Environmental, Resource and Ecological Economics

Ute Kapaun

Research Assistant

Research interests

  • Optimal resource management under uncertainty
  • Economic-ecological modeling

Career

  • since 03/2008 employed in the Junior research group B1 Living Resources and Overfishing of the Cluster of Excellence Future Ocean, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel
  • 11/ 2005-02/2008 employed in the higher administration service of the Ministry of Science, Economics and Transport, Kiel, directorate: promotion and coordination of road safety provisions, public relations
  • 01/2001-10/2005  employed in the higher administration service of the state agency for nature and environment, Kiel, directorate: legal aspects nature protection, competitive tendering procedure
  • 08/2000-12/2000  employed in the higher administration service of the land statistical office Schleswig-Holstein, directorate: demography

Education

  • since 03/2008 doctoral candidate in the doctoral program "Quantitative Economics" of the department of economics, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel
  • 09/2007 diploma in economics, Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel
  • 07/2000 diploma in public administration, training center for public administration, Altenholz
  • 07/1997 Abitur, Gymnasium Schmarl , Rostock 

Conferences and Workshops

  • 02/2011 Nachwuchsworkshop des Ausschusses für Umwelt- und Ressourcenökonomie (AURÖ) des Vereins für Socialpolitik, Heidelberg
  • 01/2011 Ph.D.-Course "The Economics of Marine Resources", Esbjerg, Dänemark
  • 07/2010 4th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (WCERE), Montréal, Kanada
  • 02/2010 Nachwuchsworkshop des Ausschusses für Umwelt- und Ressourcenökonomie (AURÖ) des Vereins für Socialpolitik, Graz, Österreich
  • 06/2009 16th Ulvön Conference on Environmental Economics, Ulvön, Schweden
  • 02/2009 Nachwuchsworkshop des Ausschusses für Umwelt- und Ressourcenökonomie (AURÖ) des Vereins für Socialpolitik, Lüneburg 

Awards and Scholarships

  • 02/2011 PROMOS-Scholarship of the DAAD
  • 11/2007 Erich-Schneider-Price 2008 for the best diploma