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Institut für Geographie und Geologie

Manuel Engelbauer, M.Sc.

Chair of Geography and Regional Science

Phone: +49 931 31-80752
Mail: manuel.engelbauer@uni-wuerzburg.de

Institute of Geography and Geology
Am Hubland
97074 Würzburg

Campus Southern Hubland
Geography building
Room 314

upon request

  • International environmental policy
  • Management of protected areas, in particular UNESCO biosphere reserves
  • Regional development
  • Tourism
  • Development studies

since 11/2016
Research associate at University of Würzburg, Chair of Geography and Regional Research

Master of Science in Applied Human Geography University of Würzburg, Germany
Focal points: Environmental planning, Regional planning, Geographical Development Studies, Tourism, Management of Protected Areas, GIS

12/2014 – 01/2015
DAAD research visit in Mexico: Expert interviews with decision-makers about tourism development, envi-ronmental conservation and payment for ecosystem services in Cancún

Bachelor of Science in Geography University of Würzburg, Germany
Focal points: Environmental Management, Tourism, Urban Geography, GIS Thesis title: ‚Payments for Ecosystem Services. Challenges and problems in the case of Mexico´

10/2012 – 01/2013
Study Abroad: Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Iztapalapa, Mexico City

02/2012 – 06/2012
Study Abroad - Erasmus: Universidad de Cantabria, Santander Spain

Professional Experience:

05/2016 – 10/2016
Internship: Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ)
Project: Conservation and sustainable use of the Selva Maya (Belize, Guatemala, Mexico)

05/2013 – 10/2016
Student assistant at University of Würzburg, Chair of Geography and Regional Research

05/2015 – 09/2015
Internship: German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) Unit 312: Water, Urban Development, Transportation, Bonn

06/2014 – 07/2015
Working Student at Raum & Entwicklung - Felix Kraus & Dr. Hubert Job GbR, München

01/2013 – 02/2013
Internship: Pronatura México A.C., Mexiko City

07/2012 – 09/2012
Internship: Event management German House Olympics and Paralympics London

05/2011 – 01/2012
Project manager, FirmenKontaktGespräch 2011, AIESEC in Würzburg

Job, H., Engelbauer, M., Engels, B. (2019): The portfolio of German biosphere reserves in the light of the Sustainable Development Goals. In: Spatial Research and Planning 77 (1), pp. 57-59, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/rara-2019-0005

Brenner, L., Engelbauer, M., Job, H. (2018): Mitigating tourism-driven impacts on mangroves in Cancún and the Riviera Maya, Mexico: an evaluation of conservation policy strategies and environmental planning instruments. In: Journal of Coastal Conservation 22 (4), S. 755-767.

Engelbauer, M. (2018): Eine globale Datenbank zum Tourismus in Schutzgebieten. In: Geographische Rundschau (9), S. 57.

Engelbauer, M. (2018): Selva Maya - bedrohter Tropenwald in Mittelamerika. In: Praxis Geographie (5), S. 40.

Engelbauer, M., Job, H. (2018): Tourismus in Kenia. In: Praxis Geographie (3), S. 42-48.

Engelbauer, M., Majewski, L, Job, H. (2018): Regional economic impacts of tourism in German Biosphere Reserves. Abstract book of the 9th International Conference on Monitoring and Management of Visitors in Recreational and Protected Areas (MMV9), Bordeaux, 29.-31. August 2018.