Dr. Sophia Baumert

Country of current residence

Mozambique

Current position

Postdoc

Current institute employer

Universidade Eduardo Mondlane Maputo

Since

2014

Profession

Agricultural Engineer

Degrees / expertise

Diploma in Agricultural Science (Dipl.Ing.agr.) University of Bonn;

Titel of thesis: \"Characterization of land use systems in Ketou, Benin\"

2015

Baumert S., and A. Khamzina. 2015. Allometric relations in Jatropha curcas production systems of Burkina Faso. Journal of Arid Environments, 120: 95-104.

2014

Baumert S., A. Khamzina, P.L.G. Vlek. 2014. Soil carbon sequestration in Jatropha curcas systems of Burkina Faso. Land Degradation and Development, DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2310.
Baumert, S. 2014. Jatropha curcas: Sustainable biofuel production in Burkina Faso? - Carbon balance and Economic costs and benefits as sustainability indicators. Doctoral thesis at Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. Further Information

Research themes
  • Land use and food security
  • Renewable energy
  • Environmental and climate change
Research countries
  • Burkina Faso
Research topic
Carbon and energy balances in Jatropha production systems of Burkina Faso
Professional experience

Research associate, University Hohenheim, UAC Morocco.

Intern, UNCTAD, Trade and Sustainable Development Section.

Researcher, IMPETUS Benin.

Researcher, BIOTA Kenya.

Student assistant, University Bonn, Department tropical agriculture.

Student assistant, DIE, Africa Section.

Apprentice, farms Germany, Canada.

Degrees

Diploma in Agricultural Science (Dipl.Ing.agr.) University of Bonn;

Titel of thesis: "Characterization of land use systems in Ketou, Benin"

Doctoral research funded by

Dreyer Foundation

Sophia Baumert

Former Junior Researcher

E-Mail:
sbaumert(at)uni-bonn.de

Department:
ZEF c