Eric Lambin
Professor, Department of Geography
University of Louvain - Belgium
April 8-9


Eric Lambin is Professor at the Department of Geography at the University of Louvain,
Belgium. He was previously Assistant Professor at Boston University and Expert for the
European Commission at the Joint Research Center (Ispra). He has been Chair of the
« Land-Use and Land-Cover Change » (LUCC) programme of the International
Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) and International Human Dimensions
Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP). Professor Lambin’s research aims
at better understanding land change and human-environment interactions in land systems at multiple scales of analysis. He has expertise on the monitoring of land-cover change by remote sensing and the modelling of land-use changes and some of their impacts on coupled human-environment systems. In 2002-2003, Eric Lambin was a resident Fellow at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford. Starting January 2010, he will hold a split appointment between the University of Louvain, and Stanford University’s School of Earth Sciences and the Woods Institute for the Environment.

Land use transitions: causes, pathways, and impacts
Wednesday, April 8, 2009, 4:00pm, Natural Resources 113
(Each seminar will be preceded by a reception with coffee, punch and cookies in the Natural Resources Atrium at 3:30pm)
Environmental changes and vector-born diseases
Thursday, April 9, 2009, 4:00pm, Natural Resources 113

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