Elizabeth Linda Yuliani (Linda) has been working as a scientist at CIFOR since 2000. Her research interests are ecology, adaptation and resilience of social-ecological systems, wildlife conservation, traditional knowledge and community-based conservation, and governance of protected areas. Most of Linda's field research has been in Indonesia with a special focus on Kapuas Hulu, West Kalimantan where she has worked on various projects since 2004. She also carried out research in Jambi and in South and Southeast Sulawesi. She obtained a degree in freshwater ecology from the Bandung Institute of Technology in 1994. She was awarded a Chevening Scholarship from the UK Government to study for a master’s degree in Ecology and Environmental Management at the University of York, which she received in 1999. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in environmental science at Radboud University Nijmegen in the Netherlands.