Elke Kellner

PhD Studentin

Raumentwicklung und -planung

Telefon
+41 31 631 85 55
E-Mail
elke.kellner@giub.unibe.ch
Büro
113
Postadresse
Universität Bern
Geographisches Institut
Raumentwicklung und -planung
Hallerstrasse 12
CH-3012 Bern
Education
Since 01/ 2018                                                          CAS in University Teaching, University of Bern, CH
Since 08/2016 PhD student in Climate Science. Institute of Geography & Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Bern, CH. Title: “Multipurpose reservoirs in Switzerland as a measure of strategies for climate mitigation and adaptation“. Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rolf Weingartner and Prof. Dr. Jean-David Gerber
Since 08/2016 PhD courses in “Earth system variability through time”, “Climate action - communication, advocacy, and technological solutions”, “Polycentric Climate Governance”, “Science Meets Practice”, "Forest and Environmental Policy Research: From Theory to Methods and Back", Scientific Writing, and Scientific Integrity
09/2013 – 3/2015 Bachelor Minor Sustainable Development, University of Bern, CH.

Bachelor Thesis: „Möglichkeiten der Beeinflussung des Entscheidungsverhaltens bei ethischem Konsum“, Prof. Dr. Ulf Liebe, University of Bern, CH

07/2005 – 07/2006 Nature Conservation and Experiential Education: BUND für Umwelt- und Naturschutz, Ravensburg, DE
09/1998 – 06/1999 Guest Student in Organic Agricultural Sciences: University of Kassel, Witzenhausen, DE
1993 – 1997 MSc in Biochemistry: Free University of Berlin, DE.

Master Thesis: „Characterization of two essential yeast proteins, Mrs5p and Mrs11p, in the mitochondrial intermembrane space“, Biozentrum University of Basel, Prof. Dr. Gottfried Schatz, CH

1991 – 1993 Pre-Diploma (German:  Vordiplom) in Biology, Philipps University Marburg, DE
Employment History
08/2016 – present PhD Researcher. Institute of Geography & Oeschger Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Bern, CH
01/2012 – present Elected Member of the Commission “Processing and trade of certified organic food” (MKV). Bio Suisse, Basel, CH
02/1999 – present Lecturer. Section of Organic Food Quality and Food Culture, University of Kassel, Witzenhausen, DE
01/2015 – 12/2016 Research Assistant. Federal Office for Spatial Development (ARE), Bern, CH
08 - 12/2014 Lecturer. School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH
2006 - 2013 Lecturer and Research Assistant. School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH
Research Stay
04 – 07/1997        Research Assistant. Institute of Food Science, ETH, Zurich, CH
10 – 12/1995 Research Assistant. Harvard Medical School Boston, Center for Blood Research, Department of Genetics, Boston, USA
08 – 09/1995 Research Assistant. Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Potsdam, DE
05 – 07/1995 Research Assistant. Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics (MPI-IE), Freiburg, DE
  • Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation
  • Governance of resource uses
  • Water Policy
  • Energy and Climate Change Policies
  • Sustainable Development

Journal Article

Kellner, Elke; Weingartner, Rolf (2018). Chancen und Herausforderungen von Mehrzweckspeichern als Anpassung an den Klimawandel. Wasser Energie Luft, 110(2), pp. 101-107. Schweizerischer Wasserwirtschaftsverband

Friedrich, Christoph; Zausch, Elke; Sugrue, Stephen P.; Gutierrez-Ramos, Jose-Carlos (1996). Hematopoietic supportive functions of mouse bone marrow and fetal liver micro-environment: dissection of granulocyte, B-lymphocyte, and hematopoietic progenitor support at the stroma cell clone level. Blood, 87(11), pp. 4596-4606. American Society of Hematology

Report

Kellner, Elke; Berger, Till; Dubas, Daniel (2015). Synthesebericht Stakeholder-Dialog. Im Rahmen der Erarbeitung der Strategie Nachhaltige Entwicklung 2016-2019 Bundesamt für Raumentwicklung

Conference or Workshop Item

Kellner, Elke; Oberlack, Christoph; Gerber, Jean-David; Weingartner, Rolf (18 June 2018). Polycentric governance can compensate an incoherent regime under climate change. The case of multifunctional water use in Oberhasli, Switzerland (Unpublished). In: Multi-use of water and related management implications under a changing climate. 18.-19.6.2018.

Kellner, Elke; Oberlack, Christoph (2018). Evolving polycentric climate governance: The case of multifunctional water use in Oberhasli, Switzerland (Unpublished). In: Polycentric Climate Governance after Paris: Expectations, Challenges and Pathways. University of Freiburg, DE. 12-14.4.2018.

Working Paper

Björnsen Gurung, Astrid; Brunner, Manuela; Stähli, Manfred; Kellner, Elke; Clivaz, Melanie; Reynard, Emmanuel; Douarche, Marion; Gökler, Gottfried; Schmocker-Fackel, Petra (2018). Alpine multi-purpose reservoirs: Future potential and relevance (Submitted) Austrian Academy of Sciences

Björnsen Gurung, Astrid; Stähli, Manfred; Kellner, Elke; Jossen, Leonie; Thut, Walter (2017). Mehrfachnutzung von Seen und Teichen: Chancen und Grenzen (Unpublished)

Further Reports

Schweizerischer Bundesrat (2017): Evaluation der Sachplanung. Bericht vom 26. April 2017, Bern.
https://www.parlament.ch/centers/eparl/curia/2013/20133461/Bericht%20BR%20D.pdf

Schweizerischer Bundesrat (2016): Strategie Nachhaltige Entwicklung 2016–2019, 27. Januar 2016, Bern.
https://www.are.admin.ch/are/de/home/nachhaltige-entwicklung/politik-und-strategie/strategie-nachhaltige-entwicklung-2016-2019.html

Since HS 2019                                                Organic Milk Processing (Bachelor and Master, Lecture, University of Kassel, DE)
HS 2018 Assessing Governance Initiatives for Sustainability Transformations in and by Switzerland (Master, Seminar, University of Bern, CH)
FS 2018 Theorie und Empirie: Werkzeuge der Wissenschaft (Bachelor, Lecture, University of Bern, CH)
HS 2014 Chemistry (Bachelor, Lecture, School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH)
FS 2007 - HS 2012 Food Analysis, Food Chemistry, Milk Processing, Molecular Cuisine, Chemistry (Bachelor, Lectures and Lab Courses, School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH)
01/2018 - present Bachelor thesis: “Influence of site factors and water uses on the construction of water reservoirs”
06/2018 "Alpine multi-purpose reservoirs: Future potential and relevance”, Forum Alpinum, Austria

In cooperation with Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) and Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL).

03/2017                 “Mehrfachnutzung von Seen und Teichen: Chancen und Grenzen", eco.naturkongress, Basel, CH

In cooperation with Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research (WSL).

06/2018 – present                 Member of the Intermediate Staff Association, University of Bern, CH
01/2018 – present Representative of Intermediate Academic Staff, Institute of Geography, University of Bern, CH
01/2008 – 12/2012 Representative of the Commission on Research, School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH
08/2007 – 12/2012 Representative of Intermediate Academic Staff, School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH