Academic And Professional Service

Academic And Professional Service

University Service

2013- Associate Dean of Research, Barber School of Arts and Sciences
2012- Acting-Director, Institute for the Species at Risk and Habitat Studies
2013 Member, Executive Committee on Research, UBC
2012-2013 Member, Dean's Advisory Committee on Promotion and Tenure
2009-2012 Chair, Biology Curriculum Review Committee
2009-2011 Chair, Biology Graduate Program Committee
2009-2011 Biology Graduate Coordinator
2011 Member, merit and PSA Review Committee
2011 Member, Committee for the Review of Biology Curricula of Universities in Greece
2010 Member, Biology Workload Equity Committee
2010 Member, UBC Animal Care Committee
2007-2009 Research Coordinator, University of Guelph Arboretum
2007-2009 Chair, Arboretum Research Associates Committee
2007-2009 Chair, Department Graduate Program Development Committee
2007-2008 Member, College Tenure and Promotion Committee
2007-2009 Member, Guelph Institute for the Environment
2005-2008 Member, Department Chair's Advisory Council
2005-2008 Member, College Core Curriculum Development Committee
2005-2007 Organizer, EcoLunch Discussion Group
2005-2006 Member, Department Graduate Program Committee
2005 Member, Department Tenure and Promotion Committee
2004-2005 Member, Biocomplexity Faculty Search Committee
2004 Member, Department Chair Search Committee
2003 Member, Microbial Ecologist Faculty Search Committee
2001-2003 Chair, Growth Facilities Development Committee
2002. 2001-2002 Member, Plant Ecologist Faculty Search Committee
2003. 2001-2003 Member, B.Sc. (Environmental Science) Program Committee
1999-2004 Member, Plant Biology Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
1999-2004 Academic Advisor, B.Sc. Ecology Major
1999-2000 Member, College Awards Committee
1997-2000 Member, Growth Facilities Development Committee
1997-2000 Chair, Department Awards Committee

Editorial Positions and Referee Activities

2009-present (& 2002-2005) Editor Ecology Letters
2006-present Subject Editor Ecology
2006-present Subject Editor Ecological Monographs
2003-present Editorial Board Pedobiologia
2008-2010 Subject Editor Functional Ecology
2003-2005 Associate Editor EcoScience
2002-2004 Editorial Board Biol Fertil Soils
2005-2006 Member, Ontario Graduate Fellowships Committee
2002-2005 Member, Discovery Grant Selection Committee 18
(Evolution and Ecology), Natural Sciences and Engineering
Research Council of Canada
2007 Referee, Tenure and Promotion, UBC, Vancouver
2004 Referee, Tenure and Promotion, UBC, Vancouver
2004 Referee, Tenure and promotion, U. Northern Arizona
2003 Referee, Tenure and Promotion, UBC, Vancouver
2000 Referee, Tenure and Promotion, U. Montana

A regular reviewer of manuscripts submitted to a wide variety of ecology, plant, microbiology, and soils journals, and also many national and international granting agencies.

Society Positions and Memberships

2010-2011 President, International Soil Ecology Society
2008-2009 President-elect, International Soil Ecology Society
2007-present Planning and Development Committee, International Mycorrhiza Society
2006-present Member, Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution
2006-present Member, International Mycorrhiza Society
1995-present Member, Ecological Society of America
1991-present Member, International Soil Ecology Society

Symposia Organized

2011 Klironomos (Program Organizer and local organizer) International Soil Ecology Society Biennial Meeting. UBC Okanagan, Kelowna, BC.
2006 McCann, K. and Klironomos, J. (co-organizers) Peter Yodzis Colloquium in Fundamental Ecology (Theme-Biodiversity: Structure And Function).
University of Guelph, Guelph, ON.
2005 Powell, J.R, Wolfe, B.E. and Klironomos, J.N. (co-organizers) Ecological Society of America Meeting. Theme: Mutualists as parasites: How mutualistic are mutualists? Montreal, QC.