Dr Jens-Arne Subke

Biological and Environmental Sciences 4B146 University of Stirling Stirling FK9 4LA United Kingdom

About me

Senior Lecturer in Terrestrial Ecosystems and Environmental Change
Overseas Advisor for Environmental Sciences

PhD - University of Bayreuth, Germany (2002)
BSc Hons - University of St. Andrews, UK (1997)

Orcid ID: 0000-0001-9244-639X
Researcher ID: M-3049-2013

My research webpage.

me on twitter (@JASubke)

PhD studentships available!
Drivers of the terrestrial methane sink under land use change
Managing soil carbon in the uplands - impact of afforestation of former pastureland
(Details of both projects)


Current Projects and PhD students


PhD students:

  • Tom Parker ("Plant - soil interactions in a greening Arctic")
  • Renée Hermans ("Greenhouse gas budget of forest-to-bog conversions in the Flowcountry")
  • Oyindamola Jackson ("Priming of soil organic matter constituents")


Current Reserch

  • "Permafrost catchments in transition: hydrological controls on carbon cycling and greenhouse gas budgets": Co-Investigator (http://www.project-hydra.net/)
  • "Biophysical drivers of methane ebullition in northern peatlands". UKPopNet/NERC funded, PI: Yit A. Teh (St. Andrews)



External Activities

  • Editor for Biogeosciences
  • Consulting Editor for Plant and Soil
  • Member of NERC Life Sciences Mass Spectrometry Facility Steering Group
  • Management Committee of EU COST Action ES0806 - Stable Isotopes in Biosphere-Atmosphere-Earth System Research


Previous positions

  • Research Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute, Department of Biology, University of York, UK (2004-2010).
  • Marie Curie Research Fellow, Department of Environmental Sciences, Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy (2002-2004).

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