Angela Beckmann-Wübbelt

Angela Beckmann-Wübbelt, M.Sc.

  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe

Current positions

  • Member of scientific staff at the project “GrüneLunge 2.0 – Transformation towards resilient urban forests”
  • Doctoral student

Fields of work

  • Urban forests‘ ecosystem services
  • Nature-based solutions (NbS) for a resilient urban development
  • Participatory methods
  • Trade-off analyses
  • Regional focus: Germany, Ghana

On the internet

Scientific networks:

Social networks:


Professional background

since 2021 Scientific staff and doctoral student at ITAS
2021 Internship with the International Community of Practice for Sustainable Urban Development “Connective Cities” at the Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
2020 - 2021 Scientific assistance in the project GüneLunge at ITAS on urban forests‘ ecosystem services
2018 - 2020 Scientific assistance in the ERASMUS programme at the Geographical Institute at the University of Bonn
2018 - 2021 Master degree (M.Sc.) in “Geography of Environmental Risks and Human Security” at the United Nations University (UNU-EHS) and the University of Bonn
2018 Internship with the cross-sectional project “City” in the division for politics and global future issues as well as the Africa division at Misereor
2017 - 2018 International students tutor at the faculty of forest science and forest ecology at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
2017 Internship with the “Funcacion Gaia Pacha” in Cochabamba (Bolivia) on environmental education and municipal climate change adaptation
2014 - 2018 Bachelor degree (B.Sc.) “Geography” at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen


Journal Articles
Beckmann-Wübbelt, A.; Türk, L.; Almeida, I.; Fricke, A.; Sotirov, M.; Saha, S.
Climate change adaptation measures conflicted with the recreational demands on city forests during COVID-19 pandemic
2023. npj Urban Sustainability, 3 (1), Art.-Nr.: 17. doi:10.1038/s42949-023-00096-y
Conference Papers
Saha, S.; Matzarakis, A.; Albrecht, A.; Fricke, A.; Collet, F.; Almeida, I.; Hirsch, M.; Gangwisch, M.; Cueva-Giron, J. M.; Köhler, M.; Beckmann-Wübbelt, A.; Schobert, M.; Fröhlich, K.; Trenks, H.; Parodi, O.; Böddeker, H.; Kienzler, U.; Reuter, M.
Inter- and transdisciplinary research approaches to increase the resilience of urban and peri-urban forests (UPFs) to climate change impacts - lessons learned from the first phase of the “GreenLung” (“GrüneLunge”) project, Germany
2022. UFFU 2022 : International Conference Leuven : Urban Forests, Forest Urbanisms, and Global Warming: Developing Greener, Cooler and more Resilient Cities : Book of Abstracts, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven) 
Beckmann-Wübbelt, A.; Almeida Yakouchenkova, I. M.
Urbaner Wald im Wandel
2022. technik.kontrovers "Wald im Wandel – Der Wert des Waldes und wie wir ihn für die Zukunft erhalten können" (2022), Karlsruhe, Germany, February 24, 2022 
Journal Articles
Beckmann-Wübbelt, A.; Fricke, A.; Sebesvari, Z.; Yakouchenkova, I. A.; Fröhlich, K.; Saha, S.
High public appreciation for the cultural ecosystem services of urban and peri‑urban forests during the COVID-19 pandemic
2021. Sustainable Cities and Society, 74, Art.-Nr.: 103240. doi:10.1016/j.scs.2021.103240
Fricke, A.; Beckmann-Wübbelt, A.; Saha, S.; Almeida, I.
Kulturelle Ökosystemdienstleistungen von Bäumen in Karlsruhe
2021. EFFEKTE im Juni: Von Digitalbauern, Mischwäldern und Nachhaltigkeit (2021), Online, June 15, 2021