Vitae

Education

 

Ph.D.

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. 1999.
Thesis: “Growth responses in individual eastern white pine (Pinus strobus L.) trees following partial cutting treatments”
Supervisor: Dr. T.J. Blake

M.Sc.Forestry

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. 1987.
Thesis: "The effect of stand density on stem and crown characteristics and their relationship to stemwood production in young jack pine stands"
Supervisor: Dr. V.G. Smith

B.Sc.Forestry
(Honours)

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. 1984.

 

 

Professional Employment

2012-

Professor, Tree Measurements and Statistics, SUNY ESF

2004-2012

Associate Professor, Tree Measurements and Statistics, SUNY ESF

1999-2004

Assistant Professor, Tree Measurements and Statistics, SUNY ESF

1990-1995

Tutor, Forest Management, University of Toronto, Faculty of Forestry

1989-present

Forestry Consultant, Eddie Bevilacqua and Associates

1988-1990

Research Officer II, University of Toronto, Faculty of Forestry

1987-1988

Research Associate, ABL Forest Science Inc.

1987

Research Officer, University of Toronto, Faculty of Forestry

 

 

Awards

 

2007

HP Technology for Teaching Higher Education Grant

1998-1999

University of Toronto Open Fellowship

1997-1998

University of Toronto Open Fellowship

1997-1998

Class of 5T2 Prize, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto

1996-1997

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), C.F.S. Supplement

1996-1997

Class of 5T2 Prize, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto

1995-1997

NSERC Postgraduate Research Award (2-year award)

1995-1996

Graduate Fellowship in Forestry Supplement, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto

1995

Faculty of Forestry Award for Teaching Excellence

1993

Faculty of Forestry Award for Teaching Excellence

1985-1986

NSERC Postgraduate Research Award

1984-1985

NSERC Postgraduate Research Award

1984

Ontario Professional Foresters Association Prize, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto

1983

B. Harper Bull Conservation Fellowship Award, Metro Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

1983-1984

Edward Elsworth Johnson Undergraduate Forestry Scholarship, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto

1980-1981

R.W. Lyons Admissions Scholarship, Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto

1980

Ontario Scholar