Leonie Büttner

Thematic Area Environment and Society
Department of Environmental Politics


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

phone: +49 - 341 - 235 1640
leonie.buettner@ufz.de


Areas of Expertise and Research

  • Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Politics of indicators
  • Urban development and local climate protection strategies
  • Urban transformation and sustainability research

Curriculum Vitae 

since 06/2019

Research scientist at the UFZ, Department of Environmental Politics

10/2018 – 05/2019

Research Assistant at the UFZ, Department of Environmental Politics, in the project "PEER-TRISD Tackling and Managing Risks with SDGs", Department of Environmental Politics

03/2018 − 07/2018

Research Assistant at the UFZ, Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology, in the project "GORmin" and "Teachner"

10/2015 – 12/2018

M. Sc. International Area Studies, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg

01/2018 – 02/2018

Internship at the UFZ, Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology

02/2017 – 06/2017

DAAD Scholar at the EWHA Womans University, Seoul (South Korea)

11/2016 – 12/2016

Internship at the Office for Housing and Urban Renewal, City of Leipzig

09/2016 – 10/2016

Internship at the Centre for Transformation Research and Sustainability (TransZent) in the project "Well-Being Transformation Wuppertal" (WTW)

10/2011 − 04/2015

B. Sc. Biochemistry, University of Leipzig


Current Projects

⇒ PEER-TRISD Tackling and Managing Risks with SDGs