Gergely JAKAB, PhD

Gergely JAKAB, PhD

Gergely JAKAB, PhD

invited professor

senior research fellow

honorary associate professor


E-mail: jakab.gergely[at]



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I am taking part in soil-related MSc and PhD lectures.


Soil-related research in general. With particular emphasis on soil protection and degradation. I try to quantify general pedological processes via investigating soil hydrology and organic matter changes.


Dr. habil. Earth Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University, 2017.

PhD, Earth Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University, 2009.

MSc: Agricultural engineer, Pannon University, 1997.

Academic experience

Department of Landscape Geography

2009 – lecturer

2017 – honorary associate professor

Geographical Institute RCAES

2005 – senior research fellow

Editorial board membership

Journal of Soil and Water Conservation [Q1]

Hungarian Geographical Bulletin [Q1]

Principal investigator

  • Spatial variability of eroded and deposited soil organic carbon 2012-2015
  • Bolyai fellowship of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences 2016-2018
  • Landuse affected organic carbon saturation of the pedosphere 2017-2022

Supervisor of two finished and three ongoing Ph.D. processes