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Kris Verheyen

Kris Verheyen is professor at the University of Gent, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Department of Forest and Water Management. Since 2004, he is the head of the Forest & Nature Lab. His research interests developed around the following themes:

  • The study of the impact of multiple (interacting) global change drivers on (plant) communities;
  • Research on the importance of biodiversity for ecosystem functioning;
  • Applied research aimed at the optimization of ecosystem management for ecosystem service delivery.
University of Gent, Department of forest and water management, Forest & Nature Lab
Professor, Head of Lab


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