Irina Varganova

Irina Varganova

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Position: Research Assistant

E-mail: IVarganova@binran.ru

Phone number: +7 (812) 372-54-08

Research interests:

  • Resources of aspen forests: ecology, succession after cutting, fire or grassland.
  • Impacts of environmental education and use arboretums in education.

Keywords: Reforestation, medicinal plants, ancestors of domesticated plants, field trips, arboretums

Education and work experience:

2009 – graduated from St. Petersburg State University, Department of Geobotany and Plant Ecology.
2016 – graduated from the postgraduate school of the St. Petersburg State University.

2011 – Research Engineer, St. Petersburg State University.
2012-2016 – Assistant at the Department of Botany, Herzen Russian State Pedagogical University.
2016-2017 – Environmental Engineer, Eco-Express Service LLC.
2017 – until now – Methodologist, State Budgetary Educational Institution «St. Petersburg City Palace of Youth Creativity».
2018 – until now – employee of the Komarov Botanical Institute RAS.

Grants and research projects:

Other projects:

  • 2019. «Measures for environmental protection, coastal area, characteristics of vegetation» for – «Nord Stream 2 AG».
  • 2016. Project 3.1.2 «Organization and holding of competitions in educational and research activities for graduate students and young scientific and pedagogical workers of the university» of the program of strategic development of the university – the Competition of grant support for research work of graduate students and young scientific and pedagogical workers of the Herzen Pedagogical University – research work of graduate students and young scientific and pedagogical workers without a degree.
  • 2015. Project 3.1.3 «Grant support for academic mobility of graduate students and young scientific and pedagogical workers of the Russian State Pedagogical HerzenUniversity: creating conditions for securing graduate students and young scientific and pedagogical workers at the university» – Internship at the Institute of Biology and Soil Science of the Far Eastern Branch Russian Academy of Sciences. Topic: «The role of aspen (Populus tremula L.) in the restoration of vegetation after anthropogenic disturbances».

Conferences and workshops:

Expeditions:

  • Leningrad region.
  • Arkhangelsk region.
  • Murmansk region.
  • Karelia.
  • Krasnoyarsk region.
  • Irkutsk region.
  • Buryatia.

Scientific-organizational and teaching activities:

Selected publications:

Varganova I.V., Tikhodeeva M.J., Lebedeva V.C. Heterogeneity of forest phytocenoses with the participation of aspen in the Stolby reserve, Krasnoyarsk Territory. Izvestia: Herzen University Journal of Humanities and Sciences. 2015. 178: 108-114. [In Russian]

Morozov G.A., Varganova I.V. Comparison of the structure of aspen forests formed in the clearings (Kirov region). Izvestia: Herzen University Journal of Humanities and Sciences. 2015. 178: 114-118. [In Russian]