CV Jussi Heinonsalo

Title Senior Researcher
Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, P.O. Box 503, 00101 HELSINKI
Street address Erik Palménin Aukio 1, 00560 HELSINKI
Phone number
Fax +358 29 539 3503

Fields of expertise

  • Soil microbiology

  • Plant-soil interactions

  • Soil organic matter decomposition

  • Carbon and nitrogen cycle

  • Forests and other terrestrial ecosystems


University and other degrees

  • Docent (Microbiology), 2017, University of Helsinki

  • Ph.D. (General Microbiology), 2004, University of Helsinki

  • M.Sc. (Environmental protection), 1997, University of Helsinki

Previous professional appointments

  • University of Helsinki: 2012-2017, Research fellow of Academy of Finland

  • University of Helsinki: 2009-2012, Postdoctoral researcher (funded by Academy of Finland, ICOS Finland)

  • University of Helsinki: 2005-2009, Postdoctoral researcher of Academy of Finland

  • Insinööritoimisto ECOBIO Oy: 2004-2011, Environmental consultant (full and part-time)

  • Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Nancy, France: 2000, visiting scientist

  • University of Helsinki: 1997-2004, PhD student, researcher

Other professional activities