Dr Joe Quirk

Telephone: 0114 222 0093
Email: j.quirk@sheffield.ac.uk
Webpage: sites.google.com/a/sheffield.ac.uk/djb-group/home
Principal Investigator: Professor David Beerling

Career

  • 2014 - Post-doctoral Research Associate, European Research Council
  • 2011-2014 - Post-doctoral Research Associate, University of Sheffield, UK
  • 2011 - PhD, Funded by the Natural Environment Research Council, Dept. Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, UK
  • 2007 - BSc (Hons), Physical Geography, University of Sheffield, UK

Research Interests

I am interested in the role of terrestrial ecosystem evolution in global biogeochemical cycles and Earth-system processes affecting past climate and atmospheric carbon-dioxide, with particular focus on plant-mycorrhiza and mycorrhiza-substrate interactions.