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  • Nordre Ringgade 1, 1540, 328

    8000 Aarhus C



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Personlig profil


With my background in Biology, PhD in Global Development, and postdoc in Human Geography, l am trying to combine the best of different field to specialize in Environmental Justice and sustainability.

I am eager to explore creative and engaging approaches via inter- and transdisciplinary research collaborations and innovative students, from landscape design experiments and photography-based studies to body-mapping of nature relations, and Citizen Science.

Currently, l am steering a research project in South Africa with partners from University of Pretoria and private and public partner. We focus on collaborative, locally-anchored Green Infrastructure and Nature-based Solutions as a strategy to address great challenges surrounding biodiversity, inequity, water and waste in green spaces of deprived urban areas. The project includes co-development and onsite testing of landscape designs and ecological restoration with and in local communities.

In parallel, I am part of the SustainScapes research center and the Biodiverse Cities partnership, where I supervise a PhD project, in which we will assess user perceptions through co-created landscape visualizations (maps, models and physical installations) in Vilhelmsborg, Aarhus, in close collaboration with Aarhus Municipality.

Tightly connected to my research, I coordinate and teach a course in Global Change Biology. I see teaching as a privilege and passion, and an opportunity to integrate mutual learning with student-driven studies (see Pasgaard 2017).

See further detail on this profile page or do not hesitate to reach out for more information.

Eksterne ansættelser

UNDP consultant


Postdoctoral researcher and Assistant Professor, Københavns Universitet

mar. 2014feb. 2023

PhD scholar, Københavns Universitet

dec. 2009feb. 2014


  • Naturbeskyttelse og genopretning
  • Samfund og borger
  • Magt og politik
  • Læring og videndeling
  • Sydafrika
  • Biodiversitet


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