Katerina Dontsova

Associate Professor

Associate Research Professor, Biosphere 2

Dr. Katerina Dontsova

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Biosphere 2


  • Environmental Organic Chemistry (ENVS 464/564)
  • Environmental Soil & Water Chemistry (ENVS 462/562)

My Research Interests

  • soil science
  • soil chemistry
  • biogeochemistry
  • geobiology
  • interactions between physical, chemical, and biological processes in soils
  • dissolution, precipitation, and sorption reactions in the soil
  • mineral-organic interactions
  • fate and transport of organic contaminants and nano-particles
  • environmental quality


  • PhD in Agronomy from Purdue University, Indiana