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Mag. Dr.rer.soc.oec. Andreas Mayer

Institute of Social Ecology (SEC)
Schottenfeldgasse 29, 1070 Wien
Tel: +43 1 47654-73727


ORCID: 0000-0002-6975-7082

Curr. Vitae

01.03.2018 Transfer Institute of Social Ecology to University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2014 - 2014 Research Fellow , ICTA, UAB, Barcelona, Spain
2009 - 2018 Researcher Institute of Social Ecology
2009 - Mag. in Social and Human Ecology, Alpen-Adria University
2002 - 2006 Bakk. Phil, Department of Sociology, University of Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

Climate change; Environmental research; Human ecology; Sustainable agriculture; Sustainable economics; Environmental economics; Environmental sociology; Cultural landscape research; Environmental policy;


Society-Nature interactions; Social metabolism; Agent based modelling; socio-economic biomass metabolism; Integrated land use scenarios; Circular economy;


2023 Stadt Wien-BOKU Research Funding Programm (BOKU Jubiläumsfonds): PACE - Pathways towards a circular bioeconomy in Vienna
2021 Best Paper Award for the year 2020 of the Journal "Resources, Conservation & Recycling", as co-author together with Willi Haas, Christian Lauk, Dominik Wiedenhofer and Fridolin Krausmann
2020 2019 Graedel Prize: Journal of Industrial Ecology (JIE) Senior Author Best Paper Prize

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2021 -2022 Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems : Diverse Economies and Food Democracy: Implications for Sustainability from an Interdisciplinary Pers
Guest Editor (Special Issue)
2017 -2019 Sustainability: Special Issue "Land-Use Competition"
Guest Editor (Special Issue)

Reviewer for scientific journals

2023 - Environmental Research Letters
2023 - Scientific Reports
2022 - Agronomy for Sustainable Development
2021 - Agricultural Systems
2021 - Journal of Political Ecology
2021 - PLoS One
2020 - Regional Environmental Change
2018 - Science of the Total Environment
2018 - Anthropocene
2017 - Change and Adaptation in Socio-Ecological Systems
2016 - Environments
2015 - Ecological Economics
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