Economics, in particular environmental economics
Prof. Dr. Frank Wätzold
Prizes and Awards
Henrique Manhique was awarded for the excellent graduation of his study program "Environmental and Resource Management" at the BTU, by the VDI (Verein Deutscher Ingenieure)
Frank Wätzold was awarded the UFZ-Research award 2018 together with Martin Drechsler and Karin Johst for their team work on the development and application of environmental-ecological modelling at the Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung in Leipzig on October 1, 2018.
Winner of the prize for the "best student presentation": Conference Presentationby Charlotte Gerling: "The Impact of Organic Farming on Biodiversity in the Context of an Agri-environment Scheme" at the "World Conference of Natural Resource Modeling 2018" on the 11.6.18 in Guangzhou, China.
Mary Nthambi was awarded the Soroptimist Prize 2017, honouring "[f]emale BTU students with good and very good performance who stand up among students for international communication and intercultural understanding". (Link)
Mary Nthambi won the poster prize for Faculty 2 at the BTU Young Researchers’ Days poster competition with her poster on "Environmental Valuation and Analysis of Climate Change Adaptation Measures in Agriculture: A Case Study of Makueni County, Kenya" (October 2017)
Nomination of the module Economics (held by Oliver Schöttker) for the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg 2016 Teaching Award