Hafdis Aegisdottir

Director of the United Nations University Land Restoration Training Programme (UNU-LRT)

Profile
  • Hafdis Aegisdottir
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-LRT
    E-MAIL:
    hafdishanna@lbhi.is
    PHONE:
    +354 433-5232
    NATIONALITY:
    Iceland

    Education

    Ph.D., Plant Ecology, University of Basel, Switzerland
    M.Sc., Biology, University of Iceland
    B.Sc., Biology, University of Iceland

    Biographical Statement

    Dr. Aegisdottir is the programme director of the UNU Land Restoration Training Programme (UNU-LRT). She has broad experience teaching at the university level and has organised and participated in botanical and ecological field courses and expeditions in many different ecosystems, from Svalbard in the Arctic to the Galapagos Islands at the Equator. She has published on plant ecology, botany and biogeography in peer-reviewed journals and public literature. Dr. Aegisdottir has given variety of lectures to the public as well as at international conferences.