Prof. Dr. Stefan Bringezu
(Director until 28 Februray 2017), since 1 March 2017 Director at Center for Environmental Systems Research (CESR)
Material Flows and Resource Management
Education and Academic Training
1977 - 1982 University of Bayreuth, Germany. Biology Diploma with honours
1987 University of Bayreuth, Germany. Dr. rer. nat.
1999 TU-Berlin, Germany, Faculty of Environment and Society, Dr. habil.
1983 - 1986: University of Bayreuth, Germany; researcher in the Department of Animal Ecology
1987 - 1992: Federal Environmental Agency, Berlin; researcher and deputy head of unit "Biocidal Agents" in the Chemical Assessment Group
1992 - 2003 Wuppertal Institute, Department for Material Flows and Structural Change, leading project manager and deputy of the director
1997 - 1998: University of Dortmund, Acting Head of the Department "Supply Systems and Environmental Planning"
Since 2003 Wuppertal Institute, Director, Research Group "Material Flows and Resource Management"
2011 Decline of a call for professorship on Industrial Ecology and Technological Change at University of Kassel
Since 2011 Professor for Sustainable Resource Management at the Center for Environmental Systems Research (CESR) of University of Kassel
Analysis of the socio-industrial metabolism and land use
Material flow analysis, LCA-MIPS (incl. "hidden flows")
Indicators for sustainability (macro-meso-micro)
Integrated sustainability assessment
Multi-level information systems
Resource efficient supply and infrastructure systems
Analysis of drivers of resource use (biomass and minerals)
Scenarios for sectoral and economy-wide sustainable resource management
Since 2011 Professor for Sustainable Resource Management at University of Kassel
Regular supervision of selected master and Ph.D. students in cooperation with varying universities (incl. Universities of Cambridge/UK, New Hampshire/USA, Göteborg/Chalmers, Cologne, Dresden)
Taped video lectures for the University Tohoku, Japan, graduate course in Strategic Environmental Management and Sustainable Technology Solutions (2007)
Teaching "Environmental Policy" at open university post-graduate course Applied Environmental Sciences at University Koblenz-Landau (since 1996)
Teaching courses at Technical University Berlin (1996/97), and University Dortmund (1997/98)
Member of the International Resource Panel
Member of Expert Group "The economics of environment and resource use" to provide advice to the Commissioner for the Environment Janez Potocnik
International Society for Industrial Ecology: founding member, councilor from 2001 - 2003
ConAccount network on material flow analysis for sustainability, initiated 1996
National Committee of SCOPE Germany (Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment)
Academy of Spatial Science and Regional Planning (ARL), Corresponding Member
Journal of Industrial Ecology, editorial board member
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