International Association
for Open Knowledge
on Invasive Alien Species
Individual Member Profile
Dr. Laura Verbrugge Researcher
Water and Development Research Group
Aalto University
Position in the INVASIVESNET Associate Member
Executive Committee member
Associate Editor of Management of Biological Invasions
Expertise I am interested in human-nature relationships occurring in the face of environmental change. My PhD research focused on risk assessment, management and public perceptions of invasive non-native species. In addition, I have experience with developing invasive species teaching materials and citizen science projects.
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Online databases
Editorial assignments Management of Biological Invasions - associate editor Society and Natural Resources - book review editor
Reviewing experience Anthrozoos, Aquatic Invasions, Biological Conservation, Citizen Science: Theory and Practice, Diversity & Distributions, Ecosystem Services, Environmental Conservation, Management of Biological Invasions, Restoration Ecology, Society and Natural Resources, Urban Forestry and Urban Greening
Professional societies Netherlands Centre of Expertise for Exotic Species (NEC-E) is a collaboration between scientists and practitioners engaged in developing and implementing science-based innovative management strategies for invasive species.
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