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Dr Franciska De Vries - personal details

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Dr Franciska De Vries

Role: BBSRC David Phillips Fellow

Tel: +44161 306 8901

Location: Faculty of Life Sciences,A4034 Michael Smith Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT

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Biography

2015-present

BBSRC David Phillips Fellow in Soil and Ecosystem Ecology at the Faculty of Life Sciences, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom.

 

July 2014-January 2015

Maternity leave

 

2013-2015    

Faculty Fellow in Soil and Ecosystem Ecology at the Faculty of Life Sciences, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom.

 

2012-2013           

Senior Research Associate within EU-funded Ecofinders project in the Soil and Ecosystem Ecology group, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, United Kingdom.

 

2009- 2012          

Research Associate within EU-funded project SOILSERVICE in the Soil and Ecosystem Ecology group, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, United Kingdom.

 

2009      

PhD Soil Biology at the Department of Soil Quality (Wageningen University) and Alterra, Wageningen UR, Wageningen, the Netherlands (0.8 fte).

 

2003      

BSc and MSc Environmental Sciences with specialisations Soil Biology and Nature Conservation. Wageningen University, Wageningen, the Netherlands.

 

External responsibilities:

 

  • Member of the Editorial Board of Oxford Bibliographies Online Ecology
  • Trustee of the Ecological Continuity Trust
  • Member of the Advisory Board for the NERC Knowledge Exchange Programme on Sustainable Food Production
  • Member of the Editorial Board of Ecosystems
  • Associate Editor of the Journal of Ecology
  • Secretary of the Special Interest Group Plants, Soils, Ecosystems of the British Ecological Society
  • Member of the Review College of the British Ecological Society