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BECC guest researchers

BECC welcomes guest researchers to work in areas within BECCs scientific framework, with the aim to further strengthen the research and research groups.

To become a guest researcher, you need to be invited by one of our researchers. Any member of BECC can apply for funds to invite a guest researcher. On the link below you will find all necessary information on how to apply for a guest researcher:

How to apply for a guest researcher

Apart from guest researchers, many researchers in BECC host colleagues from abroad and are invited to go for research stays at other universities.

(2022–2023)
University of Potsdam Germany
Detlef Sprinz – uni-potsdam.de

University of Swansea, UK
Stefan Doerr – swansea.ac.uk

University of Melbourne, Australia
Peter Christoff – unimelb.edu.au

Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
Emily Martin Poppenborg – geobotanik.uni-hannover.de

Université de Montréal, Canada
Oliver Sonnentag – geographie.umontreal.ca

University Federal de Goias, Brazil
Rosane Collevatti – collevattilab.com

Department of Biology, Biological & Geological Sciences Building,Western University, Canada
Danielle Way – uwo.ca

Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Biology at Colorado State University
Read more about Liba Pejchar

IVL Svenska miljöinstitutet
Per-Erik Karlsson – ivl.se

Bremen University, Germany 
Read more about Jeroen Groeneveld

University of Toronto, Canada 
Steven Bernstein – utm.utoronto.ca

Colorado State University, US
Michele Betsill – colostate.edu

Bowdoin College Brunswick US
Eric Nelson – bowdoin.edu

Plant Conservation Science Chicago Botanic Garden US
Eric Lonsdorf – fandm.edu

Matthias Belius University Slovakien 
Ladislav Hamerlik – fpv.umb.sk

Umeå University, Sweden. Now at Lund University.
Per Persson – cec.lu.se

University of Oldenburg, Germany
Peter Harmand – uni-oldenburg.de

Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus, Germany
Frank Wätzold – tu-cottbus.de

Steven Bernstein about his experience as a guest researcher

“My stay allowed me to engage with a large number of faculty and graduate students working broadly on BECC themes, as well as sustainability and climate change research more broadly. While my interactions have been particularly intense with other political scientists, I have also learned from, and engaged with, researchers from other fields owing to my participation in various BECC events, as well as through individual meetings.

I hope that I have also contributed to the intellectual and research environment at BECC and political science, as well as within the sustainability community at Lund University (e.g., IIEEE and LUCSUS) more broadly. As a result of this stay, I also can foresee ongoing opportunities for continued engagement and collaboration.

I am extremely grateful for the generous support of BECC in allowing me to spend time at CEC and Lund University more broadly. I feel it was a very productive and fruitful stay. I look forward to continuing engagement and exploring future collaborative opportunities with BECC and other interested researchers at Lund University.”

Steven Bernstein