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Tzvetan Zlatanov

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Prof. Tzvetan Zlatanov, PhD
Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research
2 Gagarin Street, 1113 Sofia, BULGARIA
Tel.: +359886334954

Curriculum vitae


- 2000-2005: PhD (Silviculture and Dendrology), Forest Research Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria; PhD thesis: “Regeneration dynamics of black pine (Pinus nigra Arn) plantations on the southern slopes of the Central Balkan Range”
- 1998: Part of MSc course, UNB, Fredericton
- 1990-1995: MSc in Forestry, University of Forestry, Sofia, Bulgaria; Master thesis: “Results of the introduction of Cedrus species along the Black Sea coast and in South Bulgaria”
- 1984-1988: Secondary Education, Technical School of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Sofia, Bulgaria

Academic positions:

- Professor in Ecosystem research, Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, since 2017
- Associate professor in Silviculture and Dendrology, Forest Research Institute, from 2007 to 2017
- Researcher in Silviculture and Dendrology, Forest Research Institute, from 2000 to 2007
- Head of the hunting department, Game Breading Stations “Vitinya”, from 1999 to 2000
- Forester, Forest Research Institute, from 1996 to 1997

Specializations and international collaborations:

- Specialization „Forest and water stress in a changing environment: from cell to ecosystems“; Instituto of San Ludovico, Orvietto, Italy. Reference code COST-School-FP0601-00199
- Active cooperation with researchers from Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Iceland, Netherlands, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Greece, Serbia, Macedonia, Romania, Australia, Canada and other countries

Scientific awards and membership in scientific societies:

Award fellowship for student with highest grades in Forestry speciality from 1991 to 1995, EVRIKA Foundation, Sofia.

Research interests

Forest stand dynamics, Structural and species diversity of non-managed forests, Multifunctional forest management, Effect of climate change on forests


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