Nicole Schon

Scientist

E: Nicole.Schon@agresearch.co.nz

Qualifications

PhD in Ecology (Massey University).
Bsc(Hons) in Soil Science (Massey University).

Research interests & activities

  • Soil carbon incorporation and stabilisation by earthworms.
  • Role of increasing earthworm diversity to promote soil water dynamics and pasture growth.
  • Relationships between pasture management, biological diversity and soil functioning.

Awards

Morice Fieldes Award for exceptional merit of Ph.D thesis (2011)
NZAGRC Postodoctoral fellowship (2010)

AGMARDT Doctoral Scholarship (2007)