for sustainable development

Dr. Jenny Bischofberger

Dr. Jenny Eisold

Tel. +49 69 707 69 19-0
Fax +49 69 707 69 19-11

Jenny Bischofberger (nee Eisold) has been a research scientist at ISOE since 2009. She is currently working in the research unit Water Resources and Land Use. In her doctoral thesis at the University of Cologne she was concerned with sustainable land use and local knowledge in semi-arid ecosystems. She has also worked for the Department of Ecological Modelling at the Helmholtz Centre for Ecological Research (UFZ), Leipzig, on "sustainability of (post-)nomadic resource utilization under global change". Jenny Bischofberger studied Geoecology at the University of Bayreuth. Bibliography

Focus of research

  • Land use and local knowledge in southern Africa
  • Inter- and transdisciplinary research – Concepts and methods
  • Environmental education