Short narrative CV:
Prof. Dr. Jan-Peter Mund lectures at the University of Eberswalde GIS and Remote Sensing.
Since 2010 he serves as a senior advisor to the UN-Water Programme at the United Nations University in Bonn.
From 2007-2010 he was a senior researcher at the German Aerospace Centre (DLR) and from 2003 to 2007 he established a University Program on Land Management and Land Administration at the Royal University of Agriculture in Phnom Penh in Cambodia supported by the German Technical Cooperation (gtz).He holds a Ph.D. in physical geography and a German Diploma on Geography, Geomatics and Landscape Ecology with key competences in Remote Sensing, GIS, tropical soil science.
He gains more than 15 years of international experience in academic work, capacity building and applied remote sensing in Africa, Middle East and South East Asia. Additionally he is a guest lecturer at two German Universities for Remote Sensing, GIS and Disaster Management.
Born: November 21, 1965 in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Languages: German, English, French
University University of Mainz (1998-2002)
Doctoral Degree: PhD Geographer (Dr. rer. nat.)
PhD-Thesis: Paddy rice production on inland-valleys soils (Bas-Fonds) of the south-west Ivory Coast - Lowland soils and
Scholarship: Post graduate scholarship on “Tropical resource management” Nordrhein-Westfalen-Stiftung, University of Bonn (1995-1996)
Diploma (M.Sc.) University of Bonn (1987- 1994)
Degree: Geography Diploma (certified German Diplom-Geograph) in Jan. 1994
Diploma Thesis: Landscape ecology in the Tai National Park, Ivory Coast
Abitur 1985: Bachelor / High School certificate qualifying for admission to university