Professor Jens-Arne Subke


Biological and Environmental Sciences University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA

Professor Jens-Arne Subke

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About me

Associate 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 

Current Projects: Stabilisation of pyrogenic carbon in tropical grasslands (NERC; 2020-2023)

Mycorrhizal drivers of formation and decomposition of soil organic matter (NERC-NSF; 2017-2020)

PRIMETIME – Will more productive Arctic ecosystems sequester less soil carbon? (NERC; 2017-2021)

Blanket bog restoration in the Flowcountry

  External Activities

Associate Editor for Biogeosciences Consulting Editor for Plant and Soil

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).

Event / Presentation

Biological environment and litter quality drive rapid decomposition in sub-arctic birch forests
The British Ecological Society
Invited presentation at British Ecological Society Annual Meeting

Carbon cycle research in Europe’s largest blanket bog
Invited seminar, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg.

Monitoring C dynamics of the Flowcountry forest-to-bog transition
Invited presentation at Special IUCN conference "Creating a Legacy for Peatlands"

Soil CO2 efflux
University of Potsdam
Keynote lecture, Potdam Greenhouse Gas Workshop: From Natural to Urban Systems. Potsdam, October 2015.

Where has all the Carbon gone?
University of Stirling
Public presentation (Pint of Science), Bridge of Allan

Other Academic Activities

Subject Editor Biogeosciences

Professional membership

British Ecological Society
The British Ecological Society

Consulting Editor, Plant and Soil

Research programmes

Research centres/groups