Anjoulie Brandner Dipl.-Ing.

Working Group Knowledge Systems and Innovation

Institute of Organic Farming
Department of Sustainable Agricultural Systems
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Gregor-Mendel-Strasse 33, 1180 Vienna

Phone: (+43)1/47654-93347
E-Mail: anjoulie.brandner(at)


Research focus

  • Biodiversity-friendly urban green space management
  • Landscape planning
  • Edible cities
  • Urban wild food foraging

Short Curriculum Vitae

  • since 2021 Doctoral and PhD students' representative of the Austrian Students' Union
  • 2019 - 2020 Project assistant in the Working Group Knowledge Systems and Innovation, Division of Organic Farming; Project Urban Wild Foods
  • since 2018 Doctoral studies at BOKU; Dissertation topic "Planning and managing biodiverse public urban green spaces for urban wild food foraging"
  • since 2018 Member of the board of Gartenpolylog, association for the promotion of commutiy gardens in Austria
  • since 2016 Lecturer at the Institute of Landscape Planning / BOKU; Course "Introduction to Landscape Planning and Conservation Planning", "Landscape Planning Project"
  • 2013- 2016 Master programme Landscape Architecture and Planning at BOKU; Master thesis "Diverse economic approaches and land use structures of small farmers in Genalguacil (Andalusia, Spain): a landscape planning view"

Research projects

Gathering wild foods in urban areas – mixed-methods study on ecological and socio-political sustainability of gathering in Vienna – UrbanWildFoods