Anna Cord

Bild: UFZ

Anna Cord

Member since 2019
born 1982
subject: Biology / Geography

Technische Universität Dresden
Institute of Geography, Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Helmholtzstraße 10
01069 Dresden

Tel.: 0351/463-33260

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Research Areas

  • Spatial analysis and modeling

  • Multi-temporal remote sensing

  • Impacts of land use on biodiversity

  • Biogeography

  • Landscape Ecology


Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2020

    Professor, Chair of Computational landscape Ecology, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Technische Universität Dresden

  • 2018

    Invited participant of workshop “Sustainable Water Management in Mining and Post-Mining Landscapes”, organized by the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, Belo Horizonte (Brasil)

  • since 2016

    Task leader for “Remote sensing of ecosystem services” in GEO BON (Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network)

  • since 2013

    Work package leader, Integrated Project “Land Use Conflicts” in UFZ research unit “Ecosystems of the future”

  • since 2012

    Head of working group “Biodiversity and ecosystem services”, Department of Computational Landscape Ecology, UFZ Leipzig

  • 2012

    Dissertation (Dr. rer.nat.), Faculty of Arts, University of Würzburg

  • 2010

    Best doctoral student paper award, International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs), Biennial conference in Ottawa (Canada)

  • 2008-2010

    Several research stays with CONABIO (Mexican National Commission for the Knowledge and Use of Biodiversity), Mexico-City

  • 2007-2012

    Scientific assistant, German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD) of the German Aerospace Center (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen

  • 2005-2006

    Studies of Geography (with specialization in Geographic Information Systems and remote sensing), University of Würzburg

  • 2004-2007

    Scholarship by the German Academic Scholarship Foundation

  • 2004

    Semester abroad, University of Umeå (Sweden)

  • 2001-2007

    Studies of Biology (Majors: Vegetation ecology, Tropical ecology and Molecular plant physiology), University of Würzburg