prof. dr hab. Jerzy Karg

prof. dr hab. Jerzy Karg

Office: Campus A-8 Office 501
Phone: +48683282539
Email: turew@poczta.onet.pl

Affiliation:

Academic position: Associate Professor


Research interests

  • Role of insects in ecosystem functioning at agricultural landscape.
  • role of insect community in processes of energy flow and matter cycling
  • the influence of the structure of agricultural landscape on insects richness and diversity
  • trofic relationships between birds and insects in agricultural landscape

Publications (list)


Affiliations

  • 05/1964 – 04/1965    Zoological Garden in Opole
  • 05/1965 – present    Institute for Agricultural & Forest Environment PAS. Poznań
  • 1996 – 2014    Group of Wielkopolska Voivodship’s Landscape Parks. Poznań
  • 02/2010 – present    Department of Botany and Ecology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Zielona Góra, Poland, professor


Education

  • 1964 M. Sc. – biology, University of Poznań
    Thesis: topic: Water-bugs (Heteroptera) in Gliwice and Rybnik environs.
  • 1972 Ph.D, Biology
    Dissertation topic: Colorado beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineta Say) in agrocenoses of central Wielkopolska.
  • 1991 Habilitation, Biology
    The diversity of abundance and biomass of flying insects in agricultural landscape of Western Wielkopolska.
  • 1999 Biology Professor title awarded

University involvement

  • Ecology of agriculture landscape
  • Diversity of insects in agriculture landscape

Courses taught

  • Evolutionary entomology
  • Environmental entomology

Professional involvement

  • since 2005    INTECOL – member
  • since 1985    Scientific Council of the Institute of Environmental Research of Agricultural and Forest Sciences PAS in Poznań – member
  • since 2011    Scientific Council of the Institute of Dendrology PAS. Kórnik – member
  • since 1993 to 1995    Nature Conservation Committee PAS – member
  • since 2003    Committee for Ecology PAS – member
  • since 1992 to 1996    Polish Ecological Society – Vice-President,
  • since 1996    Polish Ecological Society – member of the Management
  • since 1965 to 1992    Polish Entomological Society – member
  • since 1990 to 1995    Affairs Committee of the Environmental Impact Assessment. Ministry of Environmental Protection, Natural Resources and Forestry – member
  • since 1999    Provincial Council for the Protection of Nature in Poznań – member
  • since 1986 to 1990    Provincial Committee for the Protection of Nature in Leszno – member
  • since 1991 to 1998    Provincial Commission for the Conservation of Nature in Leszno – chairman
  • since 1993 to 1998    The Supervisory Board of the Regional Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Leszno – member
  • since 1993 to 1996    Council of Scientific and Social Przemęcki Landscape Park – member
  • since 1997 to 1998    Council of Scientific and Social Complex Regional Landscape Parks Leszczynski
  • since 1991    Society of Friends of the Kościan Regioni – member of the Management Board
  • since 2000    Program Council University of the Third Age-go in Leszno – member