Národný koordinátor
programu HORIZONT 2020

Technicka univerzita vo Zvolene (PIC 998208280), Faculty of Forestry, Slovakia

Partner

  • Description of the expertise offered
    Our research focuses on adaptive management of forest ecosystems, with approaches and tools that facilitate decision-making at forest and landscape levels. We aim at addressing the broader societal challenges of low-carbon, resilient future with climate change adaptation and mitigation options, circular economy with efficient use or resources and raw materials, human health and well-being. Provision of ecosystem services is at the core of these efforts. Demonstrated expertise in multi-disciplinary studies in natural temperate forests of the Carpathian Mountains, with field research experience also in other mountain areas in Europe, Asia and the Americas.
  • Potential Contribution to the Project Proposal
    • Capacity Building
    • Dissemination and Outreach
    • Hosting/Sending Secondments
    • Innovation
    • Networking
    • Research development
  • Relevant work programme
    • Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials
    • European Research Council
    • Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research
    • Future and emerging technologies
    • Health, demographic change and wellbeing
    • Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions
    • Research infrastructures
    • Spreading excellence and widening participation
  • Former participation in FP or other international cooperation projects
    Reliable partner in several FP projects, such as ALTERFOR (Alternative models for future forest management www.alterfor-project.eu) and INTEGRAL (Future-oriented Integrated Management of European Forest Landscapes www.integral-project.eu). Frequent participation in COST actions.
  • Organisation and country
    Technicka univerzita vo Zvolene (PIC 998208280), Faculty of Forestry, Slovakia
  • Type of organisation
    • Academic
  • Web address

    www.forestryhorizon.org

  • Description of the organisation
    The Faculty of Forestry, Technical University in Zvolen builds upon a rich tradition of higher education combined with research into forest ecosystems. It currently has about 740 students in 17 study programmes and 90 Faculty staff. Recognized center of excellence for “adaptive forest ecosystems” and for decision support tools in forestry. Multi-disciplinary research synergies with Faculty of Wood Science and Technology, Faculty of Environmental and Manufacturing Technology and Faculty of Ecology and Environmental Sciences.
  • Are you contributor or participant?
    • Are you looking for participation in project proposal as a partner?
  • Organisation details
    • Academic
  • Target Partner Country
    • Member State or Associated Country
    • Third Country
  • Contact person
    Dr.Jozef Turok
  • Telephone
    +421455206206
  • E-mail
    jozef.turok@tuzvo.sk
  • Country
    Slovakia