Erik Dahl Kjær
Forest, Nature and Biomass
1958 Frederiksberg C
1999 Doctor of Science in Forest Genetics;
1989 M.Sc. Forestry (Cand silv)
2001-> Professor, University of Copenhagen (until 2006: Royal Vet. & Agric. University), DK
1999-2001 Senior Advisor. Danida Forest Seed Center, DK
1995-1999 Head of Tree improvement and gene conservation section. The Nature Agency, DK
1993-1995 PhD fellow, The Hørsholm Arboretum, Royal Vet. and Agric. University, DK
1989-1993 Forestry officer (forest seed supply and nursery operations). Nature Agency, DK
Professional memberships outside University of Copenhagen: Danish Advisory committee on forest reproductive material, Danish committee for approval of forest reproductive material. Censor for BSc, MSc and PhD in Biology. Previously: Member of evaluation committee for Tandem Forest (Sweden, 2018), Member of Swedish Research Council FORMAS (2010-2012).Reviewer for IFS (MSc grants) and Trees4u (mobility grants), Organisation review for CIRAD (France; 2005), External PhD/Docent/ Professor assessment committees: Swedish Agricultural University; University of Gothenburg, University of Vienna, Technical University of Copenhagen, University of Aarhus, Norwegian Institute for Forest and Landscape. Chairman for Nordics network of Forest genetics (ADAPCAR) 2011-15.
Teaching and supervision: BSc, MSc, PhD and post doc. Coordinator of PhD programmes within the Forest, Nature and Biomass programme.
More than 200 Publications: papers in peer reviewed journals, peer-reviewed contributions to books/proceedings, and guidelines on how to use the research findings in forest management, breeding and/or conservation in Denmark, Europe and Worldwide. http://scholar.google.dk/citations?user=RHwq7vYAAAAJ&hl=en