Head of the Department of Physical Geography

Research interests

Ph.D. in Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, 2007
B.Sc. in Geography and History, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, 2001

Research fields
physical geography, geomorphology, geography of natural disasters, geographic information systems, land degradation, environmental history, historical geography

Other activities
- chief editor for physical geography of the SCIE and SCOPUS cited journal Acta geographica Slovenica/Geografski zbornik (2011–)
- editor-in-chief of the of the SCOPUS cited journal
Geografski vestnik/Geographical Bulletin (2011–)
- member of editorial board of scientific journals:
Hrvatski geografski glasnik/Croatian Geographical Bulletin (2014–), The Environment (2014–), Geografski pregled/Geographical Review (2014–), Acta Geobalcanica (2015–), Problems of Geography (2016–),
Environmental & Socio-economic Studies (2017–)Retrospektive (2018–), Studia Geomorphologica Carpatho-Balcanica (2020–)
- co-editor of book series GIS in Slovenia
- co-editor of book series Natural Hazards
- chair of the Commission on Land Degradation and Desertification (COMLAND) of the International Geographical Union (2020–)
- member of the executive committee of the
Association of Slovenian Geographers (2003–2007, 2011–)
- voluntary mountain leader of the
Alpine Association of Slovenia (1996–)
Selected publications
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Selected projects

Geography of Slovenia - national research programme (research programme • 1 January 201531 December 2021)

Natural disasters (bilateral project • 1 January 201031 December 2012)

OTREMED (applied project • 1 September 201031 August 2013)

CapHaz-Net (framework program • 1 June 200931 May 2012)

Other projects >>

Recognitions & awards

Bronze Medal of the Association of Slovenian Geographers, 2011 • Silver Decoration of the SRS SASA for the top-level doctorate in humanities, 2009 • Acknowledgment from the Youth commission of the Alpine association of Slovenia, 2007 • University of Ljubljana Prešeren Award for students, University of Ljubljana, 2001