Dr. Anne Zimmermann

Head of Education for Sustainable Development Cluster | Associate Editor, MRD

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+41 31 631 52 73
E-Mail
anne.zimmermann@cde.unibe.ch
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Dr. Anne Zimmermann
Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)
Universität Bern
Hallerstrasse 10
CH-3012 Bern

Areas of professional focus at CDE

  • Scientific writing and publishing (especially in the field of education for sustainable development)
  • Transdisciplinary research approaches
  • Sustainable mountain development
  • Institutional and gender aspects of research and development careers
  • Dissemination of scientific and development-oriented information
  • Language and publication issues

​Projects

  • Mountain Research and Development (MRD): Associate Editor
  • Career development and publications; teacher of scientific writing and publishing
  • Other projects: editing, translation, publishing issues

Further professional interests

  • Culture and identity
  • Multicultural communication
  • Gender issues
  • Gender-balanced development in mountains
  • Postcolonial studies

Languages

English, German, French

 

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2017

Zimmermann, Anne; Herweg, Karl Günter (April 2017). Interdisciplinarity in doctoral education (Unpublished). In: Research for sustainable societies – the role of universities. Conference of AECHE and EUA (Pre-conference Workshop: Lessons learned from collaborative doctoral education, Breakout Session 1). Rabat, Marocco. 24-26 April 2017.

Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne; Lundsgaard, Lara Maria; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Hammer, Thomas; Trechsel, Lilian Julia; Bieri, Sabin; Kläy, Andreas (2017). Integrating Sustainable Development into higher education — Guidelines with in-depth modules for the University of Bern. Foundations. [Textbook] (In Press). Bern, Switzerland: University of Bern, Vice-Rectorate Quality, Vice-Rectorate Teaching, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Educational Development Unit (ZUW), and Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

2016

Kläy, Andreas; Zimmermann, Anne; Schneider, Flurina (2016). Statt Eingreifen wider Willen – reflexiv transformative Wissenschaft. Bulletin der Vereinigung der Schweizerischen Hochschuldozierenden, 42(3/4), pp. 46-52. Vereinigung der Schweizerischen Hochschuldozierenden

Herweg, Karl Günter; Graf, David; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Rufer, Lydia; Zimmermann, Anne; Trechsel, Lilian Julia (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren – Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Vertiefung 4: Unterrichtsmaterialien 2, Erklärvideo zu Bildung für Nachhaltige Entwicklung [Movie]. Bern: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne; Lundsgaard, Lara; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Rufer, Lydia; Hammer, Thomas; Tanner, Rolf Peter; Trechsel, Lilian Julia; Bieri, Sabin; Kläy, Andreas (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren — Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Vertiefung 1: Konzepte, Instrumente, Anleitungen, Hinweise und Beispiele. [Textbook] . Bern, Switzerland: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Herweg, Karl Günter; Lundsgaard, Lara; Zimmermann, Anne; Camenzind, Ephraim Joseph; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Hammer, Thomas; Tanner, Rolf Peter; Trechsel, Lilian Julia; Kläy, Andreas (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren — Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Vertiefung 3: Weiterführende Hilfen. [Textbook] . Bern, Switzerland: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne; Lundsgaard, Lara; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Hammer, Thomas; Tanner, Rolf Peter; Trechsel, Lilian Julia; Bieri, Sabin; Kläy, Andreas (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren – Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Grundlagen. [Textbook] . Bern, Switzerland: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Herweg, Karl Günter; Graf, David; Tribelhorn, Thomas; Rufer, Lydia; Zimmermann, Anne; Trechsel, Lilian Julia (2016). Nachhaltige Entwicklung in die Hochschullehre integrieren – Ein Leitfaden mit Vertiefungen für die Universität Bern. Vertiefung 4: Unterrichtsmaterialien 1, Erklärvideo zu Nachhaltige Entwicklung [Movie]. Bern: Universität Bern, Vizerektorat Qualität, Vizerektorat Lehre, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), Bereich Hochschuldidaktik & Lehrentwicklung und Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

Zimmermann, Anne; Herweg, Karl Günter; Kläy, Andreas; Wastl-Walter, Doris (2016). Working towards a robust reference framework to strengthen integration of sustainable development in university teaching (Unpublished). In: COPERNICUS Alliance Conference 2016: Sustainability Transformation of Science Systems. Vienna, Austria. 14.-15.09.2016.

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Mathez-Stiefel, Sarah-Lan; Price, Martin F.; Thibault, Marlène; Mosher, Debby; Ingraham, Kathleen (eds.) (2016). Mountain Research and Development, 36(1-4). International Mountain Society

2015

Kläy, Andreas; Zimmermann, Anne; Schneider, Flurina (2015). Rethinking science for sustainable development: Reflexive interaction for a paradigm transformation. Futures, 65, pp. 72-85. Elsevier 10.1016/j.futures.2014.10.012

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin F.; Thibault, Marlène; Mosher, Debby (eds.) (2015). Mountain Research and Development, 35(1-4). International Mountain Society

Herweg, Karl; Zimmermann, Anne (2015). Integrative training in inter- and transdisciplinary research settings. In: Wyness, Lynne (ed.) Education for Sustainable Development: Towards the Sustainable University. Education for Sustainability in Higher Education: Achievements and Prospects. PedRIO paper (pp. 38-40). Pedagogic Research Institute and Observatory (PedRIO)

Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Zimmermann, Anne; Hurni, Hans; Molden, David (2015). MRD's approach: Ideally suited to support Future Earth research agenda in mountains (Unpublished). In: Perth III: Mountains of Our Future Earth. Perth, Scotland. 04.-08.10.2015.

Zimmermann, Anne B. (ed.) (2015). CDE Working Papers. Centre for Development and Environment (CDE); Bern Open Publishing (BOP)

2014

Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne (26 November 2014). Wie kann Nachhaltige Entwicklung in bestehende Uni Curricula integriert werden? Erfahrungsaufbereitung anhand von Beispielen der Universität Bern (Unpublished). In: Saguf Jahrestagung 2014: „Zukunft gestalten: Nachhaltigkeits-Kompetenzen in der Hochschulbildung“. Zürich, Schweiz. 26.11.2014.

Herweg, Karl Günter; Lundsgaard, Lara; Zimmermann, Anne (15 October 2014). Bildung für Nachhaltige Entwicklung an der Universität Bern: Tools and Guidelines for Sustainable Development in Tertiary Education : Projekt im Rahmen des SUK-Programms «Sustainable Development at Universities»: sd-universities.ch (Unpublished). In: Workshop, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE). Bern. 15.10.2014.

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Zimmermann, Anne (2014). Focus Issue: Family Farming in Mountains—Institutional and Organizational Arrangements in the Context of Globalization. Mountain Research and Development, 34(4), pp. 313-314. International Mountain Society 10.1659/mrd.3404

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin F.; Thibault, Marlène; Mosher, Debby (eds.) (2014). Mountain Research and Development, 34(1-4). International Mountain Society

Verma, Ritu; Molden, David; Hurni, Hans; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne (2014). Special Issue: Gender and Sustainable Development in Mountains—Transformative Innovations, Tenacious Resistances. Mountain Research and Development, 34(3), pp. 185-187. International Mountain Society 10.1659/mrd.3403

2013

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne (2013). Editorial. Mountain Research and Development, 33(2), p. 121. International Mountain Society 10.1659/0276-4741-33.2.121

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne (2013). Editorial. Mountain Research and Development, 33(1), p. 3. International Mountain Society 10.1659/mrd.3301

Hurni, Hans; Molden, D; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin F.; Thibault, Marlène (eds.) (2013). Mountain Research and Development, 33(1-4). International Mountain Society

Kläy, Andreas; Schäfer, Natalie; Zimmermann, Anne (2013). Eine universitäre Lehre die zu nachhaltiger Entwicklung beiträgt: wie fördern wir die dazu notwendige Öffnung wissenschaftlicher Disziplinen? In: Conférence Suisse Inter- et Transdisciplinarité ITD. Bern, Schweiz. 07.06.2013.

Michel, Claudia; Heim, Eva Maria; Zimmermann, Anne; Herweg, Karl Günter; Breu, Thomas Michael (2013). Maximising the impact of research: the NCCR North-South approach: Fourth NCCR North-South Report on Effectiveness (NCCR North-South Dialogue 48). Bern: NCCR North-South

Michel, Claudia; Paulsson, Maria; Heim, Eva Maria; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Herweg, Karl; Breu, Thomas (2013). Promoting research-user collaboration: an assessment of funding schemes: Fifth NCCR North-South Report on Effectiveness (NCCR North-South Dialogue 49). Bern: NCCR North-South

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne (2013). Focus Issue: Water Governance in Mountains. Mountain Research and Development, 33(3), pp. 193-194. International Mountain Society 10.1659/mrd.3303

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne (2013). MountainNotes Becomes MountainAgenda: MRD's Third Peer-reviewed Section. Mountain Research and Development, 33(4), pp. 362-363. International Mountain Society 10.1659/mrd.3304

2012

Upreti, Bishnu Raj; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Berhanu, Debele; Cissé, Guéladio (2012). Partnerships in Development-oriented Research: Lessons Learnt and Challenges Ahead. Bern: CDE / NCCR North-South

Herweg, Karl; Schäfer, Natalie; Zimmermann, Anne (2012). Guidelines for Integrative Training in Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research Settings: Hints and Tools for Trainers of Trainers [Textbook] . Bern: Geographica Bernensia

Heim, Eva Maria; Engelage, Sonja; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Herweg, Karl; Michel, Claudia; Breu, Thomas (2012). Tracking Alumni Career Paths: Third NCCR North-South Report on Effectiveness (NCCR North-South Dialogue 42). Bern, Switzerland: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) and NCCR North-South

Pohl, C.; Rist, Stephan; Zimmermann, Anne; Fry, P.; Gurung, G.S.; Schneider, Flurina; Ifejika Speranza, Chinwe; Kiteme, B.; Boillat, Sébastien; Serrano, E.; Hirsch-Hadorn, G.; Wiesmann, Urs (2012). Roles de los investigadores en la coproducción de conocimiento: Experiencias de la investigación sobre sostenibilidad en Kenia, Suiza, Bolivia y Nepal (NCCR North-South Dialogue 41). Bern: CDE / NCCR North-South

Hurni, Hans; Molden, David; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin F.; Thibault, Marlène (eds.) (2012). Mountain Research and Development, 32(1-4). International Mountain Society

Zimmermann, Anne (ed.) (2012). International Conference on Research for Development (ICRD 2012): Research for Global Transformation. Pre-conference Proceedings. NCCR North-South Dialogue: Vol. 44. Bern: CDE / NCCR North-South

Cissé, Guéladio; Upreti, Bishnu Raj; Debele, Berhanu; Zimmermann, Anne (2012). RCF 2012, Exploring partnerships in sustainable development-oriented research: Lessons and challenges. In: Tech4Dev International Conference Technologies for Sustainable Development: A Way to Reduce Poverty? 29.-31.5.2012. Lausanne: EPFL

Breu, Thomas; Wiesmann, Urs; Zimmermann, Anne; Herweg, Karl (2012). Research capacity in the South: A key to sustainable development. IAU horizons, 18(2), p. 27. Paris: Internat. Universities Bureau

Lys, Jon-Andri; Upreti, Bishnu; Jiménez Zamora, Elizabeth; Zimmermann, Anne (2012). What makes development-oriented research partnerships effective? Looking back to move forward. In: International Conference on Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland. Bern: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

Pohl, Christian; Zimmermann, Anne (2012). The very slow publication process of a paper on transdisciplinary research. In: International Conference on Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland. Bern: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

Upreti, Bishnu Raj; Zimmermann, Anne; Debele, Berhanu; Cissé, Guéladio (2012). Opportunities and challenges of north-south research partnerships. In: International Conferenc eon Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland. Bern: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Zimmermann, Anne; Hurni, Hans (2012). MRD's editorial policy for publishing transdisciplinary work. In: International Conference on Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland. Bern: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Pohl, Christian Erik (2012). How to get transdisciplinary work in a north-south context published: Learning form experiences. In: International Conference on Research for Development, 20.-22.8.2012, Bern, Switzerland. Bern: Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

2011

Rossini, Manuela; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Zimmermann, Anne (2011). Peer Review Processes for Transdisciplinary Articles: A Reflection on Journals' Practices. In: Td-conference 2011: Evaluation of Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research - Experiences and Reflections on Best Practices. Bern, Schweiz. 14.-16.09.2011.

Hurni, Hans; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin; Thibault, Marlène (eds.) (2011). Mountain Research and Development, 31(1-4). International Mountain Society

2010

Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Hurni, Hans (September 2010). MRD's role as a journal with a global community of peers and readers: Sound knowledge for local to global sustainable mountain development (Unpublished). In: Perth II, Global Change and the World's Mountains Conference. Perth, UK. 26.-30. September 2010.

Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Wachs, Theodore; Hurni, Hans (September 2010). Bringing results to fruition through publication: An analysis of a peer-reviewed, open access and context-focused journal's editorial practice. In: td-conference: Implementation in Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research, Practice and Teaching. Geneva, Switzerland. 15.-17. September 2010.

Michel, Claudia; Heim, Eva Maria; Herweg, Karl Günter; Zimmermann, Anne B.; Breu, Thomas (2010). Making research relevant to policy-makers, development actors, and local communities: NCCR North-South report on effectiveness of research for development (NCCR North-South Dialogue 23). Bern, Schweiz: NCCR North-South

Pohl, Christian; Rist, Stephan; Zimmermann, Anne; Fry, Patricia; Gurung, Ghana S.; Schneider, Flurina; Ifejika Speranza, Chinwe; Kiteme, Boniface; Boillat, Sébastien; Serrano, Elvira; Hirsch Hadorn, Gertrude; Wiesmann, Urs Martin (2010). Researchers' roles in knowledge co-production: experience from sustainability research in Kenya, Switzerland, Bolivia and Nepal. Science and public policy, 37(4), pp. 267-281. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.3152/030234210X496628

Hurni, Hans; Wachs, Ted; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin; Thibault, Marlène (eds.) (2010). Mountain Research and Development, 30(1-4). International Mountain Society

Heim, Eva Maria; Michel, Claudia; Zimmermann, Anne; Breu, Thomas; Messerli, Peter; Herweg, Karl; Salmi, Annika (2010). Partnership Actions for Mitigating Syndromes (PAMS): Experience with a transdisciplinary tool in the NCCR North-South programme (Unpublished). In: Transdisciplinarity Net Conference. Geneva, Switzerland. 15.-17. September 2010.

Herweg, Karl Günter; Rist, Stephan; Liniger, Hanspeter; Prasuhn, Volker; Schneider, Flurina; Ledermann, Thomas; Fry, Patricia; Zimmermann, Anne; Hurni, Hans; Wiesmann, Urs Martin (2010). Transdisciplinarity – An Option for Applied Landscape Ecology in Complex and Uncertain Contexts. Erde, 141, pp. 321-339. Gesellschaft für Erdkunde zu Berlin

2009

Hurni, Hans; Wachs, Ted; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin; Thibault, Marlène (eds.) (2009). Mountain Research and Development, 29(1-4). International Mountain Society

Michel, Claudia; Heim, Eva; Zimmermann, Anne (2009). Evaluating Integration. Research contributions for a gender sensitive migration policy: Research contributions for a gender sensitive migration policy (Unpublished). In: Td-Conference 2009: Integration in Inter- and Transdisciplinary Research: Forging Collective Concepts, Methods and Practices - Changing Structures. Bern, Switzerland. 19.11.-21.11.2009.

Hurni, Hans; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Zimmermann, Anne; Wachs, Theodore (2009). Editorial. Mountain Research and Development, 29(1), pp. 3-4. Boulder, Colo.: International Mountain Society 10.1659/0276-4741-29.1.3

Wachs, Theodore; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Thibault, Marlène (2009). Editorial. Mountain Research and Development, 29(3), p. 201. Boulder, Colo.: International Mountain Society 10.1659/mrd.2903

2008

Hurni, Hans; Wachs, Ted; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Price, Martin; Thibault, Marlène (eds.) (2008). Mountain Research and Development, 28(1-4). International Mountain Society

Pohl, Christian; Rist, Stephan; Zimmermann, Anne; Fry, Patricia; Gurung, Ghana S.; Schneider, Flurina; Ifejika Speranza, Chinwe; Kiteme, Boniface P.; Boillat, Sébastien; Serrano, Elvira; Hirsch Hadorn, Gertrude; Wiesmann, Urs (2008). The Roles of Researchers in Co-producing Knowledge. In: International Conference on Research for Development (ICRD 2008). Pre-conference Proceedings University of Bern, Switzerland, 2-4 July 2008. NCCR North-South Dialogue: Vol. 21 (p. 79). Bern: CDE / NCCR North-South

Wymann von Dach, Susanne; Zimmermann, Anne; Hurni, Hans (2008). Editorial. Mountain Research and Development, 28(1), p. 3. Boulder, Colo.: International Mountain Society 10.1659/0276-4741(2008)28[3:E]2.0.CO;2

Hurni, Hans; Wachs, Ted; Zimmermann, Anne; Wymann, Susanne; Thibault, Marlène; Iseli-Felder, Monika (2008). Editorial. Mountain Research and Development, 28(3/4), pp. 188-189. Boulder, Colo.: International Mountain Society 10.1659/0276-4741-28.3.188

2007

Rist, Stephan; Chidambaranathan, Mani; Escobar, Cesar; Wiesmann, Urs; Zimmermann, Anne (2007). Moving from sustainable management to sustainable governance of natural resources: The role of social learning processes in rural India, Bolivia and Mali. Journal of rural studies, 23(1), pp. 23-37. Oxford: Pergamon 10.1016/j.jrurstud.2006.02.006

2004

Rist, Stephan; Zimmermann, Anne; Wiesmann, Urs Martin (2004). From epistemic monoculture to cooperation between epistemic communities: Lessons learnt from development research. In: Bridging Scales and Epistemologies. Millenium Assessment

  • td-net (Network for Transdisciplinary Research)
  • Schweizerische Akademische Gesellschaft für Umweltforschung und Ökologie (SAGUF)
  • Mountain Partnership
  • Mountain Research Initiative (MRI)
  • Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN)