M.Sc. Eliška Krkoška Lorencová, Ph.D.

Position: scientist
Branch: Department of the Human Dimensions of Global Change
ÚVGZ AV ČR, v. v. i.
V Jirchářích 149/6
110 00

Email: lorencova.e@czechglobe.cz
Phone: 601 383 186

Research Focus

climate change adaptation, urban adaptation, ecosystem-based adaptation measures, climate change impacts on ecosystem services, assessment of ecosystem services, environmental security and risks


2009 - 2013: Ph.D. programme, Environmental studies, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University in Prague

2006-2008: Master of Environmental Sciences (MSc), Wageningen University and Research Center, The Netherlands



2016 - present: scientist, Department of Human Dimensions of Global Change, Global Change Research Institute AS CR, v.v.i.

2011 - 2015: scientist, Department of Human Dimensions of Global Change, Global Change Research Centre AS CR, v.v.i.

06/2010-12/2010: assisstant, Environment Center Charles University in Prague

2008 - 2009: environmental policy assistant, Euromines, Brussels, Belgium

2007-2008: research assistant, EarthCollective, Baviaanskloof, South Africa

Important research visits and fellowships

2006 - 2008: MSc studies, Environmental Sciences, Wageningen University and Research Center, The Netherlands 

2006 - 2008: Matra fellowship, financial support of Dutch government



Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) - contributing author to Thematic assessment on land degradation and restoration, Chapter 5: Land degradation and restoration associated with changes in ecosystem services and functions, and human well-being and good quality of life  

Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) - Working Group on Ecosystem Services and Disaster Risk Reduction

Brief scientometrics