Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Kerstin Nolte

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Kerstin Nolte
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30167 Hannover
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Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Kerstin Nolte
Address
Schneiderberg 50
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
Positions
Chairperson of the Examination Board
Examination Board, Economic Geography (MA)
Representatives for professors
Faculty Council, Faculty of Natural Sciences
Representatives for professors
Curriculum and Teaching Committee, Geography (BSC, Diplom, Teacher Training) / Economic Geography (MA) / Landscape Sciences (MSc)
Representatives for professors
Admissions Board for MA Economic Geography
Deputy Representatives for Professors
Examination Board, Geography (BSc)
Junior Professorship
Institute of Economic and Human Geography
Junior Professorship
Economic Geography Section

Focus in research and teaching

Areas of expertise
Economic Geography, Development studies

Research
Rural development
Extent, processes and impacts of large-scale farmland acquisitions (“land grabbing“)

Curriculum vitae

  • Professional career

    Studies of Geography and Economics at the University of Regensburg, Sorbonne-Université Paris IV and the Georg-August University Göttingen (Diplom Geographie and B.A. Economics)
    PhD at the Georg-August University Göttingen (Dr. rer. pol.)

    PhD thesis
    Large–scale land acquisitions in sub–Saharan Africa. Determinants, processes and actors. 2015, Georg-August University Göttingen.

  • Previous activities

    2010-2018 Research fellow at the GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies, Institute of African Affairs, Hamburg
    2018 Research stay at the School for Environment and Sustainability, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (DAAD Postdoc-scholarship)

  • Memberships