steering group

Chair
Dr Martin LUKAC
University of Reading School of Agriculture, Policy and Development
United Kingdom
E mail: m.lukac @ reading.ac.uk

Vice Chair
Dr Ivika OSTONEN-MARTIN
University of Tartu, Vanemuise
Estonia
ivika.ostonen@ut.ee

Coordinator of WG1
Linking belowground biodiversity to ecosystem function
Prof Douglas GODBOLD
Institute of Forest Ecology BOKU
Austria
douglas.godbold@boku.ac.at

Coordinator of WG2
Microbial and faunal functional biodiversity in belowground food-webs
Dr Johannes ROUSK
Lund UniversityDepartment of Biology
Sweden
johannes.rousk@biol.lu.se

Coordinator of WG3
Belowground biodiversity in plantations and tree crops
Dr Mauro GAMBONI
Centro Nazionale di Ricerca
mauro.gamboni@cnr.it

Coordinator of WG4
Functional diversity in forest models
Dr Gabrielle DECKMYN
Plant and Vegetation EcologySciencesUniversity of Antwerpen
Belgium
gaby.deckmyn@uantwerpen.be

STSM Coordinator
Dr Miglena ZHIYANSKI
Forest Research Institute – Bulgarian academy of sciences
Bulgaria
zhiyanski@abv.bg