Professor of Ecosystem Management
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OPAL is funded

Oil Palm Adaptive Landscapes, a 6-yr research program spanning Indonesia, Cameroon and Colombia, is funded by SNF/SDC. Interdisciplinary & participatory, biodiversity & ecosystem services, livelihoods, policy, and development - we have it all! Starting in 2015, and recruiting soon.

New book

Forests: A Very Short Introduction
- pre-order now at OUP!

Sustainability Blog

The Future of Milk | 2 Sept 2014

Reforestation: a chance for farmers | 3 June 2014

Future farmers | 19 December 2013

Dark side of coffee | 11 November 2013

In the Media

Die Pflanze unseres Lebens (The plants of our lives) | NZZ am Sonntag | 23 February 2014 | Article on our oil palm work (in German).

New Publications

Born, J. et al. (2015) Differential responses of seedlings to microtopography. Biotropica, in press.

Born, J. et al. (2014) Differing life history characteristics support coexistence ... . Biotropica, 46, 58-68.

Braaker, S., et al. (2014) Habitat connectivity shapes urban arthropod communities... Ecology, 95, 1010-1021.

Finger, A. et al. (2014) Genetic connectivity of a moth pollinated tree in a fragmented habitat ... PLOS One. see here

Frei, E., et al. (2014) Plant population differentiation and climate change... Global Change Biology, 20, 441-455.

Ghazoul, J. (2014) Ecological dynamics in fragmented landscapes. Oxford Bibliographies in Ecology see here

Ismail, S.A., et al. (2014) Forest trees in human modified landscapes... PLOS One, 9, e89437.

Kaiser-Bunbury, C., et al. (2014) ... the structure of plant-pollinator networks. Ecology, in press.

Ecology and Ecosystems Seminar Series


Prof. Jaboury Ghazoul

CHN G 74.1, Tel +41 44 632 86 27


Fr. Ankara M. Chen
Tel: +41 44 632 86 30

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter

Jochen Jaeger
Christopher Kaiser
Chris Kettle (ab Januar 2007)
Colin Maycock
Andrea Pluess


Virginie Boreux
Julia Born
Ernest Hennig
Charlotte Klank
Smitha Krishnan

Externe Mitarbeiter & Doktoranden

Ben Boardman (Doktorand)
Eduardo Ditt (Doktorand)
Alan Gardiner (Wiss. Mitarbeiter)
Rob Hope
Caroline Howe (Doktorandin)
Lucy Rist (Doktorandin)
Alison Wadmore (Doktorandin)


Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and Environment (ATREE)
Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
Instituto de Pesquisas Ecologicas (IPE)
Insitute of Environment Studies (IES)
University of Aberdeen und Sabah Forestry Department
Imperial College London


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