Viikki Tropical Resources Institute (VITRI)
Department of Forest Sciences
P.O. Box 27 (Latokartanonkaari 7)
FIN-00014, University of Helsinki Finland.
Tel. +358 456422627
Fax +358 2941 58100
PhD. Forests and livelihoods. Charles Darwin University, Australia.
M.Sc. Environmental research & management. Charles Darwin University, Australia.
Grad.Dip.Sc. Plant Biology (Botany). University of Western Australia.
Forests and livelihoods, planted forests/reforestation, forest landscape restoration, plantation forestry, bamboo, Geographical focus: China, Indonesia, Laos, Cambodia.
Green Economy Transitions in the Least Developed Countries: Multi-scale Analysis of Energy and Forest Use in Laos and Cambodia (GET-LDC) (Project 2014-2018).
Supervising Masters Students.
Teaching: Lecturer for ‘Introduction to tropical forestry’ course (TROP170).
Member of Steering Group ‘Developing a Forestry Module in the World Bank’s LSMS’.
Member of Systematic Review team: ‘The socioeconomic effects of large-scale tree plantations on local people’.