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Dr. Bryce Lawrence

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Dr. Bryce Lawrence

TU Dortmund University                                                  
Faculty of Spatial Planning
Department of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning
Südcampus, GB III, Raum 3.304                                                                       
August-Schmidt-Straße 10
44227 Dortmund
Fon: +49 (0)231/755-7813
Fax: +49 (0)231/755-4877

Email: bryce.lawrence(at)

Research Areas

  • Regional Environmental Footprint and Urban Metabolism Assessment Frameworks for the United States
  • Quantitative Ecosystem Services and Landscape Functions Evaluation Methods
  • GIS and Remote Sensing Based Ecological and Conservation Planning
  • Multi-Scale Urban Stormwater Green Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Landscape Architecture - Design, Documentation and Construction Fundamentals
  • Soundscape Ecology and Inferential Statistics


1992 - 1996 Saint Thomas Aquinas High School, Overland Park, Kansas, USA 1996

2000 Bachelor of Arts in Geography, University of Kansas (KU), USA

1999 Semester Abroad, University of Costa Rica (UCR), Costa Rica

2001 - 2002 Architectural Design Studio, University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC), USA

2002 - 2005 Master of Landscape Architecture, Kansas State University (KSU), USA

2011 - May 2017 Doctor of Engineering (Dr.-Ing), TU Dortmund University, German

Work History

1992 - 2002:  Bicycle Mechanic

2005 - 2006:  GIS Analyst and Landscape Designer

2006 - 2011:  Full-Time Conservation Planner and Landscape Designer

2011 - Present:  Project Specific Consultant for GIS-based Ecological Planning and Environmental Footprint / Urban Metabolism Assessment Projects

8/2012 - 12/2012:  Visiting Instructor at Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, USA

2013 - 2/2014:  Research Assistant, Kansas State University Department of Landscape Architecture, Regional and Community Planning (LARCP), Manhattan, Kansas, USA

8/2014 - 6/2015:  Hired Instructor / Lehrauftrag, Chair of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, TU Dortmund Univerisity, Dortmund, Germany

2015 - Present:  Wissenschaftlicher Angestellter, Chair of Landscape Ecology and Landscape Planning, TU Dortmund Univerisity, Dortmund, Germany

Organizational Affiliations

Sigma Alpha Lambda: International Honor Society of Landscape Architects

Gamma Theta Upsilon: International Honor Society of Geographers

Publications and Presentations

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