Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development

IOER
Dresden, Germany

The Institute is an establishment of the Leibniz Association for research in the spatial sciences focusing on ecological aspects of sustainable development. Research concentrates on four main areas: 'Landscape Change and Management' is concerned with analysing change in cities and regions, with a focus to open spaces and ecosystem services; 'Resource Efficiency of Settlement Structures' looks at whether and to what extent cities, buildings, and infrastructures can be designed and refined to consume less land, material and energy; 'Environmental Risks in Urban and Regional Development' is concerned with analysing and assessing risks for spatial development from natural hazards and climate change; 'Monitoring of Settlement and Open Space Development' develops survey, monitoring, and analytical procedures for better describing the state of and changes in land use.

Contact details

Website:
www.ioer.de

Address:
Weberplatz 1, 01217 Dresden

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany, Europe
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1992
Age (years)
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 32
Germany average
 39
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Dr. Marc Wolfram
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): Dr. Marc Wolfram
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Marc Wolfram
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 95
Germany average
 71
Global average
 66
2019
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 100
% Female staff
2023
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 48%
Germany average
 54%
Global average
 50%
2019
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 56%
% Female researchers
2019
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 61%
Germany average
 42%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 180
Germany average
 111
Global average
 65
2018
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 166
2016
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 168

Social

Subscribers (2023)
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 89
Germany average
 2,944
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 74
Subscribers (2021)
Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development
 48

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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