CV Annalea Lohila

Annalea Lohila

Title PhD, Senior Research Scientist


Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, Atmospheric Composition Research, P.O.Box 503 FIN-00101 Helsinki Finland

Street address Erik Palménin Aukio 1

Phone number +358 50 366 3242

Fields of expertise

  • Atmosphere-ecosystem interactions
  • GHG balances of drained peatlands
  • Carbon and nitrogen cycle in boreal ecosystems


  • Integrated Carbon Observation System (ICOS)
  • Role of upland forest soils in the regional CH4 balance: from catchment to global scales (UPFORMET)
  • RINGO (Readiness of ICOS for Necessities of Integrated Global Observations improving scientific, geographical, technological, data as well as political and administrative readiness of ICOS)
  • Improving the ecosystem services of nutrient-rich forestry-drained peatlands by adjusting the ground water level (VESI-KHK)
  • INAR RI Ecosystems

University and other degrees

  • 1998: M.Sc. (Environmental Science), University of Kuopio (currently University of Eastern Finland)
  • 2008: PhD (Environmental Science), University of Kuopio
  • 2013: Docent, University of Eastern Finland

Previous professional appointments

  • 2008- Senior researcher, Finnish Meteorological Institute
  • 2000-2007: Researcher, Finnish Meteorological Institute

Other professional activities

  • Lead author in IPCC AR6
  • Member in Finnish IPBES (The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services) (Luontopaneeli)

List of publications