Grace B. Villamor is a Senior Researcher at the Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Germany for the West Africa Science Service Center on Climate and Adapted Land use (WASCAL) program. At the same time, she is a consultant at the World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF)-Vietnam. Her research interest is in agent-based land-use models and decision-making of land managers affecting ecosystem services. Prior to that, she was involved in various biodiversity-related research projects in Southeast Asia with the ASEAN Biodiversity Center and ICRAF. She obtained her doctoral degree (Geography) at University of Bonn, Germany in 2012 and master degree (Forest Policy and Management) in the Technical University in Dresden, Germany, in 2003.