Federica Larcher

Federica Larcher, PhD, Agronomist, since 2010 Assistant Professor in Horticulture, Landscape and Urban ecology in the Department of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences, University of Torino (Italy). The research activity concerns three main fields: landscape and urban ecology, green areas design, and ornamentals cultivation with a focus on interdisciplinary and participation project approaches.

The last research interested are related to the study of living wall systems and the assessment of regulating and cultural ecosystem services in urban environment.

She is reviewer for the following international journals: Acta Horticulturae, Hortscience, Landscape Research, Scientia Horticulturae, Acta Scientiarum Polonorum Hortorum Cultus, Journal of Environmental management. She is Associate Editor of Landscape Research Journal since 2015.

Since 2008 she is Member ISHS - International Society for Horticultural Science.

Councillor of the Agronomist Association of the Turin Province 2009-2012 and Councillor of SIEP–IALE – Italian IALE Chapter ‘Società Italiana di Ecologia del paesaggio’ since 2011.

E-mail: federica.larcher(at)unito.it