Prof Davey L. Jones

Professor of Soil and Environmental Science, Associate Pro Vice-Chancellor (Grant Capture and Impact)

Contact info

Professor Davey Jones

Position: Professor of Soil & Environmental Science

Office: Environment Centre Wales (Ecosystems & Environment, 2nd floor)

Email:  d.jones@bangor.ac.uk and davey.jones@murdoch.edu.au  

Tel: 01248 382579 (from U.K.), +44 1248 382579 (International)

  1. 2021
  2. Metagenomics to determine land use effects on soil ecosystem services

    Author: Jones, B., 15 Jun 2021

    Supervisor: Griffiths, R. (External person) (Supervisor) & Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  3. ‘Agricultural policy change and the sustainability of farming in the uplands’

    Author: Arnott, D., 2 Jun 2021

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor) & Chadwick, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  4. Soil proteases: widening the bottleneck of the terrestrial nitrogen cycle

    Author: Greenfield, L., 26 May 2021

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor), Hill, P. (Supervisor), Paterson, E. (External person) (Supervisor) & Baggs, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  5. 2020
  6. The potential of biological nitrification inhibitors to suppress soil nitrification and reduce greenhouse gas emissions

    Author: Ma, Y., 10 Aug 2020

    Supervisor: Chadwick, D. (Supervisor), Jones, D. (Supervisor) & Cardenas, L. M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  7. Understanding the role of plant-microbe symbiosis in the cycling of carbon in temperate forest ecosystems

    Author: Peters, T., 9 Jun 2020

    Supervisor: Smith, A. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  8. Monitoring and analysis of the structure, function and biodiversity of soils

    Author: Seaton, F., 8 Jun 2020

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor), Robinson, D. (External person) (Supervisor) & Creer, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  9. Distribution, Diversity, and Function of Filterable Microorganisms in the Conwy River

    Author: Ghuneim, L., 2 Jun 2020

    Supervisor: Golyshin, P. (Supervisor), Golyshina, O. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  10. Effect of climate variability and extreme events on microbial activity in soils

    Author: Miura, M., 3 Mar 2020

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor) & Hill, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  11. Responses of soil biological and functional diversity to anthropogenic change from plot- to national-scales

    Author: George, P., 10 Feb 2020

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor), Robinson, D. A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Creer, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  12. 2019
  13. Hotspots and Hot Moments of Amino Acid Nitrogen: Real-time Insights Using Continuous Microdialysis Sampling

    Author: Hill, E., 8 Oct 2019

    Supervisor: Hill, P. (Supervisor), Jones, D. L. (Supervisor) & Paterson, E. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Masters by Research

  14. Understanding the Role of Wastewater in the Spread of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

    Author: Bashawri, Y. M., 30 Jul 2019

    Supervisor: Williams, P. (Supervisor), Chigor, V. N. (External person) (Supervisor), McDonald, J. (Supervisor), Williams, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  15. Dissolved organic matter (DOM) in freshwater ecosystems

    Author: Brailsford, F., 7 Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor) & Golyshin, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  16. 2018
  17. Riparian areas: Delineation and contribution to ecosystem service provision

    Author: Lozano de Sosa Miralles, L., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Jones, D. L. (Supervisor) & Williams, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  18. 2017
  19. Biotic and abiotic control of microbial community structure and activity in forest soils

    Author: Gunina, A., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  20. Greenhouse gas flux response to restoration management in UK lowland peatlands

    Author: Brown, E., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Evans, C. (Supervisor), Smith, A. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  21. The effect of slurry processing on phosporus bioavailability and mobility

    Author: Li, Y., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Chadwick, D. (Supervisor), Jones, D. L. (Supervisor) & Qing, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  22. 2016
  23. Mitigating greenhouse gases emission from cattle slurry: An approach for small-medium scale farms

    Author: Bastami, M. S., Jan 2016

    Supervisor: Chadwick, D. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  24. Understanding the impacts of changing soil temperature, water irrigation source and fertiliser types on C and N cycling in arid soils

    Author: Almulla, A., Jan 2016

    Supervisor: Roberts, P. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  25. 2015
  26. The effects of freeze-thaw cycles on the composition and concentration of low molecular weight dissolved organic carbon in Arctic tundra soils

    Author: Foster, A., 30 Nov 2015

    Supervisor: Roberts, P. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  27. Sheep urine patch nitrous oxide emissions: measurement and mitigation

    Author: Marsden, K., Jan 2015

    Supervisor: Chadwick, D. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  28. Understanding plant residue decomposition in shrubland ecosystem

    Author: Marella, V. S., Jan 2015

    Supervisor: Roberts, P. (Supervisor) & Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  29. 2014
  30. Norovirus contamination of Mytilus edulis shellfisheries : assessing the threat to human health

    Author: Winterbourn, B., 18 Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  31. Quantifying and mitigating greenhouse gas emmissions from horticultural peat soils

    Author: Taft, H., 1 Nov 2014

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  32. Transformation of peptides and amino acids in soil and plants

    Author: Magthab, E., 4 Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor), Roberts, P. (Supervisor) & Murphy, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  33. Cycling of dissolved organic nitrogen in plant-soil systems

    Author: Soomro, Z., 4 Jul 2014

    Supervisor: Jones, D. L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Master of Philosophy

  34. 2013
  35. Use of novel chitosan derivatives for the control of food-borne pathogens

    Author: Lahmer, R., 9 Jul 2013

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  36. Use of woodchip for agricultural livestock bedding

    Author: Paul, R. M. & Paul, R., 27 May 2013

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  37. Prevalence and spread of pathogenic Escherichia Coli O157 on farms in north Wales

    Author: Adam, H., 29 Jan 2013

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  38. 2012
  39. Biodiversity, ecosystem function and ecosystem service provision in saltmarsh and sand dune grasslands

    Author: Ford, H., Jan 2012

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  40. Modelling greenhouse gas emissions for the UK and overseas food production

    Author: York, E., Jan 2012

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor) & Edwards-Jones, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  41. 2011
  42. The drivers of soil organic matter turnover across spatial scales and the effect of climate change on gaseous losses of C and N from heathland systems

    Author: Mills, R., Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Emmett, B. A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  43. 2009
  44. Evaluating the use of municipal solid waste as a feedstock for in-vessel composting

    Author: Furniss, R., Jan 2009

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  45. 2008
  46. Bioremediation of poly-aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) contaminated soil by co-composting

    Author: Loick, N., Jan 2008

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  47. Impact of climate change on belowground carbon storage in the Arctic and UK

    Author: Boddy, E., Jan 2008

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  48. 2006
  49. Evaluation of vermicompost from composts for agricultural and horticultural uses

    Author: Roberts, P., Jan 2006

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy

  50. Organic acids behavior in calcareous soils

    Author: Khademi, Z., Jan 2006

    Supervisor: Jones, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy