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Academic Department Faculty and Staff

This list includes all faculty and staff associated with an academic department at ESF.

Faculty and Staff Contact
Abrahamson, Lawrence, Emeritus
BS, Michigan Technological University, 1964; MS, University of Wisconsin, 1967; PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1969; entomology, pathology, pesticides, vegetation management, forest insects
126 Illick Hall
labrahamson@esf.edu
315-470-6742 | 315-470-6777
Abrams, Neal, Associate Professor, Associate Chair for Undergraduate Laboratories, and Graduate Curriculum Coordinator
BS, Ithaca College, 2000; PhD, Pennsylvania State Universitympus, 2005; Inorganic chemistry, material science, renewable energy
422 Jahn Lab
nmabrams@esf.edu
315-470-6855 | 315-470-4723
Ackerman, Aidan
Assistant Professor
Room 807 Harrison Street
acackerm@esf.edu
315-470-6545
Amidon, Thomas, Professor Emeritus
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1968; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1972; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1975; biorefinery, fiber properties, paper properties, management, pulping, bleaching, de-inking
424 Walters Hall
teamidon@esf.edu
315-470-6501
Anagnost, Susan, Visiting Professor
BA, Gettysburg College, 1977; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1982; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1990; Director, Tropical Timber Information Center; wood anatomy, wood decay, microscopy
101 Baker Lab
seanagno@esf.edu
315-470-6837
Appleby, Raymond
Director, Pilot Operations
114 Walters Hall
rappleby@esf.edu
315-470-6501
Artyukhin, Alexander, Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of California-Davis, 2007; Natural products, metabolomics, sex specific metabolism, mass spectrometry, NMR, C elegans
219 Jahn Laboratory
abartyuk@esf.edu
315-470-6824
Ashmore, Faith
Administrative Assistant 1
119 Jahn Laboratory
faashmor@esf.edu
315-470-6853
Auwaerter, John, Research Scientist and Co-Director of the Center for Cultural Landscape Preservation
MA, Cornell University 1991, and MLA, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2000;
Room 811 Harrison Street
jeauwaer@esf.edu
315-470-6995
Bailie, Kate, General Chemistry Lab Coordinator
MS, SUNY College At Oswego, 2018;
419 Jahn Laboratory
kmbailie@esf.edu
315-470-6855 | 315-470-6829
Beier, Colin, Associate Professor
BS, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1999; MS, Virginia Techate University, 2002; PhD, University Of Alaska Fairbanks, 2007; forest ecosystem and landscape ecology, social-ecological systems, climate change, ecosystem services, landscape change modeling, resilience, adaptive management, resource governance, applied geoinformatics
311 Bray Hall
cbeier@esf.edu
315-470-6578
Bevilacqua, Eddie, Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
BS, University of Toronto, 1984; MS, University of Toronto, 1987; PhD, University of Toronto, 1998; sampling/inventory, biometrics, forest mensuration, growth and yield modeling, applied statistics, GIS/spatial analysis, forest ecology, landscape ecology, ecological modeling, tree-ring science, quantitative silviculture
301 Bray Hall
ebevilacqua@esf.edu
315-470-6697
Boyer, Gregory, Emeritus
AS, Reedley College, 1973; BA, University Of California-Berkeley, 1975; PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980; biochemistry and environmental chemistry, plant and algal biochemistry, chemical ecology and toxins produced by algae. environmental monitoring, including Buoy and ship-based monitoring systems for water quality
320 Jahn Lab
glboyer@esf.edu
315-470-6720 | 315-470-6825
Bridgen, Michael, Emeritus
BS, Pennsylvania State Universitympus, 1975; PhD, Michigan State University, 1979; dendrology, aerial photogrammetry, silviculture, and restoration forestry
Wanakena Campus
bridgen@esf.edu
848-2566
Briggs, Christopher
Instructor

cbrigg01@esf.edu
Briggs, Russell, Director, Div of Env Science, Distinguished Teaching Prof
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1982; AAS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1975; BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1979; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1985; forest ecology, watershed ecology, soils, ecosystem services, watershed management, forest soils, silviculture
202 Baker Lab
rdbriggs@esf.edu
315-470-6989
Brinkley, Jordan, Organic & Analytical Chemistry Lab Coordinator
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, ; MS, SUNY ESF, 2008
139 Jahn Lab
jcbrinkl@esf.edu
315-470-6855 | 315-470-6841
Brown, Tristan, Associate Professor
PhD, Iowa State University, 2014; sustainable energy law & policy; energy systems analysis; techno-economic analysis; and climate policy
302 Bray Hall
trbro100@esf.edu
Bryant, M. Margaret, Associate Professor & Interim Chair Landscape Architecture
BS, Mississippi State University, 1986; MLA, University Of Georgia, 1993; PhD, University Of Massachusetts-Amherst, 2001; urban sustainability and resilience; landscape planning; urban environmental science; urban design; ecological design; ecosystem services, physical planning, and social equity in cities; landscape conservation; climate adaptation; design theory; interdisciplinary education and practice
810 Harrison Street
mbryant@esf.edu
315-470-4929
Bujanovic, Biljana, Associate Professor Emeritus
BS, University of Belgrade, 1984; MS, University of Belgrade, 1994; PhD, University of Belgrade, 2000; chemistry of lignocellulosics and products, lignin structure and reactivity, pulping, bleaching
419 Walters Hall
bbujanovic@esf.edu
315-470-6501
Burry, William
Lecturer
307 Walters Hall
wmburry@esf.edu
315-470-4779
Carter, Emanuel, Associate Professor
BA, Cornell University, 1969; MRP, Cornell University, 1978; city planning, urban design, rural design, design history and theory
Room 805 Harrison Street
ejcarter@esf.edu
315-470-6665
Castello, John, Emeritus
BA, Montclair State University, 1973; MS, Washington State University, 1976; PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1978; plant virology, viruses and mycoplasma in urban and forest tree decline, forest pathology, microbiology, insect vectors
332 Illick Hall
jdcastello@esf.edu
315-470-6789
Caviness, Terrance
Advisor/Curriculum Assist/CLBS Assist Director
248 Illick Hall
tcaviness@esf.edu
Chatterjee, Avik
Associate Professor
220 Jahn Lab
achatter@esf.edu
315-470-4747
Chatterjee, Siddharth, Associate Professor
BT, Indian Institute of Technology - Kharagpur, 1982; MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1985; PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1987; transport phenomena, design, simulation, pollution abatement
406 Walters Hall
schatterjee@esf.edu
315-470-6501
Ciereck, Christina
Lecturer
105 Moon Library
caciereck@esf.edu
Clark, Nan
Library Clerk 3
104 Moon Library
nfclark@esf.edu
Cohen, Jonathan, Associate Professor and Graduate Director
BS, Cornell University, 1994; MS, University Of Connecticut, 1998; PhD, Virginia Techate University, 2005; wildlife ecology and management, population and habitat ecology, threatened and endangered species
403 Illick Hall
jcohen14@esf.edu
315-470-6737
Courtwright, Carol
Visiting Instructor
105 Moon Library
cacourtw@esf.edu
315-470-6636
Cousins, Joshua, Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 2016; environmental policy and governance, social and political dimensions of water, political ecology, political economy of water, green infrastructure, science and technology studies, political ecology, urban sustainability
221 Baker Laboratory
jcousins@esf.edu
315-470-6576
Cronan, Dan
Assistant Professor

drcronan@esf.edu
Crovella, Paul, Assistant Professor
BS, Cornell University, 1989; ME, Cornell University, 1990; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2017;
219 Baker Lab
plcrovella@esf.edu
315-470-6839
Curry, George
Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus
318 Marshall Hall
gwcurry@esf.edu
315-470-6544
Daley, Douglas, Associate Professor & Director of Analytical & Technical Svc
B.S., State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1982; M.S., 1984.; water resources, solid and hazardous waste management, ecological engineering, environmental restoration, phytoremediation, bioremediation, soil and water pollution, solid and hazardous waste management, environmental engineering
420 Baker Lab
djdaley@esf.edu
315-470-4760
Dann, Shari, Associate Professor
BS, Cornell University, 1983; MS, Cornell University, 1985; PhD, Michigan State University, 1993; Environmental education and interpretation; Place Based Education; conservation and natural resource education; science learning for K-12, non-formal, and adult programs; education for participatory natural resource stewardship and civic engagement; community engagement for conservation and land/watershed stewardship
215 Baker Laboratory
sldann@esf.edu
315-470-4930
Dawson, Chad
Emeritus
FNRM Bray Hall
cpdawson@esf.edu
315-470-6536 | 315-470-6567
DeBaise, Janine
Instructor
105C Moon Library
jdebaise@esf.edu
315-470-4776
DeWitt, Deborah
Senior Clerical Specialist
319 Walters Hall
dkdewitt@esf.edu
315-470-6592 | 315-470-6508
Dibble, Theodore, Professor
BS, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1987; PhD, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1992; Redox chemistry of mercury in the environment and in power plants. Chemistry of air pollution, electron beams and combustion.
421 Jahn Lab
tsdibble@esf.edu
315-470-6596
Diemont, Stewart, Associate Professor
BA, The University Of Texas At Austin, 1991; MS, University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hilll Hill, 1997; PhD, Ohio State University, 2006; systems ecology, ecological engineering, traditional ecological knowledge, Latin America, ecosystem restoration, sustainability analysis, natural wastewater treatment systems and re-use, less-developed countries, agroecology
460 Illick Hall
sdiemont@esf.edu
315-470-6760 | 315-470-4707
Dölle, Klaus, Associate Professor
BME, University of Applied Sciences Aalen, 1990; PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 2002; pulp & paper and related environmental topics, design, constructed wetlands,subsurface bioreactors, fossil energy, bioenergy, hydropower, water and waste water treatment, paper recycling, paper development, filler materials, energy savings, renewable energy & processes, engineering, machine & process design.
421 Walters Hall
kdoelle@esf.edu
315-470-6501 | 315-470-6531
Dorholt, Tyler
Lecturer, Director of the Writing, Rhetoric, and Communications Program
014A Moon Library
tfdorhol@esf.edu
Dovciak, Martin, Associate Professor
PhD, University Of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2001; Plant Ecology, Forest Ecosystems, Biodiversity, Global Change, Ecosystem Management and Restoration
459 Illick Hall
mdovciak@esf.edu
315-470-6743 | 315-470-6749
Downs, Cynthia, Assistant Professor
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2004; PhD, University Of Nevada-Reno, 2011; Animal Physiology, ecoimmunology, physiological trade-offs, organismal ecology, scaling, allometry, Ecological and evolutionary consequences of variation in physiological phenotypes
345 Illick Hall
cjdowns@esf.edu
315-470-6806
Drake, John, Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaignpaign, 2010; Tree physiology, forest ecology, global climate change, ecosystem nutrient and C cycling, soils gas fluxes, tree water use
310B Bray Hall
jedrake@esf.edu
315-470-6574
Drew, Joshua, Assistant Professor
BA, Drew University, 1998; MS, SUNY At Albany, 2000; PhD, Boston University, 2008;
343 Illick Hall
jadrew@esf.edu
Driscoll, Mark, Research Associate (Cy)
AA, SUNY College Of Technology At Delhi, 1979; BS, St. John's University-New York, 1982; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1992; environmental chemistry and radiation for environmentally friendly industrial processes
163 Baker Lab
mdriscol@esf.edu
315-470-6848
Dunkle, John, Visiting Assistant Professor
A.B. SUNY ESF 1978; B.S. Syracuse University, 1984.;
415 Baker Lab
jcdunkle@esf.edu
315-470-6633
Endreny, Theodore, Professor
B.S., Cornell University, 1990; M.S., North Carolina State University, 1996; Ph.D., Princeton University, 1999.; water resources engineering, ecological engineering, stream restoration, urban watersheds, lesser-developed countries
426 Baker Lab
te@esf.edu
315-470-6565
Engelman, Heather, Instructional Support Technician
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1995; Instructional Equipment Loans, Computing Support (FNRM), Women in Scientific and Environmental (WiSE) Professions Speaker Series, ESF's Take our Kids to Work Day Program
190 Baker Laboratory
engelman@esf.edu
315-470-4752
Farrell, John, Professor and Director, Thousand Island Bio Station
aquatic ecology, fisheries science & management, freshwater coastal wetlands, St. Lawrence River studies & Great Lakes, invasive species, restoration
250 Illick Hall
jmfarrell@esf.edu
315-470-6990
Fernando, Danilo, Associate Professor
BS, Benguet State University, 1983; MS, University of The Philippines, 1986; PhD, University of Alberta, 1996; plant structure and development, reproductive biology of conifers, pollen transformation, genomics and proteomics of pine pollen tube development, willow flowering and tissue culture, genetic diversity of rare and endangered ferns, and plant evolution, diversity and conservation.
461 Illick Hall
dfernando@esf.edu
315-470-6790
Fierke, Melissa, Professor
AA, North Arkansas College, 1988; BS, Arkansas Tech University, 1998; MS, Oregon State University, 2002; PhD, University Of Arkansas, 2006; forest entomology, forest ecology, invasive forest pests, insect-tree interactions, tree defenses
205 Illick Hall
mkfierke@esf.edu
315-470-6743 | 315-470-6809
Follett, Donna
Library Business Manager
101 Moon Library
dbfollet@esf.edu
315-470-6716
Frair, Jacqueline, Professor and Director, Roosevelt Wildlife Station
BS, Cornell University, 1994; MS, University Of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, 1999; PhD, University of Alberta, 2005; wildlife ecology and management, ecology of large herbivores and predators, animal movements, resource selection, population demography, quantitative methods in conservation, landscape ecology
257 Illick Hall
jfrair@esf.edu
315-470-4905
Francis, Raymond, Research Associate
BAS, University of Toronto, 1982; PhD, University of Toronto, 1987; bioenergy, chemical engineering, pulping
311 Walters Hall
francis@esf.edu
315-470-6501
French, Sara
Visiting Instructor
331 Marshall Hall
sfrench@esf.edu
315-470-6544 | 315-470-6548
Frese, Teresa, Administrative Assistant 1
Onondaga Community College; Syracuse University; ESF Quality of Work Life Award (CSEA), 1999.;
405 Baker Lab
tefrese@esf.edu
315-470-6633
Gavitt, Jocelyn, Visiting Instructor
BS, Cornell University, 1993; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2007;
331 Marshall Hall
jmgavitt@esf.edu
315-470-6931
Gerber, David, Visiting Instructor
Senior Vice President, Global Service Line leader - Environmental Construction Services, Arcadis; B.S. SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry 1988; Master of Engineering Management, The George Washington University, 1995; P.E. 1993;
402 Baker Lab
drgerber@syr.edu
315-470-6633
Germain, René, Professor
BS, University Of Vermontultural Colle, 1983; MBA, Boston University, 1988; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1997; forest health, policy, silviculture, forest management and operations, forest management for renewable energy, watershed management, sustainable forestry systems
316 Bray Hall
rhgermai@esf.edu
315-470-6698
Gibbs, James, Distinguished Professor
BS, University Of Maine, 1986; MA, University Of Missouri-Columbia, 1988; PhD, Yale University, 1995; herpetology, vertebrate conservation biology, genetics and ecology in birds, reptiles and amphibians, songbirds, giant tortoise, statistics, wildlife population monitoring, galapagos islands, conservation biology, ecological monitoring, population genetics, applied demography, undergraduate conservation education
404 Illick Hall
jpgibbs@esf.edu
315-470-6764
Giner, Jose, Associate Professor
BA, Brandeis University, 1979; MA, Brandeis University, 1980; PhD, Stanford University, 1990; organic and natural products chemistry, sterol synthesis, natural products
416 Jahn Lab
jlginer@esf.edu
315-470-6855
Godfrey, Anne, Assistant Professor
MLA, University Of Oregon, 2004;
Room 808 Harrison Street
acgodfre@esf.edu
315-470-4918
Green, Hyatt, Associate Professor
BS, University Of Georgia, 2005; PhD, Oregon State University, 2011; molecular microbial ecology, eDNA, microbial water quality, microbial source-tracking, SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater, forest soil nitrification, Hg-methylation
241 Illick Hall
hgreen@esf.edu
Gurarie, Eliezer, Assistant Professor
BA, Case Western Reserve University, 1998; BS, Case Western Reserve University, 1998; MS, Aix-Marseille University, 2000; PhD, University of Washingtonus, 2008; Quantitative wildlife ecology, animal movements, spatial ecology, habitat use, behavior, cognition, population ecology, statistical methods, mathematical modeling, co-production of knowledge.
241 Illick Hall
egurarie@esf.edu
315-470-6760
Hall, Myrna, Emeritus
integrating simulation modeling and geographical information systems for studying interaction between humans and their environments, natural resources management, sustainable development, graphic information visualization, foreign language communication, land use change, modeling, urban ecology, coupled human and natural systems
106 Marshall Hall
mhhall@esf.edu
315-470-6636
Hart, Rebecca
Administrative Assistant 1
212 Baker Laboratory
rhart01@esf.edu
315-470-6636
Hassett, John, Visiting Professor Emeriti
BS, University Of Maryland-College Park, 1971; MS, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1974; PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978; environmental chemistry, aquatic chemistry
321 Jahn Lab
jphasset@esf.edu
315-470-6855 | 315-470-6827
Hirsch, Paul, Associate Professor
BS, Cornell University, 1994; MS, University Of Georgia, 2003; PhD, Georgia Institute Of Technology, 2008; integrative thinking and problem-solving, water planning, biodiversity conservation, science-policy interface, environmental thought and ethics, policy analysis, public participation and decision-making, environmental valuation, complexity, participant-observation and survey methods, discourse analysis, environmental policy, climate governance, policy science divide
214 Baker Laboratory
pahirsch@esf.edu
212-656-8371
Hoffman, Robin
Associate Professor
Room 818 Harrison Street
rehoffma@esf.edu
315-470-6546
Hogan, Elizabeth
Visiting Instructor
105B Moon Library
eshogan@esf.edu
315-470-6636
Hogge, C. Thomas
Assistant Professor
224 Harrison St.
cthogge@esf.edu
315-470-6551
Hohm, Sean
Instructional Support Technician
416 Walters Hall
smhohm@esf.edu
Horton, Thomas, Visiting Professor
BA, Humboldt State University, 1986; MA, San Francisco State University, 1992; PhD, University Of California-Berkeley, 1997; mycorrhizal plant ecology, molecular ecology, ecology, fungal communities, mycology, fire ecology
427 Illick Hall
trhorton@esf.edu
315-470-6794
Im, Jungho
Adjunct Associate Professor
402 Baker Lab
ersgis@gmail.com
315-470-6633
Ivanov, Ivan, Director of the Michael Szwarc Polymer Research Institute & Professor
MS, Sofia University, 1979; PhD, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 1986; synthesis and characterization of dendrimers, hyperbranched, and other nanostructured polymers, polymer chemistry, "green" chemistry, polymer synthesis through biocatalysis, biomaterials
218 Jahn Lab
igivanov@esf.edu
315-470-6860
Jakhaia, Nino
Lecturer
105 Moon Library
njakhaia@esf.edu
315-565-3014
Johnston, Douglas, Visiting Professor
BALA, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1980; BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1979; MLA, Harvard University, 1982; PhD, University of Washingtonus, 1986; Environmental planning, land use, water resources planning and management, spatial analysis, political economy, ecological design and planning.
Room 819 Harrison Street
dmjohnst@esf.edu
315-470-6569
Johnston, Mariann, Professor and Director of Ranger School
BS, Colorado State University, 1986; MS, University Of Idaho, 1993; PhD, University Of Idaho, 2003; forest ecology, soils, biogeochemistry, forest health, silviculture
Wanakena Campus
mjohnston@esf.edu
848-2566
Kaczmar, Swiatoslav, Adjunct Professor
Vice President and Chief Scientist O'Brien and Gere Engineering; B.S., Northern Michigan University, M.S. Michigan State University, Ph.D. Michigan State University, P.E., 1985.;
415 Baker Lab
swkaczma@syr.edu
315-470-4708
Karker, Karen
Instructional Support Specialist
449 Baker Lab
kmkarker@esf.edu
315-470-6635
Kelleher, Michael
Emeritus
312 Bray Hall
mkellehe@esf.edu
315-470-6681 | 315-470-4934
Kieber, David, Emeritus
BS, Rutgers UniversityOffice, 1980; MS, University Of Delaware, 1983; PhD, University Of Miami, 1988; environmental chemistry, aquatic organic chemistry, aquatic photochemistry, chemical oceanography, atmospheric chemistry, marine microbial ecology, polar research
417 Jahn Lab
djkieber@esf.edu
315-470-6855
Kiernan, Diane, Assistant Professor
AAS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1979; BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2000; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2003; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2007; growth and yield modeling, statistical analysis
308 Bray Hall
dhkiernan@esf.edu
315-470-6536 | 315-470-6577
Kimmerer, Robin, Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1975; MS, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978; PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1982; plant restoration ecology, bryology, bryoecology, restoration ecology, ethnobotany, conservation biology and bryophyte ecology, traditional ecological knowledge
351 Illick Hall
rkimmer@esf.edu
315-470-6760
King, Maren
Associate Professor
817 Harrison Street
mfking@esf.edu
315-470-4721
Kloster, Danielle
Lecturer
303A Bray Hall
dpkloste@esf.edu
315-470-6594
Kohl, Patrice, Assistant Professor
science and environmental communication; journalism; scientists and public engagement; public perceptions, attitudes and behavioural intentions. Primarily use quantitative, survey and experimental research methods. Study public perceptions and communication in relation to subjects such as climate change, invasive species, use of advanced genetic engineering tools in conservation, space junk
221 Baker Laboratory
pakohl@esf.edu
315-470-6908
Koons, Casey
Senior Assistant Librarian
109B Moon Library
cjkoons@esf.edu
315-470-6715
Kroll, Charles, Professor
B.S., Tufts University, 1987; M.S., 1989; Ph.D., Cornell University, 1996.; stochastic and deterministic hydrology, environmental modeling, water resource systems engineering, ecological engineering, urban forestry, drought assessment, environmental systems engineering, stochastic and deterministic modeling, risk assessment, coupled human and natural systems
424 Baker Lab
cnkroll@esf.edu
315-470-6699
Kuehn, Diane, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1987; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1989; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2002; social and recreational dimensions, ecotourism and nature tourism, recreation management and research
310A Bray Hall
dmkuehn@esf.edu
315-470-6561
Kumar, Deepak, Assistant Professor
BT, Punjab Agricultural University, 2006; MTECH, Indian Institute of Technology - Kharagpur, 2009; PhD, Oregon State University, 2014;
402 Walters Hall
dkumar02@esf.edu
315-470-6501 | 315-470-6503
Kyanka, George, Emeritus
construction, applied mechanics, engineering design
220 Bray Hall
ghkyanka@esf.edu
315-470-6835
Lavrykov, Sergiy
Lecturer
412 Walters Hall
lavrykov@esf.edu
315-470-6501 | 315-470-6836
Leem, Gyu, Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of Houston, 2008; Environmental and polymer chemistry, synthetic organic chemistry, materials science, surface chemistry, light harvesting polymers, photocatalytic and/or magnetic composite materials, solar energy conversion, water remediation
217 Jahn Laboratory
gyleem@esf.edu
315-470-6853 | 315-470-4920
Leibowitz, Rachel, Assistant Professor and Co-Director of the Center for Cultural Landscape Preservation
PhD, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaignpaign, 2008; Cultural landscape studies, history of the built environment, historic preservation, public history
Room 816 Harrison Street
leibowitz@esf.edu
315-470-6537
Leopold, Donald, Distinguished Teaching Professor
BS, University Of Kentucky, 1978; MS, University Of Kentucky, 1981; PhD, Purdue University, 1984; forest and freshwater wetland ecology, conservation, and restoration, peatland ecology and conservation, local and regional controls of species richness and rarity, dynamics of plant communities as affected by man and environment, management for unique communities and rare species, dendrology, native plants, restoration ecology, rare species conservation
333 Illick Hall
djleopold@esf.edu
315-470-6784
Leydet, Brian, Assistant Professor
MPH, University Of North Florida, 2009; PhD, Louisiana State University & Agricultural & Mechan, 2014; infectious and vector-borne diseases, arthropods of veterinary and medical importance, vector biology, vector-pathogen-host interactions, disease ecology, molecular biology, epidemiology of Lyme and other tick-borne diseases
241 Illick Hall
bfleydet@esf.edu
315-470-6760 | 315-470-6942
Limburg, Karin, Distinguished Professor
BA, Vassar College, 1977; MS, University Of Florida, 1981; PhD, Cornell University, 1994; riverine fish and estuarine ecology, fisheries ecology, watershed ecology, systems ecology, ecological economics, fisheries and ecosystem science, coupled human-natural systems, biogeochemistry, fisheries ecology, ecosystem ecology, biogeochemical tracers, modeling
249 Illick Hall
klimburg@esf.edu
315-470-6741
Limpert, Christina, Assistant Professor
PhD, Syracuse University, 2013; Assistant Professor, PhD, Cultural Foundations of Education, Syracuse University Gender, schooling, and popular culture, urban community engagement and advocacy, youth climate activism, ethnographic and participatory action research, environmental cinema studies, environmental dimensions of violence and militarization, social media and public perceptions of environmental threats and ecosystem health.
213 Baker Laboratory
cmlimper@esf.edu
315-470-6722
Linehan, Cariann, Administrative Assistant 1
AA, Bryant And Stratton College-Main Syracuse, ;
202 Baker Lab
clinehan@esf.edu
315-470-6528
Liu, Shijie, Professor
BS, Sichuan University, 1982; PhD, University of Alberta, 1992; bioengineering, fermentation, kinetics, separation, pulping, bleaching, fiber properties, sustainability, biofuel, renewable chemicals, biomaterials
302 Walters Hall
sliu@esf.edu
315-470-6501 | 315-470-6885
Lomolino, Mark, Professor
BS, SUNY College At Cortland, 1975; MS, University Of Florida, 1977; PhD, Binghamton University, 1983; conservation biology, wildlife, ecology, evolution and biogeography
240 Illick Hall
island@esf.edu
315-470-6805
Luzadis, Valerie, Interim Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate School
BS, Cornell University, 1983; MS, Cornell University, 1990; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1997; ecological economics, ecosystem services, policy, social and recreational dimensions, forest management for renewable energy, watershed management, natural resources policy and values, sustainable development, renewable energy, participatory decision-making
227 Bray Hall
vluzadis@esf.edu
315-470-6980
Lynch, Shannon
Assistant Professor
458 Illick Hall
sclynch@esf.edu
315-470-4847
Malmsheimer, Robert, Professor and Associate Chair
BLA, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1986; JD, Union University, 1989; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1999; How laws and the legal system affect natural resources management, including how carbon accounting policies affect forest and natural resources.
305 Bray Hall
rwmalmsh@esf.edu
315-470-6909
Mao, Huiting, Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate and Undergraduate Programs
BS, Nanjing University, 1989; MS, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1992; PhD, SUNY At Albany, 1999; environmental chemistry, atmospheric chemistry, air quality, regional to global budgets of trace gases, long range transport, continental export, climate change
420 Jahn Lab
hmao@esf.edu
315-470-6823
Maynard, Charles, Emeritus
Research Areas of Interest plant tissue culture, genetic engineering a blight-resistant the American chestnut, conventional forest genetics & tree improvement, forest ecology, forest health, restoration ecology
216 Marshall Hall
cmaynard@esf.edu
315-470-6560
McGee, Gregory, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Director
BS, Allegheny College, 1987; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1993; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1998; ecology, management and restoration of forest ecosystems; STEM education
146 Illick Hall
ggmcgee@esf.edu
315-470-6760 | 315-470-6792
McGrath, Thomas, Instructor; Educator, Research Found; PSL Coordinator
BA, SUNY College At Oswego, 1977; MA, Syracuse University, 2011;
105A Moon Library
temcgrat@esf.edu
315-470-6725
Melnyczuk, Stephanie
Administrative Assistant 1
320 Bray Hall
smelnycz@esf.edu
315-470-6536
Meyer, Robert, Professor
BSF, University of Washingtonus, 1962; MF, University of Washingtonus, 1964; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1967;
222 Baker Lab
rwmeyer@esf.edu
315-470-6501 | 315-470-6838
Miller, Anthony
Emeritus
Room 815 Harrison Street
ajmill01@esf.edu
315-470-6551
Mirowsky, Jaime, Associate Professor
PhD, New York University, 2013; MS, New York University, 2010; environmental health, exposure assessment, air pollution, cardiopulmonary health, in vitro models, environmental noise, epidemiology, public health
316 Jahn Laboratory
jmirowsk@esf.edu
315-470-6850
Mitchell, Myron, Emeritus
BA, Lake Forest College, 1969; PhD, University of Calgary, 1974; biogeochemistry, environmental energetics
421 Baker Lab
mjmitchell@esf.edu
315-470-6765
Moore, Douglas
Technical Service Manager, College Libraries
109-3 Moon Library
dmoore@esf.edu
315-470-6723
Moran, Sharon, Associate Professor
BA, Boston University, 1981; MS, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, 1989; PhD, Clark University, 2000; environmental policy, human dimensions of water/wastewater issues, political ecology, environment-society relations, green and innovative technologies, environmental issues in post-communist countries, qualitative research methods, gender and nature, sustainability indicators, emergent technologies, environmental justice, ethical frameworks in public policy
217 Baker Laboratory
smoran@esf.edu
315-470-6690
Morin, Timothy, Assistant Professor
PhD, Ohio State University, 2017; ecosystem nutrient cycling, wetlands, biogeochemistry, carbon cycle, ecosystem greenhouse gas transport, eddy covariance/micrometeorology
417 Baker Lab
thmorin@esf.edu
315-470-4709
Hussein, Rafaat M., Associate Professor
BS, El-Azhar University, 1974; ME, Concordia University, 1978; PhD, Concordia University, 1980; Environmental sustainability and protection; climate change; hazardous wastes management and transport; water resources; sustainable agriculture and infrastructure systems; risk and vulnerability assessment, analysis and management; expert & knowledge-based systems; occupational and environmental management, safety and auditing; bio-based materials and products; applied sustainable construction.
216 Baker Lab
rmhussei@esf.edu
315-470-6833
Mountrakis, Giorgos, Professor
Dipl. Eng. National Technical University of Athens, 1998; M.S., University of Maine, 2000; Ph.D., 2004.; geographic information systems, remote sensing, spatiotemporal analysis, land cover land use change, climate change, biogeography, coupled human and natural systems
419 Baker Lab
gmountrakis@esf.edu
315-470-4824
Murphy, Cornelius, Emeritus
B.A., St. Michael's College, 1966; PhD, Syracuse University, 1970 ;
423 Baker Lab
cbmurphy@esf.edu
315-470-6963
Newman, David, Professor
BS, University Of California-Berkeley, 1977; MS, Duke University, 1985; PhD, Duke University, 1986; Forest resource economics and policy, resource and environmental economics, tax policy
309 Bray Hall
dnewman@esf.edu
315-470-6534
Newman, Lee, Associate Professor and Chair of Chemistry
AA, Atlantic Cape Community College, 1982; BS, The Richard Stockton College Of New Jerseyersey, 1987; MS, Rutgers UniversityOffice, 1989; PhD, Rutgers UniversityOffice, 1993; phytoremediation, molecular and cellular biology, horticultural therapy, food and health
117 Jahn Laboratory
lanewman@esf.edu
315-470-4937
Nowak, Christopher, Professor and Chair
AAS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1979; BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1985; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1986; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1992; vegetation management, silviculture and forest ecology, production ecology and plant ecophysiology, invasive exotic plant control, biogeography and cultural landscapes, sustainable management and certification systems
319 Bray Hall
canowak@esf.edu
315-470-6575
Owens, Ruth, Associate Librarian
BS, Colorado State University, 2008; MLIS, Syracuse University, 2010;
109C Moon Library
rmowens@esf.edu
315-470-4780
Feldpausch-Parker, Andrea M., Associate Professor
BS, Michigan State University, 2003; MS, Texas A&M University, 2006; PhD, Texas A&M University, 2010; environmental communication; science and technology communication; wildlife conservation and policy; climate change mitigation and adaptation discourse and decision-making; environmental advocacy; environmental and natural resources conflict management; qualitative and critical methods; program evaluation methods; conflict; public participation; energy;wildlife management
216 Baker Laboratory
amparker@esf.edu
315-470-6573
Parry, Dylan, Associate Professor
BS, University of Alberta, 1991; MS, University of Alberta, 1994; PhD, Michigan State University, 2000; Biological invasion, climate change, and conservation, primarily in the context of insects in forested ecosystems.
109 Illick Hall
dparry@esf.edu
315-470-6742
Pflug, Nicholas, Assistant Professor
BA, Drake University, 2003; MS, University Of Nevada-Reno, 2013; PhD, University Of Iowa, 2017; environmental chemistry, aquatic chemistry, organic chemistry, photochemistry, organic synthesis, natural products, reaction mechanisms, structure elucidation
315 Jahn Laboratory
ncpflug@esf.edu
Potteiger, Matthew, Professor
BS, Pennsylvania State Universitympus, 1978; MLA, University Of California-Berkeley, 1982; community design and food systems
Room 813 Harrison Street
mpotteig@esf.edu
315-470-6554
Powell, William, Director of the American Chestnut Research & Restoration Program
BS, Salisbury University, 1982; PhD, Utah State University, 1986; forest biotechnology, molecular plant-microbe interactions, genetic engineering in plant conservation, antimicrobial peptide design, plant gene design, plant pathology, molecular biology
319 Illick Hall
wapowell@esf.edu
315-470-6744
Powers, Leanne, Assistant Professor
BA, Colby College, 2008; PhD, University Of Georgia, 2014; Environmental chemistry, aquatic photochemistry, chemical oceanography, biogeochemistry, dissolved organic matter, reactive oxygen species, ocean optics
318 Jahn Laboratory
lcpowers@esf.edu
315-470-6854
Quackenbush, Lindi, Professor and Chair
B.S., The University of Melbourne, 1994; B.Surv., 1994; M.S., State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1998.; Ph.D., 2004.; geospatial information systems, spatial measurements, remote sensing and image processing, particularly focused on spatial techniques for both urban and forest classification, spatial analysis
404 Baker Lab
ljquack@esf.edu
315-470-4727
Ramarao, Bandaru, Professor and Chair of Chemical Engineering
BS, University of Madras, 1980; MS, Clarkson University, 1982; PhD, Clarkson University, 1985; chemical engineering, separation processes, adsorption, chromatography, filtration, membrane, depth filtration, columns, cellulosic materials, lignocellulosics separations, hydrolysis, papermaking, paper physics.
205 Walters Hall
bvramara@esf.edu
315-470-6513
Razavi, Roxanne, Assistant Professor
PhD, Queen's University, 2014; ecotoxicology, limnology, environmental toxicology, mercury
207 Illick Hall
razavi@esf.edu
315-470-6760 | 315-470-6739
Razkenari, Mohamad, Visiting Instructor
BS, Iran University of Science and Technology, 2011; MS, Sharif University of Technology, 2014; MS, University Of Florida, 2019; sustainable construction management; industrialized construction; automation and robotics; smart buildings and communities
222 Baker Laboratory
marazken@esf.edu
315-470-6835 | 315-470-4867
Redmond, Ericka, Assistant Professor
PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2011; BS & MS, Federal University of Višosa, 2003/2006; paper packaging, fiber and paper properties, pulping, bleaching, management, biorefinery.
424 Walters Hall
eredmond@esf.edu
315-470-6524
Reeder, Daniel
Visiting Instructor
404 Marshall Hall
dareeder@esf.edu
315-470-6931
Ringler, Neil, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Vice Provost and Executive Director of ESF Onondaga Lake Science Center
fish ecology and behavior, foraging behavior of fishes, salmon reproduction, vertebrate anatomy, aquatic insect ecology, stream ecology and management, aquatic and fisheries restoration, aquatic entomology

nhringle@esf.edu
Rojas, Vanessa, Assistant Professor
MSC, University Of Michigan-Flint, 2010; PhD, Indiana State University, 2018; wildlife conservation and surveying techniques; geographic information systems; bat ecology; occupancy modeling
Wanakena Campus
vgrojas@esf.edu
848-2566
Rozeski, Michael
Visiting Instructor
Wanakena Campus
mdrozesk@esf.edu
848-2566
Rundell, Rebecca, Associate Professor
BS, Cornell University, 1996; MS, University Of Chicago, 2004; PhD, University Of Chicago, 2008; evolutionary biology, conservation biology, speciation, adaptive and nonadaptive radiations, biogeography, phylogenetics, systematics, Pacific island radiations and biodiversity conservation, land snails, marine/aquatic microscopic invertebrates
457 Illick Hall
rrundell@esf.edu
315-470-6760
Salehi, Bahram, Assistant Professor
B.Sc. University of Tehran, 2002; K. N. Toosi U of Technology, 2005; University of New Brunswick, 2012.; Polarimetric and Interferometric SAR, Optical Remote Sensing including Nanosatellite data, UAV and Photogrammetry, Image Processing and Machine Learning of RS data. Environmental Remote Sensing (Wetland and Water bodies, Forest, Permafrost, Agriculture and other Land Cover types, Sea Ice, Oil Spill on sea and land
416 Baker Lab
bsalehi@esf.edu
315-470-6550
Savage, James, Professor
AAS, Paul Smiths College Of Arts And Sciencece, 1984; BA, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1986; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1990; recreation and resource measurements
Wanakena Campus
jmsavage@esf.edu
848-2566
Schirmer, Charles, Instructional Support Specialist
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1991; plant, soil and water analysis
339 Illick Hall
cschirmer@esf.edu
315-470-6773
Schulz, Kimberly, Associate Professor
PhD, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1996; BA, Cornell University, 1990; nutrient and exotic species effects on aquatic ecosystems, ecological stoichiometry, aquatic community and ecosystem ecology, bioenergetics, nutrient cycling, lower food web studies, great lakes, finger lakes, plankton, limnology, aquatic ecology, biogeochemistry, invasive species
456 Illick Hall
kschulz@esf.edu
315-470-4753
Schummer, Michael, Senior Research Associate
PhD, University of Western Ontario, 2005; Waterfowl Ecology, Waterfowl Management, Waterfowl Conservation, Wetlands Management, Wetlands Conservation, Ornithology, Plant-Animal Associations, Conservation Biology, Wildlife Ecology, Wetlands Ecology, Wildlife-habitat relationships, ecology, climate change, human dimensions of wildlife, avian toxicology
226 Illick Hall
mlschumm@esf.edu
315-470-6743 | 315-470-4855
Scott, Gary, Professor
Director, Division of Engineering
BS, University of Wisconsin, 1987; MS, University of Wisconsin, 1991; PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1993; biotechnology, bioprocess engineering, paper machine operations, recycling, modeling
321 Walters Hall
gscott@esf.edu
315-470-6501 | 315-470-6523
Selfa, Theresa, Professor and Chair
BA, Whitman College, 1984; MCP, University Of California-Berkeley, 1992; PhD, Cornell University, 2001; Environmental Governance; Politics of Agri-Food and Energy Systems; Livelihood Impacts of Land Use Change; International Development and Social Change; Environmental Certification and Labelling; Latin America and US
211 Baker Laboratory
tselfa@esf.edu
315-470-6570
Shannon, S. Scott, Associate Professor
BLA, SUNY College At Geneseo, 1982; MLA, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1988;
227 Bray Hall
sshannon@esf.edu
315-470-6599
Shaw, Stephen, Associate Professor
B.S., Cornell University, 2000; M.S., Cornell University, 2005; PhD., Cornell University, 2009.; hydroclimatology, water resources engineering, ecohydrology in a changing climate, water resources, climate change, hydrology, systems modeling, stormwater management
418 Baker Lab
sbshaw@esf.edu
315-470-6939
Sheehan, Kit
Advisor/Curriculum Assistant/CLBS Academic Program Coordinat

ksheeh02@esf.edu
315-470-4846
Smith, Matthew
Director of College Libraries
102 Moon Library
msmith52@esf.edu
Smith, William, Professor and Director, Wood Utilization Service
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1976; MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1978; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1983; wood drying and moisture relations, wood preservation and protection, manufacturing and processing, wood properties and utilization, marketing
218 Baker Lab
wbsmith@esf.edu
315-470-6832
Somerlot, Christopher, Visiting Instructor & PE
B.S., SUNY ESF 1999; M.S. SUNY ESF 2002;
415 Baker Lab
cdsomerl@esf.edu
315-470-4710 | 315-470-4708
Sonnenfeld, David, Emeritus
BA, University Of Oregon, 1973; MA, University Of California, Santa Cruz, 1991; PhD, University Of California, Santa Cruz, 1996; environmental sociology; comparative environmental politics; sustainable transitions; water governance; East and Southeast Asia, Middle East, Latin America and Caribbean; field, historical and mixed research methods
214 Baker Laboratory
dsonn@esf.edu
315-470-4931
Stavenhagen, Kurt, Instructor
MA, La Sierra University, 1997; PhD, Syracuse University, 2015; Environmental Rhetoric, Environmental Literacy, Contemplative Pedagogy
105A Moon Library
wkstaven@esf.edu
315-470-4942
Stehman, Stephen, Distinguished Teaching Professor
BS, Pennsylvania State Universitympus, 1979; MS, Oregon State University, 1981; PhD, Cornell University, 1989; environmental sampling, map accuracy assessment, land-cover monitoring; applied statistics
322 Bray Hall
svstehma@esf.edu
315-470-6692
Stella, John, Vice President for Research and Campus Operations Manager
BA, Yale University, 1988; MS, University Of California-Berkeley, 1998; PhD, University Of California-Berkeley, 2005; riparian and stream ecology, restoration ecology, watershed management, ecological modeling, tree-ring science, river restoration, arid-land and Mediterranean ecosystems
200 Bray Hall
stella@esf.edu
315-470-6606 | 315-470-6609
Storrings, Deborah, Instructional Support Specialist
BS, Columbia College, ; MA, SUNY College At Oswego, 1995; PhD, Syracuse University, 2005;
311 Marshall Hall
dastorri@esf.edu
315-470-6544
Storrings, Mark, Instructional Support Specialist
B.A., State University of New York College at Oswego, 1986; M.P.S., SUNY-ESF, 2002.;
446 Baker Lab
mstorrings@esf.edu
315-470-4816
Stowell, Michael
Library Clerk 2
109-4 Moon Library
mgstowel@esf.edu
315-470-6944
Tao, Wendong, Professor
B.S., Shaanxi Normal University, 1984; M.S., Beijing Normal University, 1990; Ph.D., University of British Columbia, 2006.; Ecological engineering and sustainable wastewater treatment (Constructed wetland, gravel biofilter, anammox-based nitrogen removal processes); Resource recovery from bioresidues (anaerobic digestion, solid-liquid separation, struvite recovery, ammonia recovery)
422 Baker Lab
wtao@esf.edu
315-470-4928
Teale, Stephen, Professor and Interim Chair of Environmental Biology
BAS, The College Of Saint Rose, 1980; MS, University Of Kansas, 1983; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1990; forest entomology, insect behavior, pheromones of forest insects, insect ecology, pest management, chemical ecology, evolution of pheromone communications
151 Illick Hall
sateale@esf.edu
315-470-6758
Teece, Mark, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Curriculum Coordinator
BS, University of Bristol, 1990; PhD, University of Bristol, 1994; environmental chemistry, food web biochemistry, stable isotope biogeochemistry, coral, stable isotopes, metabolomics, biogeochemistry
415 Jahn Lab
mteece@esf.edu
315-470-4736
Teron, Lemir, Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of Delaware, 2015; My thinking deliberates on problems related to inequality, conflict and empowerment. The implications are often times, though not exclusively, environmental. My intellectual playgrounds include urban spaces, coastal communities and sites of resilience.
213 Baker Laboratory
lteron@esf.edu
315-470-6636
Therasme, Obste, Assistant Professor
BS, Universite dEtat dHaiti (State University of Haiti), 2010; MS, Syracuse University, 2015; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2019; Life cycle assessment; sustainable energy system analysis; net zero/negative greenhouse gas emissions systems; biomass for biofuels, energy and bioproducts
312 Bray Hall
otherasm@esf.edu
315-470-6536 | 315-470-4934
Thompson, Jeremy, Instructor
AAS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1997;
Wanakena Campus
jthomp24@esf.edu
Vander Yacht, Andrew, Assistant Professor
silviculture, forest ecosystem management, fire ecology and management, forest management for wildlife, forest carbon management, restoring disturbance-dependent biodiversity, and fire effects on ticks and tick-borne disease

avandery@esf.edu
Vaverchak, Gregory, Assistant Professor
AS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2002; AS, Broome Community College, 2003; BS, Paul Smiths College Of Arts And Sciencece, 2006; arboriculture, forest management
Wanakena Campus
gmvaverc@esf.edu
848-2566
Verostek, Jane, Associate Librarian
AA, Onondaga Community College, 1990; BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1992; MLS, Syracuse University, 1996;
109A Moon Library
jmveros@esf.edu
315-470-6716
Volk, Timothy, Professor and Associate Chair
BS, University of Guelph, 1986; MS, Cornell University, 1990; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 2002; silviculture, forest management for renewable energy, biomass and bioenergy, energy, agroforestry, phytoremediation, management and sustainability of short rotation woody crops, life cycle analysis, ecophysiology, international forestry
306 Bray Hall
tavolk@esf.edu
315-470-6774
Wagner, John, Professor and Associate Chair
BS, Washington State University, 1981; MS, University Of Idaho, 1984; PhD, Colorado State University, 1990; forest resource and environmental economics, ecosystem services, policy, quantitative silviculture, forest management and operations, operations research, simulation
304 Bray Hall
jewagner@esf.edu
315-470-6971
Wang, Endong, Associate Professor
BE, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, 2003; MS, Southeast University, 2006; MS, University Of Nebraska At Lincoln, 2011; sustainable infrastructure systems, life cycle assessment, BIM, benchmarking, stochastic process, construction safety
223 Baker Laboratory
ewang01@esf.edu
315-470-6536 | 315-470-6747
Watson-Collins, Elizabeth
Instructional Support Technician
102 Walters Hall
ekwatson@esf.edu
Webster, Francis, Emeritus
BS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1979; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry And Forestry, 1986; pheremone chemistry, chemical ecology, organic chemistry
317 Jahn Lab
fwebster@esf.edu
Weir, Alexander, Professor
BS, University of Bradford, 1986; PhD, University of New Castle Upon Tyne, 1997; conservation mycology, fungal biodiversity and conservation, fungal-arthropod interactions, biology of parasites and symbionts, systematics and evolutionary biology of fungi, fungi and humans, biology of parasites and symbionts
353 Illick Hall
aweir@esf.edu
315-470-6791
Weiss, Jill, Assistant Professor
BS, New York University, 2003; PhD, Antioch New England Graduate School, 2016; Socio-ecological systems, co-adaptive management, collaboration and trust, knowledge transfer, communities of practice and social networks, communication theories, landscape ecology, recreation governance and ethics, environmental education, conservation behaviors and psychologies, organizational management, strategic planning, and assessment. Subjects: stewardship, large contiguous bioregions, alpine zone, trail systems, public open space, bikes, urban forestry. Methods: Surveys, interviews, mixed method approaches, case studies, grounded theory, participatory action research.
224 Baker Laboratory
jiweiss@esf.edu
315-470-6871
Werner, Garth, Visiting Instructor
MSC, Cranfield University, ;
415 Baker Lab
gewerner@esf.edu
Westby, George
Instructional Support Technician
416 Walters Hall
grwestby@esf.edu
315-470-4952
Whipps, Christopher, Director, SUNY Center for Applied Microbiology and Professor
BS, University of Victoria, 1997; PhD, Oregon State University, 2004; fish parasites and diseases, wildlife diseases, parasitology, microbiology, taxonomy, molecular systematics, diagnostics, parasites as biological tags and ecological indicators, epidemiology and control of pathogens of ecological and veterinary importance, evolution and biology of disease causing organisms in animal populations using molecular systematics
133 Illick Hall
cwhipps@esf.edu
315-470-6760 | 315-470-4762
Whitmore, Benette, Assistant Professor
BA, Queen's University, 1977; MA, Syracuse University, 1980; PhD, Syracuse University, 2011; digital storytelling, filmmaking, screenwriting, creative responses to the environment, public relations management, science education
220 Baker Laboratory
bwhitmor@esf.edu
315-470-6695
Woltman, Susan
Visiting Instructor
105 Moon Library
sbwoltma@esf.edu
315-470-6636
Yanai, Ruth, Professor
BA, Yale University, 1981; MS, Yale University, 1985; PhD, Yale University, 1990; Multiple-element limitation in northern hardwood ecosystems, quantifying uncertainty in ecosystem studies, and REDD+ carbon accounting for climate mitigation
176 Baker Lab
rdyanai@esf.edu
315-470-4868 | 315-470-6955
Yoo, Chang Geun, Assistant Professor
PhD, Iowa State University, 2012; BS & MS, Hanyang University, 2006/2008; biological/thermochemical conversion of biomass to fuels and chemicals, bio-based material application, elucidation of biomass and bio-product properties, development of lignocellulosic biorefinery
409 Walters Hall
cyoo05@esf.edu
315-470-6516
You, Yaqi, Assistant Professor
BS, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, 2005; MS, Johns Hopkins University, 2006; PhD, Johns Hopkins University, 2012; environmental microbiology and biotechnology, sustainable food-energy-water nexus, emerging contaminants, biogeochemistry, environmental health and pathogen exposure
421 Baker Lab
yyou@esf.edu
Zhang, Lianjun, Professor
BS, Shandong Agricultural University, 1982; MS, University Of Idaho, 1987; MS, University Of Idaho, 1991; forest biometrics, growth and yield modeling, spatial statistics and modeling, quantitative silviculture
323 Bray Hall
lizhang@esf.edu
315-470-6558