PhD, Social Science in Agriculture, University of Hohenheim
08/1998 to 06/2000
MSc, Tropical Forestry, Wageningen University
10/1992 to 07/1996
BSc, Forestry, Haramaya University
Senior Researcher, Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Bonn
Kelboro, G., Stellmacher, T. (2015). Protected areas as contested spaces: Nech Sar National Park, Ethiopia, between ‘local people’, the state, and NGO engagement. Environmental Development (16): 63-75.
Kelboro, G., Stellmacher, T. (2015). Protect and Lose? Conservation and Conflicts in Nech Sar National Park, Ethiopia. In: Stellmacher, T. (ed.) Socio-ecological Change in Rural Ethiopia: Understanding Local Dynamics in Environmental Planning and Natural Resource Management. Peter Lang Academic Publisher, Frankfurt am Main.
Leta, G., Kelboro, G., Stellmacher, T., Hornidge, A.-K. (2017). The agricultural extension system in Ethiopia: Operational
setup, challenges, and opportunities. ZEF Working Paper 158. Bonn
Awards and scholarships
University Fellowships, Nuffic, The Netherlands.
DAAD Scholarship, The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Germany
Current memberships & social/political activities
African Forest Forum, Forestry Society of Ethiopia, BION - Biodiversity Network Bonn