Dr. Laura Woltersdorf


Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin

 

Arbeitsschwerpunkte

  • Transdisziplinäre Methodologie
  • Partizipative Methoden zum Einbinden von Stakeholderwissen
  • Entscheidungsunterstützung

 

Curriculum Vitae

Seit 10/2015
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin (Post-Doc) in der Arbeitsgruppe Hydrologie, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt

03/2011 - 02/2016
Promotion am Fachbereich Geowissenschaften/Geographie der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, “Evaluating alternative water sources and their use for small-holder agriculture from a systemic perspective. A focus on water reuse and rainwater harvesting in Namibia.”

03/2011 – 09/2015
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Forschungsschwerpunkt Wasserinfrastruktur und Risikoanalysen im Institut für Sozial- ökologische Forschung ISOE, Frankfurt

05/2009 – 02/2011
Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft im Institut für Sozial- ökologische Forschung ISOE, Frankfurt

10/2008 – 12/2010
Masterstudium (M.Sc.) in Umweltwissenschaften an der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt. Masterarbeit: “Sustainability of rainwater harvesting systems used for gardening in the context of climate change and IWRM. An example from the Cuvelai-Etosha Basin in Namibia.”

09/2002 – 07/2006
Diplomstudium in International Business Administration (IBA), FH Wiesbaden. Diplomarbeit: “Agriculture in the transition process of Central Asian Republics with a particular emphasis on the Kyrgyz Republic“

01 – 06/2005
Erasmus Semester im Institut des Hautes Études Économiques et Commerciales INSEEC, Bordeaux, Frankreich

 

Publikationen

Woltersdorf, L., Zimmermann, M., Deffner, J., Gerlach, M., Liehr, S. (2018): Benefits of an integrated water and nutrient reuse system for urban areas in semi-arid developing countries. Resources, Conservation and Recycling 128, 382–393.

Woltersdorf, L., (2016): Evaluating alternative water sources and their use for smallholder agriculture from a systemic perspective. A focus on water reuse and rainwater harvesting in Namibia. Frankfurt Hydrology Paper 15. Institute of Physical Geography, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Woltersdorf, L., Scheidegger, R., Liehr, S., Döll, P. (2016): Municipal water reuse for urban agriculture in Namibia: Modeling nutrient and salt flows as impacted by sanitation user behavior. Journal of Environmental Management, 169, 272 284. DOI:10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.12.025.

Woltersdorf, L., Liehr, S., Scheidegger, R., Döll, P. (2015): Small-scale water reuse for urban agriculture in Namibia: Modeling water flows and productivity. Urban Water Journal, 12(5), 414-429. doi: 10.1080/1573062X.2014.900691.
There is a corrigendum: Urban Water Journal, 12(8), 691. doi: 10.1080/1573062X.2014.938295.

Woltersdorf, L., Liehr, S., Döll, P. (2015): Rainwater harvesting for small-holder horticulture in Namibia: Design of garden variants and assessment of climate change impacts and adaptation. Water, 7, 1402-1421. DOI: 10.3390/w7041402.

Woltersdorf, L., Jokisch, A., Kluge, T. (2014): Benefits of rainwater harvesting for gardening and implications for future policy in Namibia. Water Policy 16 (1), 124–143. DOI: 10.2166/wp.2013.061.

 

Preise

Forschungspreis Transformative Wissenschaft 2017