Consultation hour

Mondays from 11 AM - 12 noon, only with previous registration at




Professional Experience

Since 2021Associate Professor, Department for Environmental Science, University of Basel
2017-2021Head of the Research Unit “The Environment and Natural Resources”, Kiel Institute for the World Economy.
2010-2017  Research fellow at the Kiel Institute of the World Economy, Research Unit “The Environment and Natural Resources”
2014Consultant to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Paris (Part-time, 60%)
2012  Visiting research fellow at the OECD, Paris
2006 – 2010Research assistant at the Institute for Food and Resource Economics, University of Bonn
Sumer 2008Visiting research fellow at the School of Economics and Management (ISEG), Technical University Lisbon
Winter 2007/2008Consultant to the German Technical Cooperation



2011                Doctoral Degree in Agricultural Science, Institute for Food and Resource Economics,University of Bonn
2006Diplom in Geography, Institute for Geography, University of Bonn
2003Visiting student/intern at Canadian Geological Survey, Ottawa
2000A-Levels, Erich-Klausener Gymnasium Adenau, Germany


[Translate to English:] Ruth Portrait

Prof. Dr. Ruth Delzeit

Head of the Research Group Land-Use Change

Klingelbergstrasse 27, 4056 Basel