ZEF theme: Biodiversity

Ongoing Doctoral Theses

Felappi, Jessica Francine..  Reconciling mental health promotion and wildlife conservation in a megacity: the importance of urban parks’ qualities.  Doctoral thesis within the One Health Graduate School at  ZEF. 
Gandarillas Rodriguez, Vanessa..  Developing biodiversity indicators for impact assessment - The case of Hydropower in the Bolivian Amazon.  Doctoral thesis at 
Moret, N..  Status of biodiversity as an indicator of ecosystem resilience in West Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Bonn. 
Oluoch, Wyclife Agumba..  Availability and Sustainable Harvesting of Wild Edible Plants in Turkana County, Kenya.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Wu, C.  Transformation and Transformability of human and societal Use of Marine Natural Resource: The Case of Small Islands in Southern Penghu Archipelago, Taiwan.  Doctoral thesis at 

Published Doctoral Theses

2018

Dadshani, S.  2018.  Genetic and physiological characterization of traits related to salinity tolerance in an advanced backcross population of wheat.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2017

Andeltova, L.  2017.  Action-based and outcome-based payments for environmental services: An experimental auction for tree plantings contracts in Kenya.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Oyiga, B.  2017.  Genetic Variation of Traits Related to Salt Stress Response in Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Sepulveda Lozada, A.  2017.  Food web dynamics in coastal vegetated habitats of the Southern Gulf of Mexico.  Doctoral Thesis at  University of Bremen.  Further Information

2016

Nero, B..  2016.  Urban green spaces enhance carbon sequestration and conserve biodiversity in the global south - Case of Kumasi, Ghana.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture,University of Bonn.  Further Information

2015

Winands-Kalkuhl, S.  2015.  International Cooperation for the Conservation and Sustainable and Fair Use of Biodiversity.  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2013

Feuer, H.  2013.  Pre-industrial Ecological Modernization in Agro-Food and Medicine: Directing the Commodification of Heritage Culture in Cambodia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Kelboro, G.  2013.  Unraveling the Parks and People Dichotomy: Local Interests and Conflicts in Nech Sar National Park, Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Hohenheim.  Margraph Publishers. Weikersheim, Germany   Further Information

2012

Akello, J.  2012.  Biodiversity of fungal endophytes associated with maize, sorghum and Napier grass and the influence of biopriming on resistance to leaf mining, stem boring and sap sucking insect pests.  Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Ecology and Development Series No. 86, Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Download [PDF]
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2011

Aynekulu Betemariam, E.  2011.  Forest Diversity in Fragmented Landscapes of Northern Ethiopia and Implications for Conservation.  Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Ecology and Development Series No, 76   Further Information

2009

Callo-Concha, D..  2009.  An Approach to Environmental Services Assessment: Functional Biodiversity in Tropical Agroforestry Systems: The Case of Tomé-Açú, Northern Brazil.  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Ecology and Development Series No, 65   Further Information
Seyoum, A.  2009.  Microeconomics of Wild Genetic Resources Conservation in SW Ethiopia: Forest Zoning and Economic Incentives for Conservation.  Doctoral thesis at  Humboldt Univ. Berlin.  Shaker Verlag, Aachen   Further Information

2008

Beining, A.  2008.  Ecophysiological diversity of wild /Coffea arabica/ populations in Ethiopia: Drought adaptation mechanisms.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Goh, H. C.  2008.  Sustainable Tourism and the Influence of Privatization in Protected Area Management. A Case of Kinabalu Park, Malaysia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Ecology and Development Series 57   Further Information

2007

Capote, R.  2007.  Resilience of Mangroves on the South Coast of Havana province, Cuba.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Mbwambo, J.  2007.  Agro-biodiversity and food security among smallholder farmers in Uluguru Mountains, Tanzania.  Doctoral thesis at  a Univesity in Tanzania.  Download [PDF]
Nhamo, N.  2007.  The contribution of different fauna communities to improved soil health: A case of Zimbabwean soils under conservation agriculture.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2006

Kufa, T.  2006.  Ecophysiological diversity of wild coffee populations in Ethiopia: Growth, water relation and hydraulic characteristics along a climate.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information
Moser-Noergaard, P.  2006.  Regeneration and utilization of Faidherbia albida and Acacia erioloba along ephemeral rivers in Namibia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Schmitt CB.  2006.  Montane rainforest with wild Coffea arabica in the Bonga region (SW Ethiopia): plant diversity, wild coffee management and implication.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Ecology and Development Series 47, Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen, Germany   Further Information
Senbeta Wakjira, F.  2006.  Biodiversity and ecology of Afromontane rainforests with wild Coffea arabica L. populations in Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information
Shibru, D.  2006.  Economic analysis of conserving wild coffee genetic resource in Southwestern Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn. 
Tesfaye Geletu, K.  2006.  Genetic Diversity of wild Coffea arabica populations in Ethiopia as a contribution for conservation and use planning.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  ZEF Ecology and Development Series, 44.   Further Information
Tesfaye, T.  2006.  Coffee Forest Conservation: Local-level Institutions Influencing the Conservation and Use of Coffee Forests in Southwest Ethiopia.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Hohenheim.  Further Information
Thenya, T.  2006.  Analysis of Macrophyte Biomass Productivity, Utilisation and its Impact on Various Eco-Types of Yala Swamp, Lake Victoria Basin, Kenya.  Doctoral thesis at  University of Nairobi, Kenya.  Further Information
Zander, K.  2006.  Modelling the value of farm animal genetic resources - facilitating priority setting for the conservation of cattle in East Africa.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2003

Gole, T.  2003.  Vegetation of the yayu forest in SW Ethiopia: impacts of human use and implications for in situ conservation of wild Coffea arabica.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen   Further Information
Li, Z.  2003.  Diversity and ecology of mountain bamboos in the Shennongjia National Nature Reserve: Implications for natural convervation and resou.  Doctoral thesis at  Faculty of Math. & Nat. Science, University of Bonn.  Further Information