Soil sustainability - PhD studentships

PhD studentships associated with the soil sustainability programme. These are listed below in order of their starting date.

Title Student Period
An investigation into the prokaryotic diversity of UK forest soils using high throughput sequencing Theresa Hudson,
University of Exeter
Impact of nitrogen deposition on the microbial activity and composition in forest soils Emma Thorpe,
University of Essex
Carbon turnover in forest and grassland soils - will global warming turn carbon sinks into sources? Eleanor Swain,
University of Newcastle
TBA Antia Villada,
University of Reading
Soil fauna diversity under Short Rotation Forestry: Impacts and Responses Nalika Rajapaksha,
University of Central Lancashire
Nutrients budget of forest ecosystems in Great Britain Emile Mwenge,
University of Reading