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


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Ecosystem Research, Environmental Risk Assessment and Conservation Biology
Ecosystem Research


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