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Julie Kjeldsen-Kragh Keller - Curriculum Vitae

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Personal Information

Name: Julie Kjeldsen-Kragh Keller
Email: keller@urbannatureconsultants
Phone: + 45 41123085

Professional Experience

2011 Director of Urban Nature Consultants: Copenhagen, Denmark

  • - Director.

2010 Care4Nature: Copenhagen, Denmark

  • - Elimination of Giant Hogweed and bog restoration.

2008-2009 Waterways Maintenance: Egedal Municipality, Denmark

  • - Maintain waterways, restoration of native grassland, eliminating giant hogweed, giant goldenrod, butterbur, japanese knotweed.

2008 Tree logging Intern: Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve Ltd, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada

  • - Worked in Canada’s first Forest Stewardship Council certified forest.
  • - Worked as a logger and used horses to drag out the timber.

2007 Project Coordinator, NeighbourWoods: Harbord Village Residents Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  • - Training of the residents in tree identification and in details of tree inventory.
  • - Wrote a Strategic Urban Forestry Management Plan for Harbord Village.

2006 Research Assistant: The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • - Conducting research interviews regarding people’s use of an urban forest outside Copenhagen.

Education

2006 Master in Forest Conservation, University of Toronto, Faculty of Forestry, Canada

  • - Thesis: Strategic Urban Forestry Management Plan for Harbord Village

2002 BA Geography and Environmental Studies with Development Studies, University of Sussex, England

  • - Thesis: The effect of geographical location on people’s attitudes to wolves in Norway.

1999 International Baccalaureate, Oslo International School, Norway

Publications and Presentations


2012 A comparative analysis of municipal urban tree inventories of selected cities in North America and Europe, Arboriculture and Urban Forestry, Vol. 38, No. 1, 2012
Presented at the 8th Annnual World in Denmark Conference, 27-29 June 2012, Forest and Landscapes, University of Copenhagen

2011 Strategic Urban Forest Management Plan for Harbord Village, Toronto, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 9783844398915

Courses

2009 The Ecology of Waterways, Forestry College, University of Copenhagen, work-related course

2008 Urban Woodland Design and Management, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Master level course

2006 Ecology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark, Bachelor level course

2006 Introductory Economics, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark, Bachelor level course

2005 Conservation Biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Bachelor level course

Languages


English: Fluent in reading, writing and speaking
Danish: Fluent in reading, writing and speaking
Norwegian: Fluent in reading, writing and speaking

Volunteer Experience:

2009 Leader of the Courtyard Committee, Rønnebærgården, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • - Responsible for finances and communication for the residents’ association.

2009 Volunteer in Greenpeace, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • - Administrative responsibilites.

2007 Food Not Bombs, Toronto, Canada

  • - Served free food to homeless on the street.

2005 Sussex Downs Volunteer Ranger Service, Sussex Downs Conservation Board, Brighton, England

  • - Restoration of chalk grasslands.

2004 Operation Wallacea, Indonesia

  • - Assisted researchers in gathered data on the rainforest on Buton Island, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

2003 UNISEX, A sexual health and safe drug use service, University of Sussex, Brighton, England

  • - Outreach work to promote safe sexual health.

References:


Thomas Oest, Biologist, Egedal Municipality, 0045 72 59 73 06, E- mail: thomas.oest@egekom.dk

Tyler Peet, Forester, Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve Ltd, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada, Email: haliburtonforester@yahoo.ca

Tim Grant, Harbord Village Residents Association, Toronto, Canada, Phone. 001 416 960-1244, Email: tim.green@greenteacher.com

Dr. Tat Smith, Dean, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, 33 Willcocks St., Toronto, ON, M5S 3B3, Canada, Phone: 001 416 978-5480, Email: tat.smith@utoronto.ca

Dr. Andy Kenney, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, 33 Willcocks St., Toronto, ON, M5S 3B3, Canada, Phone: 001 416 978-0474, Email: a.kenney@utoronto.ca

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