Mgr. Veronika Jílková, Ph.D.

Job Position: Research Scientist - Laboratory of soil 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: 24 records
Jílková V. (2020) Soil respiration in temperate forests is increased by a shift from coniferous to deciduous trees but not by an increase in temperature Applied Soil Ecology 154 : Article number 103635.
DOI: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2020.103635
Jílková V., Jandová K., Cajthaml T., Devetter M., Kukla J., Starý J., Vacířová A. (2020) Organic matter decomposition and carbon content in soil fractions as affected by a gradient of labile carbon input to a temperate forest soil Biology and Fertility of Soils 56 : 411–421.
DOI: 10.1007/s00374-020-01433-4
Jílková V., Jandová K., Vacířová A., Kukla J. (2020) Gradients of labile carbon inputs into the soil surrounding wood ant nests in a temperate forest Biology and Fertility of Soils 56 : 69–79.
DOI: 10.1007/s00374-019-01402-6
Jílková V., Straková P., Frouz J. (2020) Foliage C:N ratio, stage of organic matter decomposition and interaction with soil affect microbial respiration and its response to C and N addition more than C:N changes during decomposition Applied Soil Ecology 152 : Article number 103568.
DOI: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2020.103568
Angst G., Mueller C.W., Prater I., Angst Š., Frouz J., Jílková V., Peterse F., Nierop K.G.J. (2019) Earthworms act as biochemical reactors to convert labile plant compounds into stabilized soil microbial necromass Communications Biology 2 : Article number 441.
DOI: 10.1038/s42003-019-0684-z
Ardestani M.M., Jílková V., Bonkowski M., Frouz J. (2019) The effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi Rhizophagus intraradices and soil microbial community on a model plant community in a post-mining soil Plant Ecology 220 : 789–800.
DOI: 10.1007/s11258-019-00953-w
Heděnec P., Jílková V., Lin Q., Cajthaml T., Filipová A., Baldrian P., Větrovský T., Krištůfek V., Chroňáková A., Setälä H., Tsiafouli M., Mortimer S., Kukla J., Frouz J. (2019) Microbial communities in local and transplanted soils along a latitudinal gradient Catena 173 : 456-464.
DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2018.10.043
Jílková V., Jandová K., Sim A., Thornton B., Paterson E. (2019) Soil organic matter decomposition and carbon sequestration in temperate coniferous forest soils affected by soluble and insoluble spruce needle fractions Soil Biology and Biochemistry 138 : Article number 107595.
DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2019.107595
Jílková V., Vohník M., Mudrák O., Šimáčková H., Frouz J. (2019) No difference in ectomycorrhizal morphotype composition between abandoned and inhabited nests of wood ants (Formica polyctena) in a central European spruce forest Geoderma 334 : 55-62.
DOI: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2018.07.040
Šimek M., Borůvka L., Baldrian P., Bryndová M., Devetter M., Drábek O., Elhottová D., Háněl L., Houška J., Hynšt J., Chroňáková A., Jílková V., Konvalina P., Kopecký J., Kopecký M., Koubová A., Kováč Ľ., Kyselková M., Lukešová A., Macková J., Malý S., Marečková M., Moudrý J., Pavlů L., Penížek V., Pižl V., Semančíková E., Schlaghamerský J., Starý J., Šimek P., Šustr V., Tajovský K., Tejnecký V., Tkadlec E., Tuf I., Tůma J., Uhlík O., Vosátka M., Zádorová T. (2019) Živá půda: biologie, ekologie, využívání a degradace půdy. Praha: Academia, 789 s.
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.

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

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