Dr. Andrea Ghermandi is a tenured Senior Lecturer at the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management at the University of Haifa (Israel) and a member of the Global Young Academy. He received a Ph.D. in Analysis and Governance of Sustainable Development from the University of Venice (Italy) in 2008. An environmental engineer by training, his research spans over a range of fields including the economic valuation and mapping of ecosystem services, ecological engineering, and the technical and economic evaluation of water technologies. He has published in leading environmental science and environmental economics journals. He has contributed to high-profile international initiatives such as TEEB-The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity, the UNEP/GEF Project for Ecosystem Services (ProEcoServ), the Ocean Health Index, and the Ecosystem Service Partnership.
Coupled Natural & Human Systems Environmental Contamination & Remediation Environmental Impacts Environmental Sciences Food, Water & Energy Nexus Green Chemistry Natural Resource Management Spatial & Geographic Information Science