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Donald Leopold

Donald J. Leopold

Distinguished Teaching Professor and Chair

242 Illick Hall
1 Forestry Dr.
Syracuse, New York 13210

Phone: (315) 470-6760

Email: djleopold@esf.edu

Current Graduate Advisees

Current Graduate Advisees

Grete BaderGrete Bader
glbader@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: MS
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology

Alison HalpernAlison Halpern
adhalper@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold and Farrell
  • Area of Study: Ecology
  • Undergraduate Institute: Indiana University of Bloomington* (ORGANISMAL BIO)
  • Previous Graduate Study: ( )

Kristen HaynesKristen Haynes
krhaynes@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology
  • Undergraduate Institute: Cornell University

Personal Statement
My research applies genetic techniques to the question of species' vulnerability to climate change, focusing on two rare taxa endemic to the the alpine zone of New York and New England: Nabalus boottii and Nabalus trifoliolatus var. nanus.

Graduate Research Topic
Conservation of the Northeast Alpine Zone in the face of rapid environmental change.


James JohnsonJames Johnson
jkjohn03@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: MPS
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology

Favorite Quote
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring. - Carl Sagan

Research interests
I am interested in how native and invasive plant species can facilitate succession on waste sites.

Location
401 Illick


Catherine LandisCatherine Landis
cllandis@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold and Kimmerer,r
  • Area of Study: Ecology
  • Undergraduate Institute: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN (ENGLISH)
  • Previous Graduate Study: SUNY-ESF (Environ Science )

Toby LissToby Liss
trliss@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Conservation Biology

Kali MattinglyKali Mattingly
kzmattin@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: MS
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology
  • Undergraduate Institute: Transylvania University

Links
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Graduate Research Topic
Identifying microclimate factors for and invasive species impacts on the federally-listed threatened plant Rhodiola integrifolia subsp. leedyi (Crassulaceae), Leedy's roseroot


Alex PetzkeAlex Petzke
apetzke@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Conservation Biology

Matthew ReganMatthew Regan
mjrega01@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: MS
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology

Jessica SavilleJessica Saville
jmsavill@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold and Newman,l
  • Area of Study: Ecology

Robert SmithRobert Smith
rlsmit08@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: MS
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology

Justine WeberJustine Weber
juweber@syr.edu

  • Degree Sought: PHD
  • Graduate Advisor(s): Leopold
  • Area of Study: Ecology


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