Jari Niemelä


Description of research and teaching

urban ecology, biodiversity conservation and management, socio-ecological issues

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Curriculum Vitae

see separate file

Latest publications

  1. Impacts of residential infilling on private gardens in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area

    Ojala, E. A. K., Niemelä, J. K. & Yli-Pelkonen, V. J. 1 Jan 2017 Green Landscapes in the European City, 1750-2010. Clark, P., Niemi, M. & Nolin, C. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, p. 71-86 16 p. (Routledge studies in modern European history)

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyA3 Contribution to book/other compilations (refereed)

  2. The use of knowledge in evidence-informed voluntary conservation of Finnish forests

    Salomaa, A., Paloniemi, R., Hujala, T., Rantala, S., Arponen, A. & Niemela, J. Dec 2016 In : Forest Policy and Economics. 73, p. 90-98 9 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

  3. Initiatives towards Carbon Neutrality in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area

    Dahal, K. & Niemelä, J. K. 18 Jul 2016 In : Climate . 4, 3, 16 p., 36

    Publication: Contribution to journalA1 Refereed journal article

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Latest activities

  1. Opponent of Osmo Heikkala, Univ of Eastern Finland

    Niemelä, J. (Opponent)
    18 Aug 2016

    Activity: ExaminationOpponent of doctoral dissertation

  2. Chairman of the Advisory Board of BiodivERsA ERA-NET

    Niemelä, J. (Participant)
    1 Jan 201631 Dec 2018

    Activity: Other

  3. Frontiers in ecology and evolution (Journal)

    Niemelä, J. (Member of editorial board)
    1 Jan 2015 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditor of research journal

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Latest prizes

  1. Tiedonjulkistamisen valtionpalkinto

    Jari Niemelä (Recipient), 12 Sep 2012

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Latest projects


    Niemelä, J. & Kulonpalo, J.


    Project: Research projectDevelopment, _Research

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