Current Project (2021 – 2025)

  • Systemic Solutions for Upscaling of Urgent Ecosystem Restoration for Forest Related Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (SUPERB)



2018 – 2021: PhD, Forest Science (Economics), Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany.

2012 – 2014: M. Sc. Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resource Management (Economics), University of Bonn, Germany.

2006 – 2009: Bachelor of Agribusiness Management, Makerere University, Uganda


Research Areas

Behavioral environmental economics (social sciences)

Forest landscapes, restoration and management

Forest ecosystem services 

Land use change

Household behavior and livelihoods


Research Experience

2017 – 2020: Scientist, Thünen Institute of Forestry, Hamburg-Bergedorf, Germany

2016 – 2017: Social Economist, National Agricultural Research Organization (NARO), Uganda

            2014: Research Assistant, World fish, Zambia