PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Deo Dominick Shirima, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management, will defend his PhD thesis: Forest and woodlands of Tanzania: interactions
between woody plant structure, diversity, carbon stocks and soil nutrient heterogeneity, on 18 September 2015.
Norwegian title of thesis:
Interaksjoner mellom struktur, diversitet, næringsstoffer i jord og karbonlagring i tanzaniansk skog
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
Beyond carbon sequestration: Why the structure and diversity of African forests and woodlands is important for human wellbeing
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday 18 September 2015 at 12:15
Auditorium (SU105), Sørhellinga, Høgskoleveien 12, Ås
First opponent: Professor Timm Hoffman, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Second opponent: Professor Vigdis Vandvik, University of Bergen, Norway
Coordinator: Professor Tron Eid, NMBU, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management
Professor Stein R. Moe, NMBU, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management (Main supervisor)
Professor Ørjan Totland, NMBU, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management (Co-supervisor)
Professor Pantaleo K. T. Munishi, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania (Co-supervisor)
The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2015:53, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1293-4.