• Bachelor of Environmental Science - University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Iran
  • Master of Environmental Science - Tarbiat Modares University, Iran
  • Doctor of Philosophy – Environmental Planning and Management, University of Queensland, Australia


Karimi, A., Brown, G., and Hockings, M. 2015. Methods and participatory approaches for identifying social-ecological hotspots. Applied Geography, 9: 6-20. DOI: 10.1016/j.apgeog.2015.06.003.

Karim, A. and Brown, G. 2017. Assessing multiple approaches for modelling land-use conflict potential from participatory mapping data. Land Use Policy, 67, 253-267. DOI: 10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.06.004.

Karimi. A., Tulloch, A., Brown, G., and Hockings, M. In press. Understanding the effects of different social data on selecting priority conservation areas. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12947.