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Laura  Kor

Laura Kor

  • PhD students

PhD student

Research subject areas

  • Environment
  • Geography
  • Sustainable cities & communities (SDG 11)

Contact details


Laura Kor is a PhD student in King's Department of Geography, the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, and University College London (UCL).

She is interested in applying interdisciplinary ecological and social approaches for biodiversity conservation and sustainable development. Her research focuses on the protection of useful plant species in Colombia.

Before joining King's, Laura worked as an Ecological Consultant for a global engineering and development consultancy. She holds a BSc in Biology and MSc in Ecological Management from Imperial College London.


Thesis title: 'Plant conservation in Colombia: Interdisciplinary approaches for the protection of useful plant species'

PhD Supervision

  • Primary supervisor: Terry Dawson
  • Secondary supervisor: Dr M Diazgranados
  • Secondary supervisor: Professor K Homewood

Further details

See Laura's research profile