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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Jonas Volungevičius

ORCiD iD: 0000-0002-7550-7848
Mob. +370 682 15 520
 jonas.volungevicius@lammc.lt; jonas.volungevicius@gmail.com
Instituto al. 1, Akademija, LT-58344 Kėdainiai dist., Lithuania


2003–2007 PhD in physical sciences, geography, Vilnius University.

2002–2003 Geography teacher qualification, Vilnius University.

2000–2002 Master of general geography and land management, Vilnius University.

1996–2000 Bachelor of geography (eco-geography), Vilnius University.

Academic degree

2007 Doctor of Physical Sciences (Geography), dissertation “The peculiarities of soil cover territorial differentiation in the contecs of landscape structure”.

Research fields

  • Soil cover genesis and structure of natural and agroecosystems
  • Research for soil formation and soil geography
  • Soil profile diagnostics and classification
  • Soil profile morphology and its antropogenical transformation
  • Physical and chemical properties of soil profiles


Since 2019  Senior Researcher, Department of Soil and Crop Management, Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC.

Since 2012 Associated Professor, Departament of Geography and Land Management, Vilnius University.

 Memberships and affiliations with professional organisations

  • Member of the Lithuanian Geographical Society
  • Member (Chairman) of the Lithuanian Soil Science Society at the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences
  • Member of the Editorial Board of LAS scientific journal “Geologija. Geografija”
  • Member of the Commission for Agricultural, Soil and Agrochemistry at the Division of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences for LAS
  • Member of the Geography Bachelor‘s Degree Programme of Vilnius University

Involvement in programmes and projects

  • 2018–2021 European Regional Development Fund project “Quality diagnostics of biogas production by-product (digestate) for innovative use as a biofertilizer” (01.2.2-LMT-K-718-01-0053), participant.
  • 2017–2021 LAMMC long-term research programme “Productivity and Sustainability of Agricultural and Forest Soils”, participant.
  • 2015–2018 Research Council of Lithuania National Scientific Programme “Sustainability of Agro-forest and Water Ecosystems”, project “The influence of long-term contrasting intensity resources management on genesis of different soils and to other agro-ecosystems components” (AGROTVARA), participant.

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