Associayte Professor in Terrestrial Ecosystems and Environmental Change
PhD - University of Bayreuth, Germany (2002)
BSc Hons - University of St. Andrews, UK (1997)
Orcid ID: 0000-0001-9244-639XResearcher ID: M-3049-2013
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me on twitter (@JASubke)PhD studentships available! Drivers of the terrestrial methane sink under land use changeManaging 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")
"Mycorrhizal drivers of SOM formation and decomposition"; NERC-NSF Standard Grant 2017-2020, PI
"Will more productive Arctic ecosystems sequester less soil carbon? A key role for priming in the rhizosphere (‘PRIME-TIME’)"; NERC standard grant, 2016-2020, Co-I
"Permafrost catchments in transition: hydrological controls on carbon cycling and greenhouse gas budgets"; NERC, Co-Investigator (http://www.project-hydra.net/), 2012-2016.
Editor for Biogeosciences
Consulting Editor for Plant and Soil
Member of NERC Life Sciences Mass Spectrometry Facility Steering Group
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).
Response of biogeochemical cycles in terrestrial ecosystems to changes in environmental conditions, including: - Climatic Change - Human land use - Perturbations from pollution
Environmental controls on biotic CO2 flux dynamics
Plant-soil interactions at the boreal treeline
Plant-soil interactions in the decomposition of soil carbon in the rhizosphere
Use of stable isotopes in ecology
Biotic and abiotic drivers of methane (CH4) fluxes in peatlands
Dean J, van der Velde Y, Garnett MH, Dinsmore KJ, Baxter R, Lessels JS, Smith P, Street LE, Subke J, Tetzlaff D, Washbourne I, Wookey P & Billett M (2018) Environmental Research Letters, 13 (3), Art. No.: 034024. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/aaa1fe.
Subke J (2015) Book review of: Soil Carbon; Science, Management and Policy for Multiple Benefits. Banwart SA, Noellemeyer E, Milne E (Eds.); SCOPE Series Volume 71. CABI, Wallingford, UK, 2015, xix+391pp. ISBN 978 1 78064 532 2., European Journal of Soil Science, 66 (4), pp. 835-835.
Karhu K, Auffret M, Dungait J, Fraser F, Hopkins D, Prosser J, Singh B, Subke J, Wookey P, Agren G & Hartley I (2013) Microbial adaptation to temperature increases the vulnerability of carbon stocks in Arctic and Boreal soils to climate change (Meeting Abstract) In: EGU General Assembly 2013, Munich, Germany: European Geosciences Union. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2013, 7.4.2013 - 12.4.2013, Vienna, Austria.