Nynke Schulp

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  • Room A-662, W&N-building

  • Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), De Boelelaan 1087

    1081 HV Amsterdam


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T: +31 20 59 83082   Rm: WN-A662

Nynke Schulp is an Assistant Professor in ecosystem services. She is specialized in analyzing societal demand for ecosystem services in relation to the supply by the landscape. Her research focuses on cultural landscapes with a strong role for agriculture. She coordinated CONNECT and currently leads VITAL,  which includes a case study in the Netherlands (Kromme Rijn). She developed a set of spatial models for mapping ecosystem services and applied these in science and policy support. Nynke teaches BSc and MSc courses on historical geography, environmental sciences, and scenario development and supervises BSc and MSc theses.


Ecosystem services, Land use change, Land use history, Mapping, Modelling


2009: PhD in Land Dynamics, Wageningen University, The Netherlands

2003: MSc in Soil Science, Wageningen University, the Netherlands

2000: BSc Soil, Water, and Atmosphere, Wageningen University, the Netherlands

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Last mutation Ancillary Activities: Amsterdam(2012-01-12)

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Research Output 2006 2018

. Identifying pathways to visions of future land use in Europe

Verkerk, P. J., Lindner, M., Perez-Soba, M., Helming, J., Paterson, J., Verburg, P. H., Kuemmerle, T., Lotze-Campen, H., Moiseyev, A., Muller, D., Popp, A., Schulp, C. J. E., Sturck, J., Tabeau, A., Wolfslehner, B. & van der Zanden, E. H. 2017 In : Regional Environmental Change.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

A cross-scale impact assessment of European nature protection policies under contrasting future socio-economic pathways

Lotze-Campen, H., Verburg, P. H., Popp, A., Lindner, M., Verkerk, P. J., Moiseyev, A., Schrammeijer, B., Helming, J., Tabeau, A., Schulp, C. J. E., van der Zanden, E. H., Lavalle, C., E Silva, F. B., Walz, A. & Bodirsky, B. 16 May 2017 In : Regional Environmental Change. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Bundles of ecosystem (dis)services and multifunctionality across European landscapes.

Mouchet, M. A., Paracchini, M. L., Schulp, C. J. E., Sturck, J., Verkerk, P. J., Verburg, P. H. & Lavorel, S. 2017 In : Ecological Indicators. 73, p. 23-28

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

Characterizing European cultural landscapes: Accounting for structure, management intensity and value of agricultural and forest landscapes

Tieskens, K. F., Schulp, C. J. E., Levers, C., Lieskovský, J., Kuemmerle, T., Plieninger, T. & Verburg, P. H. Mar 2017 In : Land Use Policy. 62, p. 29-39 11 p.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle