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Dr. Sebastian Rasch

Researcher Phd

Fax: +49-228-73 4693


Research interest:

  • Agent based modelling, Quantitative modelling, Human decision making, Socio-ecological systems, Payments for ecosystem services, Robotics and Phenotyping in Agriculture 4.0

Current research project:

Peer reviewed publications:

  • Gerullis, M.K., Heckelei, T., Rasch, S. (accepted): Towards understanding the governance of varietal and genetic diversity. Ecology and Society

Academic education:

10/2000 - 03/2004 Diplom Studies: Regional science Central Asia, Bonn University
10/2004 - 06/2010 Diplom Studies: Agricultural science, Bonn University - Best of the year
9/2008 - 09/2010 Master Studies: Management, Economics and Consumer Studies, Wageningnen University, The Netherlands - Awarded with Distinction
Master/Diploma thesis was rewarded with the award for extraordinary IT solutions from the society for IT in agriculture (GIL)
04/2016 Doctoral degree in agricultural economics (Dr. agr.), Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (summa cum laude, best paper 2016)


03/2008 - 9/2008 Information assistant at the knowledge management department of the Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung BLE

Project: FISA

Work Topics: Datamanagement for the research funding information system in agricultural and consumer sciences

since 07/2010 Research assistance at the Institute for Food and Resource Economics, University of Bonn
07/2013 - 11/2016 Coordination and administration research group FOR1501, Institute of Crop Science and Resource Conservation, University of Bonn
12/2016 - 06/2020 DFG Research Stipend at Earth University - Costa Rica
since 06/2020 Tenure track position in the DFG Cluster of Excelence - PhenoRob


Last updated: Thursday, April 01, 2021