Terrestrial Working Group Members
IASC TWG during the ASSW 2017 in Prague (Czech Republic)

Chair

Phil Wookey | United Kingdom
Biodiversity, Biogeochemistry, Carbon fluxes and cycling, Ecosystem ecology, Ecophysiology, Greenhouse gas fluxes, Herbivory, Land-freshwater coupling, Permafrost landscapes, Plant ecology, Plant-soil interactions, Soil microbial ecology
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Vice Chair

Josef Elster | Czech Republic
Microbial ecology, Stress ecophysiology of cyanobacteria and microalgae, Freshwater and terrestrial ecology
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Vice Chair

Vladimir Romanovsky | USA
Permafrost, Active layer, Ground temperature, Permafrost degradation, Climate change
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Past Chair

Inga Svala Jónsdóttir | Iceland
Plant ecology, Plant-herbivore interactions, Impact of climate change on Arctic and subarctic terrestrial ecosystems
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Andreas Richter | Austria
Microbial ecology, Terrestrial ecosystem ecology, Belowground plant-microbe interactions
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Birgit Sattler | Austria
Lakes and glacier research group
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Warwick F. Vincent | Canada
Freshwater ecosystems (lakes, rivers, wetlands), Impacts of climate change on permafrost systems
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Wei Luo | China
Phytoplankton, Microbiology, Molecular Ecology
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Mads Forschhammer | Denmark/Greenland E-mail

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Torben Christensen | Denmark/Greenland
Biogeochemistry, Carbon cycling, Terrestrial ecosystem functioning
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Otso Suominen | Finland
Animal ecology, Herbivory impacts on communities and ecosystems, Biodiversity
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Miska Luoto | Finland E-mail

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Thierry Boulinier | France
Seabird ecology, Disease ecology, Animal ecology, Parasites
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Dirk Wagner | Germany E-mail

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Karsten Piepjohn | Germany
Structural geology
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Jón Ólafsson | Iceland
Freshwater ecology, Ecosystem processes, Subarctic freshwater ecosystems and climate change
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Manish Tiwari | India
Paleoclimatology, Stable isotope geochemistry, Geology
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Ratan Kar | India
Geology, Palynology, Palaeoclimate
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Atsuko Sugimoto | Japan
Biogeoscience, Permafrost ecosystem, Methane, Shrub, Tree growth, Stable isotopes
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Takayuki Nakatsubo | Japan
Ecosystem Ecology, Plant Ecology, Microbial Ecology
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Yoo Kyung Lee | Korea
Arctic terrestrial ecology, Permafrost microbial community analysis, Interaction of microbes and plants, Succession in glacial foreland, Astrobiology
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Tae-Yoon Park | Korea
Palaeontology, Evolutionary biology, Polar geology
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Rien Aerts | The Netherlands
Global Change effects on polar ecosystem functioning, Biodiversity, Biogeochemistry, Carbon fluxes and cycling, Permafrost dynamics, Plant ecology, Plant-soil interactions, Soil microbial ecology
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Inger Greve Alsos | Norway
Arctic flora, Ancient DNA, Environmental DNA, Phylogeography, Plant ecology, Palaeobiology, Introduced species, Redlisted species
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Steve Coulson | Norway E-mail

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Piotr Glowacki | Poland E-mail

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Wieslaw Ziaja | Poland
Physical geography, Landscape ecology, Environmental implications of climate change
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João Canário | Portugal
Biogeochemistry, Permafrost, Trace-elements, Structural chemistry analysis
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Alexander Makarov | Russia E-mail

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Olga Makarova | Russia
Mites, Insects, Arctic, Arthropod communities, Mite phoresy, Temporal substrata, Systematics, Zoogenic connections of mites (with lemmings, birds), Polar deserts, Littoral & Coastal marshes, Seaweeds
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Benjamin Vinegla Pérez | Spain
Plant ecophysiology, Plant - soil interactions, Soil ecology
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Daniel Sanchez-Mata | Spain
Bioclimatology, Biogeography, Plant sociology, Vegetation classification
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Hans Linderholm | Sweden
Arctic climate change, Paleoclimate, Glacier variability
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Gabriela Schaepman-Strub | Switzerland
Artic terrestrial ecosystems, Global change, Climate change, Biodiversity, Shrubification, Remote sensing, UAV, Radiative transfer modelling, Albedo, Land surface energy budget, Arctic livelihoods, Sustainable resource use, Nature conservation
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Mary Edwards | UK
Vegetation ecology and palaeoecology (pollen, DNA, fire), Quaternary biogeography, Long-term climate history, Lake dynamics, Lake history, Thermokarst lakes, Lakes and trace gases
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Michelle Mack | USA
Plant and ecosystem ecology, Disturbance ecology, Nitrogen cycling
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Fellow 2015

Josefine Lenz | Germany E-mail

Fellow 2016

Scott Zolkos | Canada
Aquatic biogeochemistry, Permafrost-freshwater interactions
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Fellow 2017

Alevtina Evgrafova | Switzerland
Soil science, Permafrost degradation, Spatial data analysis, GIS, Environmental system assessment, Sustainable development, Ecotoxicology
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