Mgr. Veronika Jílková, Ph.D.

Job Position: Research Scientist - Laboratory of organic matter , Board member - Scientific council

Contact details

Phone: +420 387 775 785; +420 387 775 777
E-mail: jilkova.veronika@gmail.com
Room: NB 331, 131, 137

Description

Leader of the Laboratory of Organic Matter

Curriculum vitae

Personal Data:

* 1986

 

Affiliation and address: Biology Centre CAS, v.v.i., Institute of Soil Biology, Na Sádkách 7, 370 05 České Budějovice, Czech Republic, Phone.: +420 387 775 785, E-mail: jilkova.veronika@gmail.com

 

Current position: research scientist, postdoc

 

Academic qualification:

Ph.D. Programme STARS, Environmental Sciences, Institute for Environmental Studies, Faculty of Sciences, Charles University, Prague (2015). Supervisor: Prof. Jan Frouz

MSc. Ecology of Animals, Faculty of Sciences, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice (2011). Supervisor: Prof. Jan Frouz

BSc. Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice (2008). Supervisor: Prof. Jan Frouz

 

Research topics: Soil biology and chemistry, organic matter dynamics, forest ecosystem ecology, wood ant ecology

 

Professional experience:

2007 – till now Institute of Soil Biology, Biology Centre CAS, v.v.i.

2012 – 2016 Institute of Botany, CAS, v.v.i.

2011 – 2015 Institute for Environmental Studies, Faculty of Sciences, Charles University

2013 – 2014 Faculty of Sciences, University of South Bohemia

2013 Institute of Microbiology, CAS, v.v.i.

 

Fellowships:

2016 James Hutton Institute, Aberdeen, United Kingdom

2012 and 2015 University of Cologne, Department of Terrestrial Ecology, Cologne, Germany

2012 Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut, Braunschweig, Germany

2009 Joensuu Research Unit, Finnish Forest Research Institute, Joensuu, Finland
 

Teaching:

2012-2014 – Field practical excursion, Charles University

 

Tutor of Theses
Linhartová J. (running): Coniferous forest soils as important carbon pools. Bachelor thesis. Faculty of Sciences, University of South Bohemia.

Navrátilová D. (running): Arctic soil potential in carbon sequestration on a successional gradient. Bachelor thesis. Faculty of Sciences, University of Hradec Králové.

Dufková K. (running): Microbial activity in forest soils and its responsibility for litter decomposition. University internship. Otevřená věda.
 

Publications: 14 papers in peer-reviewed journals with IF, 1 book chapter.

Publications
Total found: 14 records
Jílková V., Cajthaml T., Frouz J. (2018) Relative importance of honeydew and resin for the microbial activity in wood ant nest and forest floor substrate – a laboratory study Soil Biology and Biochemistry 117 : 1-4.
DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2017.11.002
Jílková V., Pech P., Mihaljevič M., Frouz J. (2017) Effects of the ants Formica sanguinea, Lasius niger, and Tetramorium cf. caespitum on soil properties in an ore-washery sedimentation basin Journal of Soils and Sediments 17 : 2127-2135.
DOI: 10.1007/s11368-017-1667-7
Jílková V., Vohník M., Dauber J., Marten A., Šimáčková H., Frouz J. (2017) Low root biomass and occurrence of ectomycorrhizal exploration types in inhabited wood ant (Formica polyctena) nests in a temperate spruce forest European Journal of Soil Biology 79 : 57-62.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2017.02.005
Macková J., Jílková V. (2017) Vliv lesního hospodaření na půdní organismy Petřík P., Macková J., Fanta J. (Eds.): Krajina a lidé, Praha, Academia; Průhledy, 17; ISBN 978-80-200-2695-8 56-59.
Frouz J., Toyota A., Mudrák O., Jílková V., Filipová A., Cajthaml T. (2016) Effects of soil substrate quality, microbial diversity and community composition on the plant community during primary succession Soil Biology and Biochemistry 99 : 75-84.
DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.04.024
Jílková V., Pîcek T., Šestauberová , Krištůfek V., Cajthaml T., Frouz J. (2016) Methane and carbon dioxide flux in the profile of wood ant (Formica aquilonia) nests and the surrounding forest floor during a laboratory incubation FEMS Microbiology Ecology 92 : DOI: 10.1093/femsec/fiw141
Jílková V., Cajthaml T., Frouz J. (2015) Respiration in wood ant (Formica aquilonia) nests as affected by altitudinal and seasonal changes in temperature Soil Biology and Biochemistry 86 : 50-57.
DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2015.03.024
Jílková V., Frouz J., Mudrák O., Vohník M. (2015) Effects of nutrient-rich substrate and ectomycorrhizal symbiosis on spruce seedling biomass in abandoned nests of the wood ant (Formica polyctena): A laboratory experiment Geoderma 259-260 : 56-61.
DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2015.05.007
Jílková V., Pîcek T., Frouz J. (2015) Seasonal changes in methane and carbon dioxide flux in wood ant (Formica aquilonia) nests and the surrounding forest soil Pedobiologia 58 : 7-12.
DOI: 10.1016/j.pedobi.2014.12.001
Jílková V., Frouz J. (2014) Contribution of ant and microbial respiration to CO2 emission from wood ant (Formica polyctena) nests European Journal of Soil Biology 60 : 44-48.
Frouz J., Jílková V., Cajthaml T., Pižl V., Tajovský K., Háněl L., Burešová A., Šimáčková H., Kolaříková K., Franklin J. (2013) Soil biota in post-mining sites along a climatic gradient in the USA: Simple communities in shortgrass prairie recover faster than complex communities in tallgrass prairie and forest Soil Biology and Biochemistry 67 : 212-225.
Jílková V., Domisch T., Horicka Z., Frouz J. (2013) Respiration of wood ant nest material affected by material and forest stand characteristics Biologia (Poland) 68 : 1193-1197.
Jílková V., Šebek O., Frouz J. (2012) Mechanisms of pH change in wood ant (Formica polyctena) nests Pedobiologia 55 : 247-251.
DOI: 10.1016/j.pedobi.2012.04.002
Jílková V., Matějíček L., Frouz J. (2011) Changes in the pH and other soil chemical parameters in soil surrounding wood ant (Formica polyctena) nests European Journal of Soil Biology 47 : 72-76.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejsobi.2010.10.002

CONTACT

Biology Centre CAS
Institute of Soil Biology
Na Sádkách 702/7
370 05 České Budějovice

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