Grodnitskaya Irina Dmitrievna, born 9 March, 1959 in the town of Salair, Guryevsky District, Kemerovo Oblast, Russia. Graduated from Krasnoyarsk State University (KSU) (in 2006 KSU being included to Siberian Federal University), Faculty of Biology and Chemistry, with a specialty in Biology and qualification Biologist, in the city of Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia (1983). Candidate (PhD, 1996), Associate Professor (2005), Doctor of Biological Sciences (2013) in Ecology (Biology). PhD thesis: «Rol' Epifitnoy Mikroflory v Patogeneze Seyantsev Khvoynykh v Pitomnikakh» (The Role of Epiphytic Microflora in Pathogenesis of Conifer Seedlings in Nurseries), Krasnoyarsk, V. N. Sukachev Inst. For., Rus. Acad. Sci., Sib. Br., 1996 (in Russian). DSc. thesis: «Ekologo-Mikrobiologicheskaya Indikatsiya i Bioremediatsiya Pochv Estestvennykh i Narushennykh Lesnykh Ekosistem Sibiri» (Ecological and Microbiological Indication and Bioremediation of Soils in Natural and Disturbed Forest Ecosystems of Siberia), Krasnoyarsk, 2013 (in Russian). The Head for the Laboratory of Microbiology and Ecological Biotechnology at Federal Research Center, Krasnoyarsk Scientific Center, Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch, V. N. Sukachev Institute of Forest, Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch (since 10 January 2017 to present time), Associate Professor for the Department of Ecological and Chemical Examination of Goods (at the present time – Department of Merchandising and Examination of Goods) in Krasnoyarsk State Trade-Economic Institute (KSTEI) (in 2013 KSTEI being included to Siberian Federal University) (2001-2013, part-time), in the city of Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia. Expert in soil microbiology, phytopathology, ecological biotechnology (microbial bioremediation), microbial biogeochemistry (cycles of carbon and nitrogen, including greenhouse gases). Member of interregional public organization (NGO) of V. V. Dokuchaev Soil Scientists’ Society (2008) and Y. A. Ovchinnikov Russian Society of Biotechnologist. Supervise and teach bachelor and master course students in the Siberian Federal University, and post-graduate students in V. N. Sukachev Institute of Forest, Russian Academy of Sciences, Siberian Branch. Participant of more than 70 Russian national and International scientific conferences. Cooperates with Russian and foreign (Kazakhstan, Germany) researchers. Since 2008 conducts research in permafrost zone of the Northern Siberia under German-Russian Agreement (AVI-IF SB RAS): definition of participation of microorganisms in the greenhouse gases (CH4 and CO2) emission on the Samoilovsky island (delta of Lena river). Participates in the German-Russian CarboPerm project. Author and co-author of more than 120 scientific publications, including more than 40 in peer-reviewed journals. Co-author of the book «Raznoobrazie i Dinamika Lesnykh Ekosistem Rossii» (The Diversity and Dynamics of Forest Ecosystems of Russia). Book. 2 / Ed. A. S. Isaev, Moscow: Partnership of Sci. Publ. KMK, 2013 (in Russian with English title and abstract).
Papers in eLibrary.ru (Rus. Sci. Cit. Index) – 63
Total eLibrary.ru citations – 281; eLibrary.ru Hirsch index – 9.
Papers in Scopus – 24
Total Scopus citations – 74; Scopus Hirsh index – 5.
Total Web of Science Core Collection citations – 67
Web of Science Core Collection Hirsh index – 5.