Torsten Krause

Associate Senior Lecturer, Course for Director of Studies, AHU - Lund University, Teaching pedagogy - training at AHU - Lund University , PhD, Master of Science, Bachelor of Science

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Social Sciences Interdisciplinary
  • Forest Science
  • Zoology


  • Sustainability Science, Forestry, Conservation science, Ethnography, Environmental governance, Behavioral Economics


Sustainability & Sustainable Development

Biodiversity Conservation & Ecology

Traditional Ecological Knowledge, Ethnobiology and Ethnozoology

Environmental Policy & Climate Change

Ecological and Environmental Economics

Forestry and forest management


Lecturer & seminar instructor: Graduate level courses on Sustainability Science, Sustainability and Development, Research Methods, Energy and Sustainability, Conservation Biology, Urban and Regional Planning, Natural Resources Management.

Student supervision:

  • Master level – 25 Master theses at Lund University Master Programme in Environmental Studies and Sustainability Science (LUMES), the University of Uppsala and Gothenburg University, Sweden.
  • PhD level – co-supervisor of one PhD student at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Teaching coordinator:

  • Assistant coordinator for graduate courses on Research Methods
  • Coordinator for undergraduate course on Sustainable Development from a global, regional and local perspective
  • Coordinator for graduate courses - Governance of Sustainability (Msc level)

PhD course organizer: Development and coordination for the interdisciplinary course on “Nature, Capitalism and Society”, January - May 2011.

Diverse teaching:

Guest lecturer at Lund University Department for Biology, Department for Human Geography, Division of Human Ecology, Centre for Asian Studies

Guest lecturer at Gothenburg University - School of Global Studies

Recent research outputs

Stephen Woroniecki, Krüger, R., Rau, A-L., Preuss, M. S., Baumgartner, N., Raggers, S., Niessen, L., Holländer, L., Beyers, F., Rathgens, J., Wagner, K. C., Habigt, L., Torsten Krause, Christine Wamsler, Von Wehrden, H. & Abson, D., 2019 Sep 1, In : Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Climate Change. p. 617 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Torsten Krause, 2019 May, Natural Resource Conflicts and Sustainable Development. Almered Olsson, E. G. & Gooch, P. (eds.). Routledge-Earthscan, p. 114-127 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapter

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