Cornelius Laaser, was a Fellow with Ecologic Institute. He focused on sustainable water resource management and especially on all aspects of the European Water Framework Directive. This involved projects on monitoring water quality, on water scarcity, and on the impacts of using biomass for bioenergy on water resources. His interests also covered the topics climate change, land use change, nature conservation and sustainable soil management. Cornelius Laaser works in German and English.
Before joining Ecologic Institute he worked as research assistant at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) where he focussed on modeling the impacts of climate change on the water balance.
Cornelius Laaser holds a diploma in Geo-ecology from the University of Potsdam. He studied at the Universities of Potsdam, Berlin, and Southampton focussing on hydrology, river basin management, and environmental management.