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Arief Wijaya

  • Dr.rer.nat
  • Research Scientist
  • Johann Heinrich von Thunen-Institut Institut fur Seefischerei
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About

Arief Wijaya received his doctoral degree in remote sensing from TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany in 2010. He was a former recipient of Georg Forster Research Fellowship from Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in 2011 for Post-Doctoral research to model carbon biomass over tropical peat swamp forest of Indonesia. Prior to his tenure at Thünen Institute, he worked at Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) based in Indonesia, and is responsible to integrate socio-economic and spatial data for analyzing drivers of deforestation and forest degradation in Indonesia, Vietnam, Peru, Brazil, Cameroon and Zambia. He was also an observer of UN Climate negotiation, especially for MRV REDD+ and climate change mitigation issues. He involves as a part of the technical team of Ministry of Environment and Forestry in Indonesia for preparing National Forest Reference Emissions Level (FREL) of the country to be submitted to UNFCCC. He is currently working within Landscape Forestry in the Tropics (LaForeT) project established at Thünen Institute of International Forestry and Forest Economics in Germany and focuses on the analysis of drivers of deforestation/reforestation and spatial modeling of tropical landscape dynamics in the Philippines and Ecuador.

Recent publications

  • A review of land-based greenhouse gas flux estimates in Indonesia

    • Austin K
    • Harris N
    • Wijaya A
    • et al.
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  • Workshop Report: Science solutions to policy challenges for evolving REDD+ measuring, reporting and verification requirements: Report from a multistakeholder workshop

    • Mulatu K
    • Herold M
    • Koster H
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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Professional experience

Research Scientist

Johann Heinrich von Thunen Institute Institute of Sea Fisheries

September 2015 - Present

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Center for International Forestry Research

September 2011 - August 2015(4 years)

Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow

Technische Universität Dresden

February 2011 - August 2011(6 months)

Research Fellow

Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg - Technical University of Freiberg

March 2010 - January 2011(10 months)

Doctoral Researcher

Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg - Technical University of Freiberg

October 2006 - March 2010(3 years)

Assistant Professor

Universitas Gadjah Mada

May 2005 - March 2006(10 months)

Lecturer

Universitas Gadjah Mada - Gadjah Mada University

April 2000 - August 2003(3 years)

Assistant Lecturer

Universitas Gadjah Mada - Gadjah Mada University

March 1998 - March 2000(2 years)

Education

Dr.rer.nat

Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg - Technical University of Freiberg

September 2006 - April 2010(4 years)

MSc

University of Twente - ITC - Enschede, the Netherlands

September 2003 - March 2005(2 years)

Master of Management

Universitas Gadjah Mada - Gadjah Mada University

March 1999 - October 2001(3 years)

STP

Universitas Gadjah Mada - Gadjah Mada University

September 1993 - October 1998(5 years)

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