dr. Jerry van Dijk
J.vanDijk2@uu.nl
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Jerry van Dijk is Assistant Professor Restoration Ecology and Biodiversity Conservation at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at Utrecht University. His research and teaching focus on understanding the impact of environmental change on ecosystem processes and use that knowledge to protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity.

Scientific expertise
restoration ecology
peatland biogeochemistry
agri-environmental management
biodiversity conservation

Study on the impact of climate and land-use change on Dutch meadowbirds. Transdisciplinary study with Water Control Board Stichtse Rijnlanden
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Academic positions

Assistant professor Restoration Ecology and Biodiversity Conservation
Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, Utrecht University

2009 - present

Coordinator research cluster Landscape Ecology, Restoration Ecology and Nature Conservation
Research School for Socio-Economic and Natural Sciences of the Environment

2009 - present

Postdoctoral fellow NWO Water grant
Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, Utrecht University

2008 - 2009

Postdoctoral fellow NWO GaMON grant
Environmental Biology, Institute of Environmental Sciences, Leiden University

2005 - 2008

 

Academic education

Teaching qualification
Utrecht University

2012

PhD in Biology
Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University Amsterdam

2006

SENSE Diploma for specialized PhD training
Research School for Socio-Economic and Natural Sciences of the Environment

2006

MSc in Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Earth Sciences, VU University Amsterdam

1999

Propaedeuse Earth Sciences
Faculty of Earth Sciences, VU University Amsterdam

1996

 

Other positions

Consultant Sustainable Water Management and Ecology
Van Kleef Engineering Firm, Vugt

2004-2005

 

Editing and reviewing

  • Associate editor of Landschap, Dutch Journal for Landscape Science
  • Editor-in-chief of Landschap, Dutch Journal for Landscape Science
  • Associate editor of Landschap, Dutch Journal for Landscape Science

2012-present
2009-2012
2008-2009

Reviewer for Applied Soil Ecology, Conservation Biology, Environmental Pollution, European Journal of Soil Biology, Journal of Ecology, Land, Plant and Soil, Soil Biology & Biogechemistry, Environmental Science and Policy

 

Current membership of expert panels and working groups

  • Expert group Cultural history and Ecology of the Peat Meadow District, Water Control Board Hoogheemraadschap De Stichtse Rijnlanden
  • Expert group Sustainable Agriculture, Natuur- en Milieufederatie Utrecht
  • Coordinator research cluster Landscape Ecology, Restoration Ecology and Nature Conservation, Research School for Socio-Economic and Natural Sciences of the Environment

 2015-present

 2014-present
 2009-present

 

Memberships

  • Society for Conservation Biology
  • International Association of Landscape Ecologists (Netherlands chapter)
  • International Mire Conservation Group
  • Dutch-Flemish Association for Ecology (NECOV)
  • Dutch Institute for Biology (NIBI)
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All publications
  2017 - Other output
J. van Dijk (15.02.2017) Introducing trait-based approaches in community- and restoration ecology
J. van Dijk (15.02.2017) Session organizer 'Trait-based approaches in community- end restoration ecology'
  2016 - Scholarly publications
Roeling, I.S., van Dijk, J., Eppinga, M.B., Fujita, Yuki & Wassen, M.J. (2016). N:P-ratio en diversiteit in soortenrijke graslanden. Landschap, 33 (1), (pp. 19-22) (4 p.).
Schaminée, Joop H J, Dekker, J.N.M., van Dijk, J., Dorland, Edu, van het Groenewoud-Groot, M & van Tooren, B.F. (2016). Biodiversiteit werkt. Landschap, 33 (1), (pp. 1-75) (75 p.).
van der Vliet, Roland, van Dijk, J. & Wassen, M.J. (2016). Het belang van open landschap voor vogels. Landschap, 33 (4), (pp. 211-218).
  2016 - Other output
J. van Dijk (24.09.2016) Het belang van bodemleven voor nutriëntencycli en plantengroei
J. van Dijk (03.03.2016) The university in the region: local partnerships for a sustainable society [De universiteit in de regio: lokale partnerships voor een duurzame samenleving]
  2015 - Scholarly publications
Bakker, Martha M., Alam, Shah Jamal, van Dijk, Jerry & Rounsevell, Mark D. A. (2015). Land-use change arising from rural land exchange - an agent-based simulation model. Landscape Ecology, 30 (2), (pp. 273-286) (14 p.).
Bakker, Martha, Alam, Shah Jamal, van Dijk, Jerry, Rounsevell, Mark, Spek, Teun & van den Brink, Adri (01.05.2015). The feasibility of implementing an ecological network in The Netherlands under conditions of global change. Landscape Ecology, 30 (5), (pp. 791-804) (14 p.).
Van Der Vliet, Roland E., van Dijk, J. & Wassen, M.J. (2015). Openheid en dichtheden van weidevogels - Kwantificering van landschapskarakteristieken. Landschap, 32 (1), (pp. 39-47) (9 p.).
van der Vliet, Roland, Oquiñena Vallluerca, Imanol, van Dijk, Jerry & Wassen, Martin (2015). EU protection is inadequate for a declining flyway population of Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa - mismatch between future core breeding areas and existing Special Protection Areas. Bird Conservation International, 25 (1), (pp. 111-125) (15 p.).
Van Dijk, Jerry, Van Der Vliet, Roland E., De Jong, Harm, Zeylmans Van Emmichoven, Maarten J., Van Hardeveld, Henk A., Dekker, Stefan C. & Wassen, Martin J. (2015). Modeling direct and indirect climate change impacts on ecological networks - a case study on breeding habitat of Dutch meadow birds. Landscape Ecology, 30, (pp. 805-816) (12 p.).
  2015 - Other output
J. van Dijk (13.01.2015) Ecosystem restoration in a changing climate
J. van Dijk (02.08.2015) Modeling direct and indirect climate change impacts on key habitat of grassland birds: a case study on breeding habitat of Dutch meadow birds
Roeling, I.S., Wassen, M.J., van Dijk, J. & Eppinga, M.B. (29.10.2015). Understanding the role of plant traits and their plasticity in N:P stoichiometry and competition. (3 p.). Nieuwsbrief Onderzoeksprogramma Biodiversiteit .
  2014 - Scholarly publications
Alam, S.J., Bakker, M.M., Karali, E., van Dijk, J. & Rounsevell, M.D. (2014). Simulating the expansion of large-sized farms in rural Netherlands - A land exchange model. In Shah Jamal Alam & H. Van Dyke Parunak (Eds.), Multi-Agent-Based Simulation XIV - International Workshop, MABS 2013 Saint Paul, MN, USA, May 6–7, 2013 Revised Selected Papers (pp. 115-128) (14 p.). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.
Bootsma, Margien C., Vermeulen, Walter J V, Van Dijk, Jerry & Schot, Paul P. (01.01.2014). Added value and constraints of transdisciplinary case studies in environmental science curricula. Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, 21 (3), (pp. 155-166) (12 p.).
  2014 - Other output
J. van Dijk (25.06.2014) Modeling global change impacts on breeding habitat quality of four meadow bird species (poster presentation)
  2013 - Scholarly publications
de Snoo, G.R., Herzon, I., Staats, H., Burton, R.J.F., Schindler, S., van Dijk, J., Lokhorst, A.M., Bullock, J.M., Lobley, M., Wrbka, T., Schwarz, G. & Musters, C.J.M. (2013). Toward effective nature conservation on farmland: Making farmers matter. Conservation Letters, 6 (1), (pp. 66-72) (7 p.).
  2012 - Scholarly publications
Dekker, J.N.M., ten Cate, B., van Dijk, J., Dirkx, J., van Oostenbrugge, R.J. & van Egmond, P. (2012). New knowledge for a new nature policy. Landschap, 29 (1), (pp. 45-51) (7 p.).
van Dijk, J., Robroek, B.J.M., Kardel, I. & Wassen, M.J. (2012). Combined effects of nitrogen enrichment, sulphur pollution and climate change on meadow vegetation N:P stoichiometry and biomass. Biogeochemistry, 111 (1-3), (pp. 139-150) (12 p.).
van Dijk, J., Robroek, B.J.M., Kardel, I. & Wassen, M.J. (2012). Gecombineerde atmosferische depositie en klimaatverandering. Mogelijke effecten op laagveenmoerassen. Landschap, 29 (4), (pp. 197-206) (10 p.).
  2011 - Scholarly publications
Lokhorst, A.M., Staats, H. & van Dijk, J. (2011). What's in it for Me? Motivational Differences between Farmer's Subsidised and Non-Subsidised Conservation Practices. Applied Psychology, 60 (3), (pp. 337-353) (17 p.).
Noordijk, J., Musters, C.J.M., van Dijk, J. & de Snoo, G.R. (2011). Vegetation development in sown field margins and on adjacent ditch banks. Plant Ecology, 212 (1), (pp. 157-167) (11 p.).
van Oostenbrugge, R.J., Egmond, P.M., Dekker, J.N.M., van Dijk, J. & Duel, H. (2011). Special Issue Natuurverkenning. Landschap, 28 (4).
van Oostenbrugge, R.J., Egmond, P.M., Jorritsma, I.T.M., Dekker, J.N.M., van Dijk, J. & Duel, H. (2011). Kijkrichtingen in turbulente tijden. Landschap, 28 (4), (pp. 159-159) (1 p.). Redactioneel.
  2011 - Professional publications
van den Berg, I., van Dijk, J., Farla, J.C.M., van Laerhoven, F.S.J. & van Rijnsoever, F.J. (2011). Peer feedback bij de Bachelor thesis. Eindrapport didactische aanpak. (26 p.). Utrecht: Centrum voor Onderwijs en Leren.
  2010 - Scholarly publications
De Snoo, G.R., Lokhorst, A.M., van Dijk, J. & Staats, H. (2010). Benchmarking biodiversity performances of farmers. In N. Boatman, M. Green, J. Holland, J. Marshall, A. Renwick, G. Siriwardena, B. Smith & G. De Snoo (Eds.), Agri-environment schemes - what have they achieved and where do we go from here? (pp. 311-318) (8 p.). Warwick, UK.
Lokhorst, A.M., van Dijk, J., Staats, H., van Dijk, E. & Snoo, G. (2010). Using tailored information and public commitment to improve the environmental quality of farm lands: An example from the Netherlands. Human Ecology, 38 (1), (pp. 113-122) (10 p.).
Moors, E., Hutjes, R., Dolman, H., Vermaat, J., Kuikman, P. & van Dijk, J. (2010). Toekomstbeeld broeikasgasbalans van het Nederlandse landschap. Landschap, 27, (pp. 111-114) (4 p.).
Noordijk, J., Musters, C.J.M., van Dijk, J. & de Snoo, G.R. (2010). Invertebrates in field margins: taxonomic group diversity and functional group abundance in relation to age. Biodiversity and Conservation, 19 (11), (pp. 3255-3268) (14 p.).
van der Vliet, R.E., van Dijk, J. & Wassen, M.J. (2010). How different landscape elements limit the breeding habitat of meadow bird species. Ardea, 98 (2), (pp. 203-209) (7 p.).
van Dijk, J. & van der Molen, D. (2010). Speciale uitgave: "Waarheen met het Veen?". Landschap, 27 (3).
van Dijk, J., Dolman, H., Hutjes, R., Kuikman, P., Moors, E. & Vermaat, J. (2010). Speciale uitgave: Broeikasgasemissies uit Nederlandse landschappen. Landschap, 27 (2), (pp. 55) (1 p.).
  2010 - Other output
J. van Dijk (17.10.2010) Interactive effects of nitrogen enrichment, sulphur pollution and increased drying-rewetting dynamics on fen meadow vegetation productivity and nutrient dynamics (poster presentation)
  2009 - Scholarly publications
Noordijk, J., Lokhorst, A.M., van Dijk, J., Musters, K., Staats, H. & Snoo, G. (2009). Boeren over weidevogelbescherming. Landschap, 26 (2), (pp. 83-90) (8 p.).
van Dijk, J., Koenders, M., Rebel, K.T., Schaap, M. & Wassen, M.J. (2009). State of the art of the impact of climate change on environmental quality in The Netherlands. A framework for adaptation. (56 p.). Utrecht: Dutch National Research Programme Knowledge for Climate.
  2008 - Scholarly publications
de Blust, G., van Dijk, J., Beekman, F., Kempenaar, A., Schouten, M., Turnhout, E. & van der Zouwen, M. (2008). Gezocht: andere methoden en nieuwe partners. Landschap, 25 (4), (pp. 187-191) (5 p.).
van Dijk, J. (2008). Vernatting in het westelijk veenweidegebied. Landschap, 25 (1).
  0 - Other output
J. van Dijk () Interview voor het tijdschrift Landschap
J. van Dijk () Radio interview: Het afschaffen van Nationale Landschappen en de gevolgen van de natuur
J. van Dijk () Television interview Keuringsdienst van Waarde about the environmental impact of peat harvesting for horticulture
J. van Dijk () Television interview: Het afschaffen van Nationale Landschappen en de gevolgen daarvan op natuur

Older publications

2008

  • Joldersma, R., Van Dijk, J., Guldemond, A., Visser, A., Lokhorst, A.M., van Paassen, A., Staats, H., de Snoo, G. (2008). Procesmonitoring Nederland WeidevogelrijkKenniskring      Weidevogellandschap, Directie Kennis, Ministerie van Landbouw, Natuur en      Voedselkwaliteit, Ede. Rapport DK nr. 2008/096.

2007

2006

  • Vincken, R.J.G., Van Dijk, J. (2006). Gemeentelijk waterplan en rioleringsplan Sint      Oedenrode. Ingenieursbureau Van Kleef, Vught.
  • Van Dijk, J. & Lokhorst, A.M. (2006) Agrarisch natuurbeheer op uw bedrijf. Serie individuele natuuradviesrapporten voor akkerbouwbedrijven. CML, Leiden.
  • Van Dijk, J., Lokhorst, A.M., Van der Vreede G., Staats, H., De Snoo, G.R. (2006). Variation in farmers' pro-environmental attitudes: behaviour and on-farm biodiversity measures as a starting point for benchmarking, 87-93. In: Beleid in transities, S. van den Burg, R. van der Ham & J. Grin (editors), SWOME/KSI, Den Haag, 150 p.
  • Van Dijk, J. (2006). The effects of increased groundwater levels on biogeochemical and ecological      characteristics of degraded peat meadows. PhD thesis Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

2005

2004

 

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Current research projects:

Plasticity of nutrient acquisition-, nutrient conservation and reproductive traits of endangered grassland plants in dependence of N:P stoichiometry

Shuqiong Wang (PhD student); Martin Wassen (promotor); Jerry van Dijk (co-promotor). China Scholarship Councel grant.

 

Biodiversity restoration in grasslands; understanding the role of plant traits and their plasticity in N:P-stoichiometry and competition

Ineke Roeling (PhD student); Martin Wassen (promotor); Jerry van Dijk (co-promotor); Maarten Eppinga (co-promotor). NWO Biodiversity Works grant

 

Finished research projects:

Climate adaptation for rural areas: Climate proofing management objectives and spatial planning of nature

Jerry van Dijk (researcher); Frank van Kouwen (researcher); Paul Schot (coordination); Martin Wassen (coordination). Knowledge for Climate grant

 

Closing in on meadow birds. Coping with a changing landscape in The Netherlands.

Roland van der Vliet (PhD student); Martin Wassen (promotor); Peter de Ruiter (promotor); Jerry van Dijk (co-promotor). UU Breedtestrategie grant

 

Interactive effects of hydrological changes, atmospheric N-deposition and SO4 pollution on phosphorus release in wetlands

Jerry van Dijk (researcher); Bjorn Robroek (researcher); Erwin Adema (researcher); Martin Wassen (coordinator). NWO Water grant

 

State of the art of the impact of climate change on environmental quality in The Netherlands: a framework for adaptation

Jerry van Dijk (researcher); Mariëlle Koenders (researcher); Karin Rebel (researcher); Martijn Schaap (researcher); Martin Wassen (researcher, coordinator). Knowledge for Climate grant

 

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Bachelor

  • Ecohydrology (GEO3-2131)
  • Bedreigde Aarde: een geowetenschappelijk perpectief (GEO2-3045)
  • Processen in milieucompartimenten (GEO1-2141)
  • Landschapsecologie en natuurbeheer (GEO-2140)
  • Milieuwetenschappelijk Adviesproject (GEO-2126)

Master

  • Individual research project (GEO-2320)
  • Master thesis (GEO4-2321)
  • Publishing your research (GEO4-2318)
  • Research in global change and ecosystems (GEO4-2319)
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