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Juraj Balkovic

Research Scholar

Agriculture, Forestry, and Ecosystem Services Research Group

Biodiversity and Natural Resources Program


Juraj Balkovic has over 15 year experience with soil and plant science and research at national as well as international level. He joined the Ecosystems Services and Management (ESM) Program at IIASA in March 2012, as a Research Scholar. He is currently leading the Agro-Environmental Systems Group. His research includes biophysical crop modeling at regional and global scale.

Dr. Balkovic received his master's degree in 1999, and his doctorate in 2003, both in soil and plant science from the Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia. He is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the Comenius University, and has been a Research Scholar at the Soil Science and Conservation Research Institute, Slovakia.

Last update: 06 JUL 2020