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Dr. Karin Tessa Hegetschweiler



scientific staff member


Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL
Zürcherstrasse 111
8903 Birmensdorf


Birmensdorf Bi HV E 07


Research interests: Forest recreation, urban forestry, visitor management, recreation ecology, linking physical with social data

Academic education and experience

Since 2017: Scientist at WSL in the project WML 2 - "WaMos meets LFI", whole of Switzerland

2013-2016: Postdoc at WSL in the project "WaMos meets LFI"

2009-2011: Scientific coordinator at the Graduate Academy, Friedrich Schiller University Jena

2004-2008: PhD at the Department of Environmental Sciences, Section of Conservation Biology, University of Basel

2000-2001: Research student at the School of Biological Sciences, Flinders University of South Australia

1997-2003: Studies in Environmental Sciences, ETH Zürich