, J., Václavík, T., (2017):
    Regional-scale effects override the influence of fine-scale landscape heterogeneity on rice arthropod communities
    Agric. Ecosyst. Environ. 246 , 269 - 278
    full text (url)
  • Gerstner, K., Levers, C., Kuemmerle, T., Václavík, T., Pereira, H.M., Seppelt, R., (2017):
    Assessing land-use effects on European plant diversity using a biome-specific countryside species–area model
    Divers. Distrib. 23 (10), 1193 - 1203
    full text (url)
  • Seppelt, R., Beckmann, M., Václavík, T., (2017):
    Searching for win–win archetypes in the food–biodiversity challenge: a response to Fischer et al.
    Trends Ecol. Evol. 32 (9), 630 - 632
    full text (url)
  • Václavík, T., Beckmann, M., Cord, A.F., Bindewald, A.M., (2017):
    Effects of UV-B radiation on leaf hair traits of invasive plants—Combining historical herbarium records with novel remote sensing data
    PLOS One 12 (4), e0175671
    full text (url)

2016 (2)

  • Karlin, M., Václavík, T., Chadwick, J., Meentemeyer, R., (2016):
    Habitat use by adult red wolves, Canis rufus, in an agricultural landscape, North Carolina, USA
    Mamm. Study 41 (2), 87 - 95
    full text (url)
  • Václavík, T., Langerwisch, F., Cotter, M., Fick, J., Häuser, I., Hotes, S., Kamp, J., Settele, J., Spangenberg, J.H., Seppelt, R., (2016):
    Investigating potential transferability of place-based research in land system science
    Environ. Res. Lett. 11 (9), art. 095002
    full text (url)

2015 (2)

  • Förster, J., Barkmann, J., Fricke, R., Hotes, S., Kleyer, M., Kobbe, S., Kübler, D., Rumbaur, C., Siegmund-Schultze, M., Seppelt, R., Settele, J., Spangenberg, J.H., Tekken, V., Václavík, T., Wittmer, H., (2015):
    Assessing ecosystem services for informing land-use decisions: a problem-oriented approach
    Ecol. Soc. 20 (3), Art. 31
    full text (url)
  • Kehoe, L., Kuemmerle, T., Meyer, C., Levers, C., Václavík, T., Kreft, H., (2015):
    Global patterns of agricultural land-use intensity and vertebrate diversity
    Divers. Distrib. 21 (11), 1308 - 1318
    full text (url)

2014 (3)

  • Beckmann, M., Václavík, T., Manceur, A.M., Šprtová, L., von Wehrden, H., Welk, E., Cord, A.F., (2014):
    glUV: a global UV-B radiation data set for macroecological studies
    Methods Ecol. Evol. 5 (4), 372 - 383
    full text (url)
  • Gerstner, K., Dormann, C.F., Václavík, T., Kreft, H., Seppelt, R., (2014):
    Accounting for geographical variation in species–area relationships improves the prediction of plant species richness at the global scale
    J. Biogeogr. 41 (2), 261 - 273
    full text (url)
  • Hohl, A., Václavík, T., Meentemeyer, R.K., (2014):
    Go with the flow: geospatial analytics to quantify hydrologic landscape connectivity for passively dispersed microorganisms
    Int. J. Geogr. Inf. Sci. 28 (8), 1626 - 1641
    full text (url)

2013 (2)

  • Cord, A.F., Meentemeyer, R.K., Leitão, P.J., Václavík, T., (2013):
    Modelling species distributions with remote sensing data: bridging disciplinary perspectives
    J. Biogeogr. 40 (12), 2226 - 2227
    full text (url)
  • Václavík, T., Lautenbach, S., Kuemmerle, T., Seppelt, R., (2013):
    Mapping global land system archetypes
    Glob. Environ. Change 23 (6), 1637 - 1647
    full text (url)

2012 (3)

  • Meentemeyer, R.K., Haas, S.E., Václavík, T., (2012):
    Landscape epidemiology of emerging infectious diseases in natural and human-altered ecosystems
    Annu. Rev. Phytopathol. 50 , 379 - 402
    full text (url)
  • Václavík, T., Kupfer, J.A., Meentemeyer, R.K., (2012):
    Accounting for multi-scale spatial autocorrelation improves performance of invasive species distribution modelling (iSDM)
    J. Biogeogr. 39 (1), 42 - 55
    full text (url)
  • Václavík, T., Meentemeyer, R.K., (2012):
    Equilibrium or not? Modelling potential distribution of invasive species in different stages of invasion
    Divers. Distrib. 18 (1), 73 - 83
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