Forest ecology boreal forest forest disturbance sustainable forest management plant biodiversity
Job/Research Area: Professor (Forest ecology and plant biodiversity)
1983 B.Sc. (with distinction) Environmental Biology, University of Calgary
1988 Ph.D. Plant Ecology, University of Calgary.
Major Responsibilities/Research Interests: The influence of natural and anthropogenic disturbances on the ecology and plant biodiversity of the boreal forest (see EMEND projects). Regeneration processes and successional dynamics of boreal mixedwood forest. Restoration ecology in northern ecosystems.
RenR 322/721 Forest ecosystems: Fall 2014 - present
RenR 299 Spring Field School: Annually since 1989