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Independent experts nominated by country party

Jaroslava Sobocka

Prof. Dr.
First name
Last name
Nominating Country
Date of Nomination
Discipline of Expertise
Other Disciplines
Soil Science
Natural Resource Management
UN languages spoken



Geographical Focus
Job function
Assiciated Professor Dr. PhD
Department of Soil Science, Survey and Mapping
Telephone number
+421 911911985
Work experience
1. APVT-27-022602 - Urban soils ans environmental facts of living quality in cities (a case of Bratislava city)
2. Bilateral project APVV SK-CN 0036 - Change of soils in relation to urban ecosystems and environmental quality.
3. SOVEUR Project: Database of soil degradation and vulnerability for the Central and Eastern Europe. ISRIC Wageningen
4. Detection and targeted regulation of soil resources in relation to climate change. Project of the Ministry Agriculture
5. Set of regional maps of geological factors in environment - 5 regions of Slovakia
Highest Academic achievement and qualification
Dr. - Faculty of Natural Sciences, Department of Physical Gography comenius university - 1980
PhD. - Geographical institute at the Slovak Academy of Sciences
Assoc. Prof. - Agricultural University Nitra
Number of Publications
Publication titles
1. Sobocka, J., Balkovic, J., Lapin, M. 2007: A CENTURY Model using for Estimation of Soil Organic Matter Behaviour at Predicted Climate Change. Soil & Water Ros., 2, 2007 (1), pp. 11-22.
2. Sobocka, J., et. al. 2007. Urban soil (case study Bratislava). Monograph VUPOP Bratislava. 126 pp + CD annex. VUPOP Bratislava ISBN 978-8089128-39-6
3. Sobocka, J., Surina, B., Torma, S., DODOK, R. 2005: Climate Change and its possible impacts on soil resources of Slovakia. VUPOP Bratislava, 46 pp. ISBN 80-89128-15-7
4. Sobocka, J. 1999: A present status of knowledge and assesament at anthropogenic soils in Slovakia. Rostlina Vgroba 45, (5): 237-244
5. Sobocka, J., Jambor, P. 1998: Diagnostic and Location of erodible soils and anti-erosion proposals on example of SE-Danutrion lowland port. Lanscape and urban planning, 41, p. 129-123.
Other activities
1. Member of the chair committee of the slovak Agricultural Academy_x000D_
2. President of the slovak Soil Science Society_x000D_
3. Chair of the Division for Soil Science and Conservation (SAA)_x000D_
4. Member of the working groop IVSS - SUITMA_x000D_
5. Member of the working group ICOMANT - VS Soil Taxonomy
1. Diploma of the Slovak Agricultural Academy
2. Fandly Medal of the Slovak Academy of Sciences
3. Roster of Experts UNCCD
Organisation name
Soil Science and Conservation Research Institute
Organisation street address
Soil Science and Conservation Research Institute
Gagarinova 10, 827 13
Organisation city
Organisation country