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    Dr Simon Jeffery

    BSc.(Hon), PgC, PhD, M.I. Soil Sci.

    Reader in Soil Ecology

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    Simon is a soil microbial ecologist. His main interests are in ecosystem functioning and in particular how soil organisms drive processes and functions across a range of scales from local to global. His work has been focused on understanding such processes with the aim of harness them to the benefit of us all in terms of increasing the productivity and sustainability of our use of soils.

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    Dr Simon Jeffery is a soil ecologist with expertise in soil functions and sustainable agriculture. He has published numerous reviews and meta-analyses using a range of evidence synthesis and statistical techniques.

    Academic Department: Agriculture and Environment

    Tel: 01952 815476

    Office: AY04 Ancellor Yard

    Research profile: ORCID


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    You can contact Dr Simon Jeffery if you would like to discuss any of the following course modules:



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