Junfang CUI




Assistant Professor


No. 9, Block 4, Renminnanlu Road, Chengdu, 610041, People’s Republic of China  






2007: Bachelor degree from Ludong University, China

2010: Master degree of Ecology from CAS, China

2014: Ph.D from Dublin College University, Ireland

Employment Record (including international working experience )

2010.06-2010.12 Laboratory technician, Institute of Mountain Hazards & Environment, CAS, Chengdu, China

2015-present, Assistant researcher, Institute of Mountain Hazards & Environment, CAS, Chengdu, China

Running Projects

The study of soil quality in Zoige grassland



Academic Society Activities










Cui J., Tang X., Zhang W., Liu C., The effects of timing of inundation on soil physical quality in the water-level fluctuation zone of the Three Gorges Reservoir region, China, Vadose Zone Journal, 2018, 17(1),1-12

Cui J.*, Nicholas M. Holden, The effect of grassland management history on soil carbon response to slurry and urea, Open Access Library Journal, 2017, 4,

Cui J. and Holden N.M., The Relationship between Soil Microbial Activity and Microbial Biomass, Soil Structure and Grassland Management, Soil & Tillage Research, 2015, 146, Part A, 32-38

Cui J., Askari M.S. and Holden N.M. (2015), Grassland soil C and N stocks under temperate livestock grazing, 2015, Soil Research, 53(5), 485-493

Cui J., Askari M.S. and Holden N.M., Visual Evaluation of Soil Structure under Grassland Management, Soil Use and Management, 2014, 30(1), 129-138

Cui J., Askari M.S. and Holden N.M.Soil Carbon (Chapter 31 Relating Soil Carbon and Soil Structure to Land Use Management), Springer, 2014

Zhang W., Cheng J., Xian Q., Cui J.*, Tang X., Wang G., Dynamics and sources of colloids in shallow groundwater in lowland wells and fracture flow in slopping farmland, Water Research, 2019, 156,252-263

Wang H., Jiang Sh., Cui J*., Tang X., Hydraulic properties of Zokor mounds with different forming time in Zoige grassland. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation (in Chinese), 2018. 32(3):179-187

Cheng J., Tang X., Cui J., Effect of long-term manure slurry application on the occurrence of antibiotic resistance genes in arable purple soil (entisol), Science of the Total Environment, 2019, 647, 853-861

Askari M.S., Cui J. & Holden N.M., Evaluation of soil structural quality using VIS-NIR spectra, Soil & Tillage Research, 2015,146, Part A, 108-117

Askari M.S., Cui J. & Holden N.M., The visual evaluation of soil structure under arable management, Soil & Tillage Research, 2013, 134, 1-10