Personal website

Welcome to my personal website.
I have joined to the Social, Economic and Geographical Sciences Group at the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen, Scotland (UK), as a MDT Fellow  in Natural Capital Accounting. 

Formerly, I was a Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Environmental Social Sciences (Environmental Economics cluster) of the Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology), and a Marie Curie  Intra-European Post-doctoral Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and The Environment of the London School of Economics and Political Sciences.

Research interest
  • Ecosystem services and natural capital accounting.
  • Integrated environmental and economic land use change and management modelling 
  • Ecosystem services dynamics and trade-offs in forest ecosystems.
  • Hydro-economic modelling.
  • Interdisciplinary approaches to natural resources management and policy.
Contact details

Paola Ovando Pol, PhD

Social, Economic and Geographical Sciences Group

James Hutton Institute

Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen AB158QH


Profile at the James Hutton Institute