Permafrost Carbon Network

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Network Organization and Management:

 

Dr. Edward (Ted) A.G. Schuur

Northern Arizona University, USA

Ted is the Principal Investigaor of the Permafrost Carbon Network and the lead of the Permafrost Action Team. He is a professor of Ecosystem Ecology with a special focus on the response of Arcitc ecosystems in a warmer world.

  Dave McGuire  

Dr. David A. McGuire

U.S. Geological Survey, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, USA

Dave is the co-Principal Investigator of the Permafrost Carbon Network , professor of Ecology and a senior scientist at the U.S. Geological Survey. He is an expert on arctic and boreal terrestrial ecosystems in the climate system.

Christina Schädel  

Dr. Christina Schädel

Northern Arizona University, USA

Christina is the lead coordinator of the Permafrost Carbon Network and works as an Assistan Research Professor at Northern Arizona University. She performs data synthesis focused on the decomposability of permafrost carbon.

  Pep Canadell  

Dr. Josep (Pep) Canadell

Global Carbon Project, CSIRO, Australia

Pep is a steering committee member of the Permafrost Carbon Network and the Executive director of the Global Carbon Project with the goal to develop a complete picture of the global carbon cycle, including biophysical and human dimensions.

Jennifer Harden  

Dr. Jennifer Harden

U.S. Geological Survey, USA

Jen is a steering committee member of the Permafrost Carbon Network and Scientist Emeritus at the U.S. Geological Survey. Her current research focuses on carbon and nutrient cycling, with an emphasis on landscape disturbance such as permafrost degradation

  Peter Kuhry  

Dr. Peter Kuhry

Stockholm University, Sweden

Peter is a steering committee member of the Permafrost Carbon Network and professor of Physical Geography. His research mainly focuses on carbon pools in soils and peat of permafrost-affected terrain.

Vladimir Romanovsky  

Dr. Vladimir Romanovsky

Univerisity of Alaska Fairbanks, USA

Vladimir is a steering committee member of the Permafrost Carbon Network and Professor of Geophysics. He is interested in environmental and engineering problems involving permafrost and ice.

   

Dr. Merritt Turetsky

University of Guelph, Canada

Merritt is a steering committee member of the Permafrost Carbon Network and professor of Ecosystem Ecology. Her research centers on ecosystem analysis with emphasis on the interactions among soil, water, plants, and the atmosphere.

     
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Members of the Permafrost Carbon Network:

Currently, we have more than 350 members from 130 reserch institsutions located in 21 countries

The network is open for active participation. Please contact Ted Schuur or Christina Schädel if you would like to contribute data or become an active member of the network.

           

 

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