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Curriculum Vitae Pia Heike Johansen Associate professor Danish Centre for Rural Research, Department of Environment and Business Economics, University of Southern Denmark, Niels Bohrs Vej 9, 6700 Esbjerg E-mail: piaj@sam.sdu.dk Tlf. +4565504224

Relevant education Post educational management course: Head of Study and Management, 2011. Research Leader Course 2015. PhD, University of Southern Denmark, 2007 MSc Sociology, Aalborg University, Denmark, 2003

Employment 2013-2014 Guest researcher at Nordland Research Institute Bodø, Norway 2012-present: Associate professor, Danish Centre for Rural Research, Department of Environment and Business Economics, University of Southern Denmark 2010-2013: Head of Study Sociology and Cultural Analysis, Faculty of Business and Social Sciences, University of Southern Denmark 2010-2012: Post.doc, Danish Centre for Rural Research, Department of Environment and Business Economics, University of Southern Denmark 2007-2010: Assistant professor 2003-2007: PhD student 2001-2003: Research assistant

Managerial experience research – projects with external funding last five years 2015-2019: CollectiveImpact project Rethinking Land Consolidation, CollectiveImpact/Realdania 2014-2015: Betydningen af urbane fødevarebevægelser for landdistriktsudvikling, Danish Ministry for Housing, Urban and Rural Affairs. 2013-2014: Rural tranquility in a visual and auditive perspective, Danish Research Council FSE research stay abroad 2013: Nydanskere og udlændinges beskæftigelse og integration på landet, Danish Ministry for Housing, Urban and Rural Affairs. 2013: 68 landsbyer fem år senere, Danish Ministry for Housing, Urban and Rural Affairs 2010-2011: Det der betyder noget på landet, Danish Ministry of Welfare 2010-2011: Potentialer for udvikling af Rudkøbing Havn, Langeland Municipality and RealDania

Other managerial experience 2007-2013: Coordinator of Network for Female Researchers within Business and Social Science at University of Southern Denmark 1994-2000: Director of landscape gardener firm and organic farm with 14 employees 1991-1994: Head of Department at private landscape gardener firm Henning Hoffmann.

Scientific research areas Urban-rural interdependence, Nature, landscape and rural community development, Philosophy of science, Experience based knowledge and social change, Informal interaction and learning.

Current professional activities Boardmember Danish Sociology Member of the scientific commitee for the RealDania CollectiveImpact project on Rethinking land consolidation Coordinator of cross disciplinary research team for the RealDania CollectiveImpact project on Rethinking land consolidation

Supervision: 2013- : PhD supervisor for Hannibal Hoff. Title of the PhD project: Alternative food systems – Alternative crowds - An investigation of food movements’ use of social media within a crowd theory framework

Teaching experience Political Sociology, Cultural Sociology and analysis, Organizational Sociology

Publications last 5 years Laursen, L.H., Frølund, M. And Johansen, P.H. (2015): Landsbyklynger som udviklingsstrategi. Muligheder og barrierer. Aalborg Universitet. Hjalager, A-M, Johansen, P.H. and Rasmussen, B. (2015): Informing regional food innovation through lead user experiments: The case of blue mussels. British Food Journal 117 (11) Johansen, P.H and Chandler, T.L. (2015): Mechanisms of Power in Participatory Rural Planning. Journal of Rural Studies 40 12-20 Johansen, P.H, Hoff, H. And Jørgensen, A.G. (2015): Land og By og Mad. CLF report series 42/15 Johansen, P.H. and Chandler, T.L. (2014): 68 landsbyer 5 år efter. CLF report series 30/14 Johansen, P.H. (2014): Green Care – Social entrepreneurs in the agricultural sector. Social Enterprise Journal 10 (3). Johansen, P.H., Nielsen, S.P.P. and Larsen J.H. (2014): Mangfoldighed på landet. CLF series 38/14 Johansen, P.H. (2013): Contemporary rural imitation – A Tardian analysis of five Danish rural parishes Social and Cultural Geography Vol. 14. 1 2013 80-102 Hjalager, A-M and Johansen, P.H. (2012): Food tourism in protected area: Sustainability for the producer, the environment and tourism? Journal of Sustainable Tourism 21(3) Johansen, P.H. and Nielsen, N. C. (2012): Bridging between the regional degree and the community approaches to rurality - A suggestion for a definition of rurality for everyday use Land Use Policy Vol. 29. 12 781-788 Johansen, Pia Heike (2011): Rudkøbing Havn i nutiden og i fremtiden. En undersøgelse af det erhvervs- og bosætningsmæssige potentiale for Langeland Kommune ved udviklingen af Rudkøbing Havn CLF Report 11/2011 Johansen, P.H and Thuesen, A.A. (2011): Det, der betyder noget for livet på landet ... - en undersøgelse af positiv landdistriktsudvikling i form af befolkningsfremgang i et landsogn i hver af de fem regioners yderområder. CLF Report 6/2011


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