Matthias Welker


+49 341 6025 2054

Department of Bioenergy
Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig I Deutschland

Matthias Welker

Research focus

Life cycle assessment, Bioeconomy, Narratives of environmental policy

Professional experience

since 2023 PhD Researcher, Graduate Scchool: Governance Monitor – Tracking and
assessing governance narratives for sustainability transformations, Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Department Bioenergy
2022-2023 Intern/Working Student, Akzente - Sustainability Consulting (later: Akzente - part of Accenture)
2020-2023 M.Sc. Management Science - Specialisation: Sustainability Management, Leipzig University. Master's thesis: "Estimating Costs and Benefits of Restoring the Leipzig Floodplain Forest"
2020-2022 Research Assistant, Fraunhofer IMW, Working Group: Business Models - Engineering and Innovation