Anne Mette Lykke

PhD, Seniorforsker

Curriculum Vitae

Senior Researcher on TREEFOOD, Reducing malnutrition through the food supplements from native tree species in Sub-Saharan Africa (Agropolis, Cariplo and Daniel & Nina Carasso foundations’ Thought for Food Initiative for transdisciplinary research towards more sustainable food systems with participants from Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Benin, belgium and Denmark)

Senior Researcher on SHEATHE Xenobiotics and heavy metals in Ghana (Danida research and development project with participants from Ghana and Denmark)

Project leader on QUALITREE, Research-based tree oil production in West Africa (Danida research and development project with 30 participants from Burkina Faso, Mali and Denmark)

Project leader on UNDESERTUnderstanding and Combating Desertification to Mitigate its Impact on Ecosystem Services (EU-FP7 research project with 60 participants from Benin, Senegal, Niger, Burkina Faso, Germany, Scotland and Denmark)

Development of and teaching on four new courses in data analysis, applied statistics, multivariate analysis and scientific writing at the Institute of Biological Sciences, Aarhus University

Appraisal for a GBIF, Global Biodiversity Information Facility, node in Ghana

Project leader on ENRECA, Enhancement of Research Capacity in West Africa (Danida capacity building project with 30 participants from Senegal, Burkina Faso and Denmark)

Associate professor on SEREIN 2, Sahel-Sudan Environmental Research Initiative (Danida financed multidisciplinary research project in Burkina Faso)

Consultant for WWF, World Wildlife Foundation, evaluation of nature quality and possibilities of nature protection in Northern Niger

Research Fellow on Forest and People in Thailand, natural resource management in Northern Thailand (Ministry of Environment financed multidisciplinary research project in Thailand)

Research Fellow on SEREIN, Sahel-Sudan Environmental Research Initiative (Danida financed multidisciplinary research project in Burkina Faso)

PhD (and master) project on vegetation ecology, ethnoecology, sustainable use and natural resource management in Senegal (incl. 2 maternal leaves)

Teaching and course development at Universities in Aarhus, Dakar, Ouagadougou, Bobo Dioulasso, Abomey-Calavi, Niamey, Kumasi and Institute of Rural Economy in Sikasso: Human Security, Vegetation ecology. Vegetation analysis. Multivariat analysis. Applied statistics. Biological data analysis. Scientific writing. Tropical ecology. Approachs to development. Plantgeography. Ethnobotany. Field methods. Plant anatomi and morphology. Plant identification. Human security.