© T. Buttschardt

Prof. Dr. Tillmann K. Buttschardt

Research Group
Applied Landscape Ecology and
Ecological Planning

Institute of Landscape Ecology
Heisenbergstraße 2, 48149 Münster

Room 419
Phone +49(0)251-83 30 104
Fax +49(0)251-83 38 338
E-Mail tillmann.buttschardt [at] uni-muenster.de

Consultation hours:
during the lecture period: tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 and on appointment

Tasks at the WWU/ department/institute

  • Vice Member of Senat (WWU)
  • Member of Executive Board of the Center for Interdisciplinary Sustainability Research (ZIN)
  • Member of the Brazil Center (WWU) (Centro Brasileiro)
  • Member Faculty board Geosciences (WWU, FB14)
  • Member and vice member of commissions  in the Faculty (WWU, FB 14)
  • Member of Examination Board Water Sciences (WWU, FH Münster)
  • Vice member of  Examination Board Landscape Ecology (FB14)
  • Responsible for ILRIS 3D Terrestrial Laser Scanning System, Software 3D Reconstructor (ILÖK), Consideo Modeller-Software

  • Curriculum vitae

    2014 Administrative director of the Institute of Landscape Ecology (ILÖK), WWU
    2008    Professor of Applied Landscape Ecology/Ecological Planning (W2), Institute of Landscape Ecology, WWU
    2007-2008 Professor of Landscape Sciences (W2), University of Applied Sciences Eberswalde
    2001-2007 Wissenschaftlicher Assistent (Assistant Professor) (C1) Institute of Geography and Geoecology, University of Karlsruhe (TH)
    2000               Dr. rer. nat. (Geoecology), University of Karlsruhe (TH) Thesis: Extensive roof top greening and nature conservation (KSzGG 13)
    1995-2000 Doctoral studies, University of Karlsruhe (TH)
    1993-2000 Freelancer in Consulting Agencies (Ecological Planning, Environmental Impact Assessments, Mapping, GIS, Engineering)[GfL, ALAND]
    1993     Diploma in Geoecology, University of Karlsruhe
    1989-90 Paternal leave
    1987-1993 Studies in Geoecology, Universities of Karlsruhe
    1966-1987 Born in the wonderful landscape of Upper Swabia, having a careless chidlhood and youth with enriching and enduring encounters

  • Teaching

    summer term 2019

    • B 10: Exkursion Südnorwegen /Oslo (Pfingstwoche 2019) (146667)
    • B 10: 2nd BIOBRAS Summer School (Minas Gerais  Brazil; 08.-28.09.2019) (146666)
    • B11: Übung Berufliche Orientierung (146589)
    • B11: Vorlesung Arbeiten im NAtur und Umweltschutz (146604)
    • B 19: Übung Biotop- und FFH-Lebensraumtypenkartierung (142610)
    • B 23: Übung Ökologische Planung (146600)
    • B 24: Angewandte Landschaftsökologie - Studienprojekt (Vorschau: s. hier)
    • M 7: Portfolioarbeit (146638)
    • M 9: Fallstudie (s. hier)
    • M13: Forschungsprojekt (s. hier)

    winter term 2018/19

    Due to my sabbatical in WS 2018/19 19there will be some changes in the regular teaching program.

    • B 01: Einführung in die Geologie und Geomorphologie: Die Veranstaltung wird künftig von Prof. Dr. Bahlburg gehalten.
    • B 20/B 23/Modul 8: Grundlagen der Ökologischen Planung Die Veranstaltung wird von Dr. Benjamin Kulias vertreten.
    • M 1: Einführung in das Masterstudium der Landschaftsökologie (144586)
    • M 2: Integriertes Wasserressourcen-Management (144592), Block: 08./.09.03.2018
    • M 7: Landnutzungssysteme (144588), 13./14.4., 27./28.03.2019, s. hier
    • M 7: Methodenseminar Mensch-Umwelt-Systeme (144591), Block: 29.-31.203.2019

    (see  hier)

  • Research interests and projects

    • Integrated natural ressources management and ecological planning
    • Detection of landscape changes (UAV, TLS)
    • Transformative aproaches in landscape ecology / resilience of human-environmental-systems /Human attachment to environment
    • Projects see more
  • Scientific activities


    Other proofs of qualification:

    • 1996, 1998   Initiation and organisation of the first and second Congress for Geoecology (GeoöKon) (Karlsruhe, Bayreuth)
    • 2017 Organisation of the IALE-D Annual Meeting Münster Wasser.Landschaft
  • Publications

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    see data base CRIS