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. The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES): getting involved

    Schmeller, D. S., Niemela, J. & Bridgewater, P. Sep 2017 In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 26, 10, p. 2271-2275 5 p.

    Publication: Contribution to journalB1 Unrefereed journal article

  2. Re-audit of the University of Turku 2017

    Niemelä, J. K., Bladh, A., Galevski, M., Sarvaranta, L., Moitus, S. & Saarilammi, M-L. 19 Jun 2017 Re-audit of the University of Turku 2017. Helsinki: Kansallinen koulutuksen arviointikeskus (KARVI), Vol. 16, 49 p.

    Publication: Contribution to book/anthologyD2 Article in professional hand or guide book or in a professional data system, or text book material

  3. Green surge: BCD: Linkages between people and nature - Database, typology and indicators

    Vierikko, K. H., Elands, B., Goncalves, P., Luz, A. C., Andersson, E., Haase, D., Fischer, L., Kowarik, I. & Niemelä, J. K. 12 May 2017 Helsinki: University of Helsinki. 40 p.

    Publication: Book/anthologyD4 Published development or research report

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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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