Elena Glazkova

Elena Glazkova

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Academic degree, academic title: Ph.D.

Position: Senior Researcher

E-mail: elena.glazkova@binran.ru

Research interests:

  • Study of vascular flora of extra-tropical regions of Eurasia.
  • Plant taxonomy.
  • Island biogeography.
  • Biological invasions.
  • Plant conservation.

Keywords: Flora, vascular plants, taxonomy, islands, phytogeography, plant ecology, invasive species, plant conservation

Education and work experience:

1990-1995 Leningrad (St. Petersburg) State University, Biological faculty, the Department of Botany, student.
1995 graduate with honors degree from the Leningrad State University: M.S. Qualification: Biology-Ecology-Botany. Diploma thesis: Flora of the Kurgalsky Peninsula (Leningrad Region).
1995-1999 Postgraduate course in St.Petersburg State University, postgraduate student.
1999 Candidate Biol. Sci. (Ph.D) from the St. Petersburg State University. Thesis: Flora of the Islands of the Eastern Gulf of Finland: structure and analysis. Supervisor: DSc (Biol.), Prof. R.V. Kamelin.

2000-2011 Research Scientist of the Department of Herbarium of Higher Plants of the Komarov Botanical Institute RAS
. 2011 until now Senior researcher of the Komarov Botanical Institute RAS.

Grants and research projects:

Project leader or principal investigator:

  • 2011, 2005-2009 Personal grants from the Finnish Ministry of the Environment within the Russian-Finnish Program on the development of stable forestry and conservation of biological diversity in NW Russia Investigations of vascular plant flora on the islands in Vyborg Bay.
  • 2008. Personal travel grant from U.S. Forest Service International Programs, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Forest Service, Robert Whittaker Travel Fellowship for research The Influence of Climate Change on Sea Bird Colonization and Vegetation Patterns of Small Marine Islands in Alaska.
  • 2007. Personal grant from the Finnish Foundation of Nature for the research project: Study of the cormorant impact on the vegetation cover of the islands in the Gulf of Finland.
  • 2006-2007. Personal grants from Russian Science Support Foundation (RSCI.RU) in the nomination PhD scientists 2006-2007.
  • 2005-2007. RFBR 05-04-49658- Flora and vegetation of the islands of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea (within Russia).
  • 2005. RFBR grant 05-04-63009- Organization and conduct of an expedition on study of the flora and vegetation of the islands in the Eastern Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea.
  • 2004. Personal grant for young scientists from the St. Petersburg Government, Committee on Science and Higher Education PD04-1.4-30 Flora of the islands of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea (within Russia).

Member of research team:

  • 2020. State contract GK 41-20 (Government Institution Directorate of Specially Protected Natural Areas of St. Petersburg BIN RAS) Preparation of the manuscript of a monograph on the reserve Western Kotlin.
  • 2017-2019. Basic Research Program of RAS Presidium I.21 P Biodiversity of Natural Systems. Biological Resources of Russia: Assessment of the State and Fundamentals of Monitoring.
  • 2016-2019. State contracts on the preparation of Red Data Book of the Leningrad Region (Government Institution Directorate of Forest management of the Leningrad Region BIN RAS).
  • 2016-2018. State contracts on the preparation of and Red Data Book of St. Petersburg (Government Institution Directorate of Specially Protected Natural Areas of St. Petersburg BIN RAS).
  • 2012-2013. Program of the President of the Russian Federation for the support of leading scientific schools, NSH 7000.2012.4: Biodiversity of vascular plants of Eurasia: flora, systematics, geography, evolution.
  • 2012. State contract 27, 13.06.2012 (Government Institution Directorate of Specially Protected Natural Areas of St. Petersburg BIN RAS) Survey of localities of vascular plants, lichens, fungi and bryophytes recorded in the Red Data Book of the St. Petersburg.
  • 2009-2011. Basic Research Program of RAS Presidium Inventory of biological diversity of Russia (2. Inventory of diversity of of plant world), subprogram Biodiversity: inventory, functions, conservation.
  • 2006-2008. Basic Research Program of RAS Presidium Biodiversity and dynamics of gene pools. Project: Biodiversity of vascular plants of Russia.
  • 2006-2008. RFBR grant 06-05-78062-d Publication of the monograph Natural environment and biological diversity of the archipelago Berezovye Islands (Gulf of Finland).
  • 2007. State contract 322 (Government Institution Directorate of Specially Protected Natural Areas of St. Petersburg BIN RAS) Inventory of the locations of vascular plants included in the Red Data Book of Nature of the St. Petersburg.
  • 2007. Grant of St. Petersburg Scientific Center Preparation for the publication of the monograph Natural environment and biological diversity of the Berezovye Islands archipelago (Gulf of Finland).
  • 2005. Grant of St. Petersburg Scientific Center D 78-25.02.05-10 Completion of comprehensive research and assessment of the ecological state of the natural environment of the Regional Nature Reserve Berezovye Islands.
  • 2004. Grant of St. Petersburg Scientific Center D 3919/05/04.0026 Completion of comprehensive research and assessment of the ecological state of the natural environment of the Regional Nature Reserve Berezovye Islands.
  • 2003-2005. Program of the President of the Russian Federation for the support of leading scientific schools, NSH 2198.2003.4 Systematics, geography and evolution of vascular plants of Eurasia.

Conferences and workshops:

Organizing committee:

  • International conference Study of the flora of Eastern Europe: achievements and prospects and Workshop on mapping the distribution areas of vascular plants for the Atlas of Flora of Europe (AFE). Russia, St. Petersburg, May 23-28, 2005. Secretary of the organizing committee and chairman of the AFE workshop.

Attendee:

  • The 10th International Conference on Biodiversity Research. Latvia, Daugavpils, April 24-26, 2019. Oral presentation.
  • International Conference. The Gulf of Finland Science Days Facing our Common Future. Finland, Helsinki, November 13-14, 2019. Poster presentation.
  • XIV Congress of the Russian Botanical Society and conference Botany in the modern world. Dagestan, Makhachkala, June 18-24, 2018. Oral presentation.
  • The third Interregional Conference Specially Protected Natural Areas of Regional Importance: Management Problems and Development Prospects. Russia, St. Petersburg, April 6-7, 2017. Oral presentation.
  • The 9th International Conference on Biodiversity Research. Latvia, Daugavpils, April 26-28, 2017. Oral presentation.
  • International Workshop Forest ecosystems and their protection. Sweden, Gotland, Visby, July 8, 2017. Oral presentation.
  • International conference From small scales to large scales the Gulf of Finland. Science Days 2017. Estonia, Tallinn, October 9-10, 2017. Poster presentation.
  • Gulf of Finland Trilateral Scientific Forum. Finland, Helsinki, November 30 - December 1, 2016. Poster presentation.
  • The Gulf of Finland Trilateral Co-operation Scientific Forum. Estonia, Tallinn, November 17-18, 2015. Poster presentation.
  • The VII International Conference Research and conservation of biological diversity in Baltic Region. Latvia, Daugavpils, April 25-27, 2013. Oral presentation.
  • The Fifth Workshop of the Macrophyte Experts of the HELCOM Red List Project. Sweden, Askö, March 21-23, 2012.
  • International Conference Baltic Flora and Fauna. Latvia, Daugavpils, April 27-2, 2007. Oral presentation.
  • International Conference Research and Conservation of Biological Diversity in the Baltic Region. Latvia, Daugavpils, April 2022, 2005. Oral presentation.
  • International conference Study of the flora of Eastern Europe: achievements and prospects and Workshop on mapping the distribution areas of vascular plants for the Atlas of Flora of Europe (AFE). Russia, St. Petersburg, May 23-28, 2005. Oral presentation.
  • Russian-American Botanical Conference New Roots for the XXI century. USA, Pennsylvania, Chambersburg, September 19-23, 2005; Minnesota, Chaska, September 24-27, 2005. Oral presentation.
  • Russian-American Workshop on the use of GIS in specially protected natural areas of Russia. USA, July-August 2003.

Professional memberships:

Expeditions:

  • NW Russia (Leningrad Region, especially islands and coastal areas of the Gulf of Finland).
  • Far East (the Kuril Islands).
  • USA, Alaska (Pacific islands).
  • Finland, Baltic States, Sweden (especially islands and coastal areas of the Baltic Sea).
  • Northern Caucasus.

Editorial activity:

Editorial board member:

  • Monograph Regional Complex Nature Reserve Vyborgsky. St. Petersburg, 2019. 200 p.
  • Proceedings of the XIV Congress of the Russian Botanical Society and the conference Botany in the modern world (Makhachkala, June 18-24, 2018). Vol. 1: Systematics of higher plants. Flora and geography of plants. Plant conservation. Paleobotany. Botanical education. Makhachkala, 2018. 384 p.
  • Monograph Natural environment and biological diversity of the Berezovye Islands archipelago (Gulf of Finland). SPb., 2007. 368 p.

Scientific-organizational and teaching activities:

  • Secretary of the Commission for awarding V.L. Komarov Prize (since 2017).
  • Secretary of Scientific Workshops of the Department of Herbarium of Higher Plants (since 2015).
  • Regional coordinator (for the North-West of Russia) of the international project on mapping the areas of vascular plants Atlas Florae Europaea. Distribution of Vascular Plants in Europe (since 2003).

Selected publications:

Monographs:

Glazkova E.A., Doronina A.Yu. Vascular Plants. In: Regional Complex Nature Reserve Vyborgsky. St. Petersburg. 2019: 36-71. [In Russian]

Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of Vascular Plants in Europe. 17. Rosaceae (Sorbus). Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N., Lampinen, R. (eds.) The Committee for Mapping the Flora of Europe and Societas Biologica Fennica Vanamo. Helsinki. 2018. 132 p. (contributor)

Atlas of specially protected natural areas of St. Petersburg. Khramtsov V. N., Kovaleva T. V., Natsvaladze N. Yu. (eds.). St. Petersburg: Marathon. 2016 (2nd ed.) 176 p. (co-author)

Glazkova E. The Flora of the Islands of the Gulf of Finland. In: Gulf of Finland. A water of harmony. St. Petersburg. 2015: 187-211.

HELCOM Red List of Baltic Sea Species in danger of becoming extinct. Balt. Sea Environ. Proc. No. 140. HELCOM. 2013. 106 p. (co-author).

Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of Vascular Plants in Europe. Vol. 16. Rosaceae (Cydonia to Prunus, excl. Sorbus). Kurtto, A., Sennikov, A.N, Lampinen, R. (eds.) The Committee for Mapping the Flora of Europe and Societas Biologica Fennica Vanamo. Helsinki. 2013. 156 p. (contributor)

Glazkova E.A. Genus Gypsophila. In: Conspectus florae Europae Orientalis. 2012. Vol. 1: 248-252.

Atlas Florae Europaea. Distribution of Vascular plants in Europe. 15. Rosaceae (Rubus). Kurtto A., Weber H., Lampinen R., Sennikov A. (eds.) The Committee for mapping the Flora of Europe and Societas Biologica Fennica Vanamo. Helsinki. 2010. 362 p. (contributor)

Glazkova E.A., Tzvelev N.N. Vascular Plants. In: Natural environment and biological diversity of the archipelago Berezovye Islands (Gulf of Finland). Volkova E.A., Glazkova E.A., Isachenko G.A., Khramtsov V.N. (eds.). Chief editor N.N. Tsvelev. SPb. 2007: 140 190.

Atlas Florae Europaea. Distribution of Vascular Plants in Europe. Vol. 14. Rosaceae (Alchemilla and Aphanes). Kurtto A., Frohner, Lampinen R. (eds.).The Committee for Mapping the Flora of Europe and Societas Biologica Fennica Vanamo. Helsinki. 2007. 200 p. (contributor)

Gogland Island. Results of the survey of the natural complexes. A.R. Gaginskaya, G.A. Noskov (Eds). SPb. 2006. 76 p. (co-author).

Atlas Florae Europaea. Distribution of Vascular Plants in Europe. Vol. 13. Rosaceae (Spiraea to Fragaria, excl. Rubus). Eds. Kurtto A., Lampinen R., Junikka L. (eds.). The Committee for Mapping the Flora of Europe and Societas Biologica Fennica Vanamo. Helsinki. 2004. 320 p. (contributor)

Glazkova E.A. Flora of the islands of the Eastern Gulf of Finland: structure and analysis. St. Petersburg. 2001. 348 p. [In Russian with English summary]

Glazkova E.A., Bubyreva V.A. Flora of the Kurgalsky Peninsula. SPb. 1997. 164 p. [In Russian]

Papers:

Glazkova E.A. New data on the distribution of rare and protected species of vascular plants in the Leningrad Region and Saint Petersburg. Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of RAS. Ser. Biogeography. 2021. 2. [In Russian] (in press)

Glazkova E.A., Liksakova N.S. New and Rare Vascular Plant Species of the Kuril Islands: Distribution, Ecology, and Population Status. Contemporary Problems of Ecology. 2021. 14(2): 128137.

Glazkova E.A., Liksakova N.S. Nardus stricta (Poaceae) a new species for the flora of the Russian Far East and analysis of its distribution. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2020. 105(6): 542555. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Liksakova N.S. New and rare alien species of vascular plants from the Kuril Islands. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2020. 105(12): 12261234. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Sorokina I.A., Sukristik V.A., Filippova A.V. New localities of rare and protected species of vascular plants in the Leningrad Region and St. Petersburg. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2020. 105(7): 721730. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Liksakova N.S., Doronina A.Yu., Himelbrant D.E., Stepanchikova I.S., Ginzburg E.G., Potemkin A.D. Valuable botanical objects of the Kurgalsky Reserve (Leningrad region). 3. Coastal, aquatic and coastal aquatic biotopes. The Reserve as a key botanical area. Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of RAS. Ser. Biogeography. 2020. 1: 5 16. [In Russian]

Orlova L., Gussarova G., Glazkova E., Egorov A., Potokin A., Ivanov S. Systematics and distribution of spruce species in the North-West of Russia. Dendrobiology. 2020. 84: 12 29. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Liksakova N.S., Himelbrant D.E., Doronina A.Yu., Stepanchikova I.S., Ginzburg E.G., Potemkin A.D. Valuable botanical objects of the Kurgalsky Reserve (Leningrad region). 2. Forests, meadows, mires. Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of RAS. Ser. Biogeography. 2019. 8: 4461. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Sorokina I.A., Sukristik V.A., Leostrin A.V. New Locations of Protected Species of Vascular Plants in the Leningrad Region. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2019. 104(1): 147154. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Himelbrant D.E., Stepanchikova I.S., Doronina A. Yu., Ginzburg (Leushina) E.G., Potemkin A.D., Doroshina G. Ya., Andreev M.P. Valuable botanical objects of the Kurgalsky Reserve (Leningrad region). 1. Rare and protected species. Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of RAS. Ser. Biogeography. 2018. 8: 3760. [In Russian]

Liksakova N.S., Glazkova E.A. Vegetation and conservation value of communities and biotopes of Moschny Island (Gulf of Finland). Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2018. 103(10): 13041335. [In Russian]

Orlova L.V., Glazkova E.A. Overview of the indigenous coniferous of the islands of the Russian sector of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea. Turczaninowia. 2018. 21(2): 228256. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Finds of new and rare species in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2018. 103(12): 15881594. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. New localities of rare and protected species of vascular plants in the Leningrad Region and St. Petersburg. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2018. 103(8): 10451062. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Additions to the flora of vascular plants of the Berezovye Islands archipelago (Gulf of Finland, Leningrad region). Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2017. 102(1): 97116. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Doronina A.Yu. Additions to the flora of the Kurgalsky Peninsula and the neighboring islands in the Gulf of Finland (Leningrad region). Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2013. 98(6): 699714. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. On some rare species of vascular plants from the islands of Vyborg Bay. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2012. 97(4): 512523. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. New and rare for North-West Russia vascular plant species. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2010. 95(10): 14911493. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Ornithocoprophilic flora and vegetation of the islands in the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2009. 94(7): 9891002. [In Russian]

Quintanar A., Glazkova E., Castroviejo S. On the identity and typification of Koeleria lobata (M. Bieb.) Roem. & Schult. (Pooideae, Gramineae). Taxon. 2009. 58(2): 617620.

Quintanar A., Glazkova E., Castroviejo S. Proposal to reject the name Koeleria lobata (M. Bieb.) Roem. & Schult. (Gramineae). Taxon. 2009. 58 (2): 656.

Glazkova E.A., Glazkov P.B. Mysterious archipelago in the Gulf of Finland. Priroda. 2007. 1: 5566. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. The impact of colonial sea birds on the vegetation cover of the islands in the Gulf of Finland (within Russia). Acta Biologica Universitatis Daugavpiliensis. 2007. 7(2): 121128.

Glazkova E.A. New data on the distribution of Bidens frondosa (Asteraceae) in Russia. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2006. 91(11): 17491752. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Tzvelev N.N. Some rare and critical plant species from Kotlin Island (Gulf of Finland). Novitates Systematicae Plantarum Vascularium. 2006. 38: 252271. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A., Gusarova G.L. A note on Euphrasia salisburgensis Funck s.l. (Scrophulariaceae) from the islands of the Gulf of Finland. Novitates Systematicae Plantarum Vascularium. 2006. 38: 226-228. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Beta maritima (Chenopodiaceae) a new species for the flora of Russia. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2006. 91(1): 3445. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Bidens frondosa (Asteraceae) a new adventive species for the flora of North-West of Russia and the history of its settlement in Eastern Europe. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2005. 90(10): 15251540. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Floristic finds on the islands and the northern coast of the Gulf of Finland. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2004. 89(7): 11821187. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. Comparative analysis of island floras in the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2002. 87(2): 3447. [In Russian]

Glazkova E.A. The genesis of the flora of the islands in the Eastern Gulf of Finland. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2001. 86(11): 7380. [In Russian]