20 Dec - Mekdes Ourge Wegasie (MINA)

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defense
Mekdes Ourge Wegasie, Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management (MINA), will defend her PhD thesis "An ecological and socio-economical study of a locally endangered tree species, Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata, in a dry Afromontane forest", on 20 December 2018.

20 Dec - Mekdes Ourge Wegasie (MINA)

Norwegian title of thesis:
"Et økologisk og sosio-økonomisk studie av et lokalt truet treslag, Olea europaea subsp. cuspidate, i en tørr Afromontan skog."

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
"Reconciling biodiversity conservation and sustainable use: The role of protected areas embedded in multi-functional landscapes."

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Thursday 20 December 2018, kl. 12.15 Auditorium SKP (Senter for klimaregulert planteforskning), Kirkeveien 16

Evaluation committee:
First opponent: Professor Demel Teketay, Botswana Universi-ty of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Botswana
Second opponent: Dr. Graciela M. Rusch Norwegian Institute for Natural Research – NINA
Committee administrator: Professor Torbjørn Haugaasen, MINA, NMBU

Main supervisor: Professor Kari Klanderud, MINA, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Dr. Katrine Eldegard, MINA, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Professor Ole Hofstad, MINA, NMBU
Co-supervisor: Dr. Sarah Tewolde-Berhan, Mekelle University, Ethiopia
Co-supervisor: Dr. Kidane Giday, Mekelle University, Ethiopia

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2018:94 ISSN, 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1562-1

Published 6. desember 2018 - 13:18 - Updated 10. desember 2018 - 14:02