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Academic Department Faculty and Staff

This list includes all faculty and staff associated with an academic department at ESF. Chairs and department heads are highlighted in yellow.

Faculty and Staff Office Contact
Abdel-Aziz, Nasri, Director, Math Program and Instructor
MS, Syracuse University, 2001;
205 Marshall Hallnabdel@esf.edu
Abrams, Neal, Associate Professor, Associate Chair for Undergraduate Laboratories, and Graduate Curriculum Coordinator
PhD, Pennsylvania State University, 2005; Inorganic chemistry, material science, renewable energy
422 Jahn Labnmabrams@esf.edu
315-470-4723 | 315-470-6855
Ackerman, Aidan, Assistant Professor
MLA, Harvard University, 2011;
333 Marshall Hallacackerm@esf.edu
315-470-6545 | 315-470-6544
Adams, Kim, Director, Tree Pest Information Service
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1994;
125 Illick Hallkbadams@esf.edu
315-470-6751 | 315-470-6745
Amidon, Thomas, Professor Emeritus
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1972; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1975; biorefinery, fiber properties, paper properties, management, pulping, bleaching, de-inking
424 Walters Hallteamidon@esf.edu
315-470-6524 | 315-470-6501
Anagnost, Susan, Director NC Brown Center for Ultrastructure Studies, Professor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1982; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1990; wood anatomy, wood decay, microscopy
211 Baker Labseanagno@esf.edu
Appleby, Raymond
Director, Pilot Operations
114 Walters Hallrappleby@esf.edu
315-470-6527 | 315-470-6501
Ashmore, Faith
Office Assistant 2 (Keyboarding)
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;
331 Marshall Halljeauwaer@esf.edu
315-470-6995 | 315-706-6226
Bailie, Kate, General Chemistry Lab Coordinator
MS, SUNY College At Oswego, 2018;
419 Jahn Labkmbailie@esf.edu
315-470-6829 | 315-470-6855
Beier, Colin, Associate Professor
MS, Virginia Tech, 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 Hallcbeier@esf.edu
Belant, Jerrold, Camp Fire Conservation Fund Professor
PhD, University Of Alaska Fairbanks, 2006; wildlife ecology and management, carnivore conservation, human-wildlife conflicts, ecological plasticity, international conservation
252 Illick Halljbelant@esf.edu
315-470-4826 | 315-470-6743
Belant, Mary-Kay, Visiting Instructor
MFA, Northern Michigan University, 2008;
5B Marshall Hallmwbelant@esf.edu
Bevilacqua, Eddie, Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
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 Hallebevilacqua@esf.edu
Blaisdell, Monica, Senior Staff Assistant
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2018;
207 Baker Labmblaisde@esf.edu
Boyer, Gregory, Professor
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 Labglboyer@esf.edu
315-470-6825 | 315-470-6720
Brackett, Douglas
Visiting Instructor
331 Marshall Hall315-470-6544
Bridgen, Michael, Director, Ranger School and Professor
PhD, Michigan State University, 1979; dendrology, aerial photogrammetry, silviculture, and restoration forestry
Wanakena Campusbridgen@esf.edu
Briggs, Russell, Director, Div of Env Science, Distinguished Teaching Prof
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1982; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1985; forest ecology, watershed ecology, soils, ecosystem services, watershed management, forest soils, silviculture
202 Baker Labrdbriggs@esf.edu
Brinkley, Jordan
Organic & Analytical Chemistry Lab Coordinator
139 Jahn Labjcbrinkl@esf.edu
315-470-6841 | 315-470-6855
Brown, Tristan, Assistant Professor
PhD, Iowa State University, 2014; sustainable energy law & policy; energy systems analysis; techno-economic analysis; and climate policy
302 Bray Halltrbro100@esf.edu
Bryant, M. Margaret, Associate Professor
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
333 Marshall Hallmbryant@esf.edu
Bujanovic, Biljana, Associate Professor and Associate Chair
MS, University of Belgrade, 1994; PhD, University of Belgrade, 2000; PhD, Western Michigan University, 2003; chemistry of lignocellulosics and products, lignin structure and reactivity, pulping, bleaching
419 Walters Hallbbujanovic@esf.edu
315-470-6907 | 315-470-6501
Burry, William, Lecturer
MA, SUNY College At Cortland, 1999;
307 Walters Hallwmburry@esf.edu
Caluwe, Paul, Professor Emeritus
MS, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 1964; PhD, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, 1967; organic chemistry, synthetic polymer chemistry
418 Jahn Labpmcaluwe@syr.edu
315-470-6830 | 315-470-6855
Carter Jr, Emanuel, Associate Professor
MRP, Cornell University, 1978; city planning, urban design, rural design, design history and theory
312 Marshall Hallejcarter@esf.edu
Castello, John, Professor Emeritus
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 Halljdcastello@esf.edu
Chatterjee, Avik, Chair and Associate Professor
MS, Cornell University, 1994; PhD, Cornell University, 1996; polymer chemistry, theoretical polymer and physical chemistry
220 Jahn Labachatter@esf.edu
315-470-4747 | 315-470-6855
Chatterjee, Siddharth, Associate Professor
MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1985; PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1987; transport phenomena, design, simulation, pollution abatement
406 Walters Hallschatterjee@esf.edu
315-470-6517 | 315-470-6501
Clark, Nan
Library Clerk 3
104 Moon Librarynfclark@esf.edu
Cohen, Jonathan, Associate Professor
MS, University Of Connecticut, 1998; PhD, Virginia Tech, 2005; wildlife ecology and management, population and habitat ecology, threatened and endangered species
403 Illick Halljcohen14@esf.edu
Collins, Mary, Assistant Professor
MA, University Of Central Florida, 2008; PhD, University Of California-Santa Barbara, 2012; socio-environmental systems; environmental health inequality; environmental justice; environmental sociology; environmental risk perception; computational quantitative methods; Bayesian modeling; disproportionality; industrial pollution policy and health
113 Marshall Hallmbcollin@esf.edu
315-470-6538 | 315-470-6636
Conahan, Karen, Instructor
MS, Syracuse University, 2002;
206 Marshall Hallkconahan@esf.edu
315-470-4851 | 315-470-6536
Courtwright, Carol, Visiting Instructor
MS, Syracuse University, 1973;
105 Moon Librarycacourtw@esf.edu
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
219 Marshall Halljcousins@esf.edu
315-470-6576 | 315-470-6636
Crovella, Paul, Assistant Professor
ME, Cornell University, 1990; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2017;
219 Baker Labplcrovella@esf.edu
Curry, George, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus
MLA, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign, 1969;
318 Marshall Hallgwcurry@esf.edu
315-470-6552 | 315-470-6544
Curtis, Steven
Visiting Instructor
304 Marshall Hallshcurtis@esf.edu
Daley, Douglas, Associate Professor and Director, SUNY Center for Brownfield Studies
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 Labdjdaley@esf.edu
DeBaise, Janine, Instructor
MA, Syracuse University, 1985;
105C Moon Libraryjdebaise@esf.edu
Dibble, Theodore, Professor
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 Labtsdibble@esf.edu
Diemont, Stewart, Associate Professor
MS, University Of North Carolina At Chapel 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 Hallsdiemont@esf.edu
315-470-4707 | 315-470-6760
Dodson, Khristopher
Visiting Instructor
105 Moon Librarykadodson@esf.edu
Dölle, Klaus, Associate Professor
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 Hallkdoelle@esf.edu
315-470-6531 | 315-470-6501
Donaghy, Kelley, Associate Professor
PhD, University Of Pennsylvania, 1996; inorganic chemistry, solid state materials and chemical education
315 Jahn Labkdonaghy@esf.edu
Dorholt, Tyler, Visiting Assistant Professor
MFA, Columbia College Chicago, 2009;
208D Marshall Halltfdorhol@esf.edu
315-565-3015 | 315-470-6636
Dovciak, Martin, Associate Professor
PhD, University Of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 2001; Plant Ecology, Forest Ecosystems, Biodiversity, Global Change, Ecosystem Management and Restoration
459 Illick Hallmdovciak@esf.edu
315-470-6749 | 315-470-6743
Drake, John, Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign, 2010; Tree physiology, forest ecology, global climate change, ecosystem nutrient and C cycling, soils gas fluxes, tree water use
310B Bray Halljedrake@esf.edu
Driscoll, Mark, Research Associate (Cy)
PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1992; environmental chemistry and radiation for environmentally friendly industrial processes
163 Baker Labmdriscol@esf.edu
Dunkle, John, Visiting Assistant Professor
A.B. SUNY ESF 1978; B.S. Syracuse University, 1984.;
415 Baker Labjcdunkle@esf.edu
Edgerton, Ellen
101 Moon Libraryebedgert@esf.edu
Egiebor, Nosa, Professor, Provost and Executive Vice President
B.S., University of Benin, 1979; M.S. University of Manchester, 1982; PhD, Queen's University, 1985.; industrial water and wastewater treatment; water quality; water and wastewater chemistry; trace metal analysis in natural and biological systems; adsorption processes by carbonaceous materials and zeolites; production and characterizations of biomass derived fuels and carbonaceous materials (biochar); CO2 capture and sequestration by functionalized carbonaceous materials; sulfide mineral oxidation and acid mine drainage (AMD); nuclear waste solidification; and degradation of materials under extreme environments
206 Bray Hallnoegiebo@esf.edu
315-470-6509 | 315-470-6510
Ellis, Jo Anne
Associate Librarian
9C Moon Libraryjcellis@esf.edu
315-470-6717 | 315-470-6716
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 Labte@esf.edu
Engelman, Heather, Instructional Support Technician
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science 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
415 Bray Hallengelman@esf.edu
315-470-4752 | 315-470-6536
Ettinger, Terry, Greenhouse Manager
MS, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 1984;
529 Illick Halltlettinger@esf.edu
315-470-6772 | 315-470-6760
Farrell, John, Professor and Director, Thousand Island Bio Station
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1991; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1998; aquatic ecology, fisheries science & management, freshwater coastal wetlands, St. Lawrence River studies & Great Lakes, invasive species, restoration
250 Illick Halljmfarrell@esf.edu
Farrell, Shannon, Assistant Professor
MS, Texas A&M University, 2007; PhD, Texas A&M University, 2011; Wildlife ecology, wildlife-habitat relationships, management planning for endangered and threatened species, human impacts on wildlife, ecosystem services, endangered species act policy innovations, birds, bats
134 Illick Hallsfarrell@esf.edu
315-470-6757 | 315-470-6760
Fernando, Danilo, Associate Professor
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 Halldfernando@esf.edu
315-470-6746 | 315-470-6790
Fierke, Melissa, Associate Professor, Associate Chair, and Director, Cranberry Lake Biological Station
MS, Oregon State University, 2002; PhD, University Of Arkansas, 2006; forest entomology, forest ecology, invasive forest pests, insect-tree interactions, tree defenses
135 Illick Hallmkfierke@esf.edu
315-470-6809 | 315-470-6743
Fitzsimmons, Maureen, Visiting Instructor
MS, Syracuse University, 1990; Professional Organizations
105B Moon Librarymrfitzsi@esf.edu
Frair, Jacqueline, Assoc Professor and Assoc Director, Roosevelt Wildlife Station
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 Halljfrair@esf.edu
Francis, Raymond, Research Associate
PhD, University of Toronto, 1987; bioenergy, chemical engineering, pulping
311 Walters Hallfrancis@esf.edu
315-470-6525 | 315-470-6501
French, Sara, Visiting Instructor
MA, Binghamton University, 1993; PhD, Binghamton University, 2000;
321 Marshall Hallsfrench@esf.edu
315-470-6548 | 315-470-6544
Frese, Teresa, Secretary 1
Onondaga Community College; Syracuse University; ESF Quality of Work Life Award (CSEA), 1999.;
405 Baker Labtefrese@esf.edu
Gavitt, Jocelyn, Visiting Instructor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2007;
415 Marshall Halljmgavitt@esf.edu
315-470-6548 | 315-470-6931
Gerber, David, Visiting Instructor
Senior Vice President, Global Leader - Environmental Construction Services, ARCADIS; BS, SUNY ESF, 1988; M.Eng., George Washington University, 1995. P.E., 1993.;
415 Baker Labdrgerber@syr.edu
Germain, René, Professor
MS, Boston University, 1988; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1997; forest health, policy, silviculture, forest management and operations, forest management for renewable energy, watershed management, sustainable forestry systems
316 Bray Hallrhgermai@esf.edu
Gibbs, James, Professor, Associate Chair, and Director, Roosevelt Wildlife Station
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 Halljpgibbs@esf.edu
Giegerich, Ronald
Instructional Support Specialist
205 Illick Hallrjgieger@esf.edu
315-470-6761 | 315-470-6763
Giner, Jose, Associate Professor
MA, Brandeis University, 1980; PhD, Stanford University, 1990; organic and natural products chemistry, sterol synthesis, natural products
416 Jahn Labjlginer@esf.edu
315-470-6895 | 315-470-6855
Gitsov 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
221 Jahn Labigivanov@esf.edu
Godfrey, Anne, Assistant Professor
MLA, University Of Oregon, 2004;
Green, Hyatt, Assistant Professor
PhD, Oregon State University, 2011; molecular microbial ecology, microbial water quality, microbial source-tracking, microbial biogeography, host-microbe co-evolution, forest soil nitrification, Hg-methylation, eDNA, rapid evolution, fermentation microbiology
201 Illick Hallhgreen@esf.edu
315-470-4814 | 315-470-6743
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 Hallmhhall@esf.edu
Hart, Rebecca
Secretary 1
106 Marshall Hallrhart01@esf.edu
Hassett, John, Professor
MS, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1974; PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1978; environmental chemistry, aquatic chemistry
321 Jahn Labjphasset@esf.edu
315-470-6827 | 315-470-6855
Hawks, Richard, Distinguished Service Professor
MLA, Harvard University, 1978; climate change, urban resilience, rural community design and planning,campus design, Landscape architecture education
307 Marshall Hallrshawks@esf.edu
315-470-6557 | 315-470-6544
Herrington, Lee, Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus
MS, Yale University, 1960; PhD, Yale University, 1964; resource information management, GIS, urban Forestry, micrometeorology
414 Bray Halllpherrin@esf.edu
Hirsch, Paul, Associate Professor
MS, University Of Georgia, 2003; PhD, Georgia Institute Of Technology-Main , 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
114 Marshall Hallpahirsch@esf.edu
Hoffman, Robin, Associate Professor
MA, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign, 1985; MLA, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign, 1985; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1997;
308 Marshall Hallrehoffma@esf.edu
315-470-6546 | 315-470-6544
Hogan, Elizabeth, Visiting Instructor
MFA, The University Of Alabama, 2004;
105B Moon Libraryeshogan@esf.edu
Hohm, Sean, Instructional Support Technician
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2016;
416 Walters Hallsmhohm@esf.edu
Horton, Thomas, Professor
MA, San Francisco State University, 1992; PhD, University Of California-Berkeley, 1997; mycorrhizal plant ecology, molecular ecology, ecology, fungal communities, mycology, fire ecology
350 Illick Halltrhorton@esf.edu
315-470-6743 | 315-470-6794
Hussein, Rafaat M., Associate Professor
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 Labrmhussei@esf.edu
Im, Jungho
Adjunct Associate Professor
402 Baker Labersgis@gmail.com
Jakhaia, Nino, Visiting Assistant Professor
PhD, University Of Mississippi, 2018;
Johnston, Douglas, Professor and Chair
MLA, Harvard University, 1982; PhD, University of Washington, 1986; Environmental planning, land use, water resources planning and management, spatial analysis, political economy, ecological design and planning.
331 Marshall Halldmjohnst@esf.edu
Johnston, Mariann, Associate Professor
MS, University Of Idaho, 1993; PhD, University Of Idaho, 2003; forest ecology, soils, biogeochemistry, forest health, silviculture
Wanakena Campusmjohnston@esf.edu
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 Labswkaczma@syr.edu
Karker, Karen, Instructional Support Specialist
MS, Syracuse University, 1993;
449 Baker Labkmkarker@esf.edu
Kieber, David, Professor
MS, University Of Delaware, 1983; PhD, University Of Miami, 1988; environmental chemistry, aquatic organic chemistry
417 Jahn Labdjkieber@esf.edu
315-470-6951 | 315-470-6855
Kiernan, Diane, Instructor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2003; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2007;
308 Bray Halldhkiernan@esf.edu
315-470-6577 | 315-470-6536
Kimmerer, Robin, Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director, Center for Native Peoples and the Environment
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 Hallrkimmer@esf.edu
315-470-6785 | 315-470-6760
King, Maren, Associate Professor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2002;
402 Marshall Hallmfking@esf.edu
Koons, Casey, Assistant Librarian
MA, Syracuse University, 2013;
9e Moon Librarycjkoons@esf.edu
Kristiansen, Silje, Assistant Professor
PhD, University of Zurich, 2015; environmental, risk, science and technology communication; food systems in the media; climate change discourse; public perception and media coverage of gene editing; public perception and media coverage of nuclear energy; energy discourse; public perception of risks and science; public opinion; quantitative methods; qualitative methods; media content analysis; survey; in-depth interviews; Europe; US.
112 Marshall Hallkristiansen@esf.edu
315-470-3022 | 315-470-6636
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 Labcnkroll@esf.edu
Kuehn, Diane, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1989; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2002; social and recreational dimensions, ecotourism and nature tourism, recreation management and research
310A Bray Halldmkuehn@esf.edu
Lai, Yuan-Zong, Professor Emeritus
MS, University of Washington, 1966; MS, University of Washington, 1967; PhD, University of Washington, 1968; chemistry of wood, pulping, bleaching, bioproduct development
428 Walters Hallyzlai@esf.edu
Lavrykov, Sergiy, Lecturer
MS, L'Viv University, 1979;
412 Walters Halllavrykov@esf.edu
315-470-6836 | 315-470-6501
Lawler, Patrick
Professor Emeritus
B4 Marshall Hallpjlawler@esf.edu
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
Jahn Labgyleem@esf.edu
315-470-4920 | 315-470-6853
Leibowitz, Rachel, Assistant Professor and Co-Director of the Center for Cultural Landscape Preservation
PhD, University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign, 2008; Cultural landscape studies, history of the built environment, historic preservation, public history
324 Marshall Hallleibowitz@esf.edu
315-470-6537 | 315-470-6544
Leopold, Donald, Chair and Distinguished Teaching Professor
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
242 Illick Halldjleopold@esf.edu
Leydet, Brian, Assistant Professor
PhD, Louisiana State University & Agricult, 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
Illick Hallbfleydet@esf.edu
315-470-6942 | 315-470-6760
Limburg, Karin, Professor
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 Hallklimburg@esf.edu
Limpert, Christina, Assistant Professor and Director, Writing, Rhetoric and Communications Program
MS, Syracuse University, 1995; PhD, Syracuse University, 2013; Eco cinema and media studies Nature, culture, and politics Critical, feminist, gender theories Qualitative research, ethnography, participatory research Environmental education Enviro dimensions of war and militarization Public perceptions of environmental threats and ecosystem health Industrial hemp in New York State
208A Marshall Hallcmlimper@esf.edu
315-470-6722 | 315-470-6636
Linehan, Cariann
Secretary 1
202 Baker Labclinehan@esf.edu
Liu, Shijie, Professor
PhD, University of Alberta, 1992; bioengineering, fermentation, kinetics, separation, pulping, bleaching, fiber properties, sustainability, biofuel, renewable chemicals, biomaterials
302 Walters Hallsliu@esf.edu
315-470-6885 | 315-470-6501
Lomolino, Mark, Professor
MS, University Of Florida, 1977; PhD, Binghamton University, 1983; conservation biology, wildlife, ecology, evolution and biogeography
240 Illick Hallisland@esf.edu
Luzadis, Valerie, Professor
MS, Cornell University, 1990; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science 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
214 Marshall Hallvluzadis@esf.edu
315-470-6980 | 315-470-6636
Malmsheimer, Robert, Professor and Associate Chair
JD, Union University, 1989; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science 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 Hallrwmalmsh@esf.edu
Mao, Huiting, Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Graduate and Undergraduate Programs
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
121 Jahn Labhmao@esf.edu
McCaffrey, Lewis, Adjunct Professor
B.S., University of Wales, 1988; M.S., University of London, 1989; M.S., University of Witwatersrand, 1993; Ph.D., University of Cape Town, 1998.;
402 Baker Lablewis.mccaffrey@dec.ny.gov
315-470-6633 | 315-278-1530
McGee, Gregory, Associate Professor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1993; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1998; ecology, management and restoration of forest ecosystems; STEM education
146 Illick Hallggmcgee@esf.edu
315-470-6792 | 315-470-6760
McGrath, Thomas, Instructor; Educator, Research Found; PSL Coordinator
MA, Syracuse University, 2011;
105A Moon Librarytemcgrat@esf.edu
McHale, Patrick, Instructional Support Specialist
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1996;
210 Illick Hallpmchale@esf.edu
315-470-6738 | 315-470-6766
McNulty, Stacy, Associate Director of Research
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1997; forest ecology, phenology, vertebrate ecology. exploration of long-term changes, biodiversity conservation, and relationship of human land use planning, recreation, and forest management to ecosystem function in the northern forest.
Newcomb smcnulty@esf.edu
Meyer, Robert, Professor
MF, University of Washington, 1964; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1967;
222 Baker Labrwmeyer@esf.edu
315-470-6838 | 315-470-6501
Mickinkle, Lynn
Secretary 1
205 Walters Halllcmickin@esf.edu
Miller, Anthony, Instructor
MA, Syracuse University, 2007;
311 Marshall Hallajmill01@esf.edu
315-470-6551 | 315-470-6544
Mirowsky, Jaime, Assistant Professor
environmental health, exposure assessment, air pollution, cardiopulmonary health, in vitro models, environmental noise, epidemiology, public health
316 Jahn Labjmirowsk@esf.edu
Mitchell, Myron, Distinguished Professor Emeritus
BA, Lake Forest College, 1969; PhD, University of Calgary, 1974; biogeochemistry, environmental energetics
421 Baker Labmitchell@esf.edu
Moore, Douglas
Instructional Support Technician
9D Moon Librarydmoore@esf.edu
Moran, Sharon, Associate Professor
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
220 Marshall Hallsmoran@esf.edu
Morin, Timothy, Assistant Professor
PhD, Ohio State University, 2017; Greenhouse gases, ecological engineering, micrometeorology, biogeochemistry, mechanistic modeling, temperate wetlands, permafrost, thermokarsts, freshwater lakes, tropical wetlands, computational fluid dynamics methane, plant atmosphere interactions, pore water, anaerobic soils, uncertainty propagation
417 Baker Labthmorin@esf.edu
Mosure, Gregory
Visiting Instructor
415 Baker Labgdmosure@esf.edu
315-470-6633 | 315-470-4710
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 Labgmountrakis@esf.edu
Murphy, Cornelius, Professor
B.A., St. Michael's College, 1966; PhD, Syracuse University, 1970 ;
423 Baker Labcbmurphy@esf.edu
Naim, Nehan, Assistant Professor
PhD, Northeastern University, 2018; Energy Economics and Finance, Regulations, Industrial Organization, Internet of Things, Disruptive Innovation and Entrepreneurship
307 Bray Hallnenaim@esf.edu
315-470-4788 | 315-470-6536
Nakas, James, Professor
MS, Seton Hall University, 1970; PhD, Rutgers University, 1976; microbiology, transformation and decomposition processes, nutrient cycling, soil and aquatic microbiology, microbial biomass, solvent production, microbial ecology, microbial physiology
201 Illick Halljpnakas@esf.edu
Newman, David, Professor
MS, Duke University, 1985; PhD, Duke University, 1986; Forest resource economics and policy, resource and environmental economics, tax policy
319 Bray Halldnewman@esf.edu
Newman, Lee, Associate Professor
MS, Rutgers University, 1989; PhD, Rutgers University, 1993; phytoremediation, molecular and cellular biology, horticultural therapy, food and health
248 Illick Halllanewman@esf.edu
Nomura, Christopher, Vice President for Research
PhD, Pennsylvania State University, 2001; biochemistry, polymer chemistry, biopolymer chemistry, molecular biology, biotechnology, microbial physiology, biodegradable plastics, transcriptomics
200 Bray Hallctnomura@esf.edu
Nowak, Christopher, Professor and Chair
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1986; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science 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
317 Bray Hallcanowak@esf.edu
Nyland, Ralph, Distinguished Service Professor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1959; PhD, Michigan State University, 1966; forest ecology, forest health, restoration ecology, silviculture, forest management and operations, quantitative silviculture, forest practice
Bray Hallrnyland@esf.edu
Owens, Ruth
Assistant Librarian
103-B Moon Libraryrmowens@esf.edu
Feldpausch-Parker, Andrea M., Associate Professor
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
108A Marshall Hallamparker@esf.edu
315-470-6573 | 315-470-6636
Parry, Dylan, Associate Professor
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 Halldparry@esf.edu
315-470-6753 | 315-470-6742
Patzke, Karin, Visiting Assistant Professor
PhD, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2017;
Polimino, Sandra
Secretary 1
242 Illick Hallsmpolimi@esf.edu
Potteiger, Matthew, Professor
MLA, University Of California-Berkeley, 1982; community design and food systems
306 Marshall Hallmpotteig@esf.edu
Powell, William, Professor and Director, Council on Biotechnology in Forestry
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 Hallwapowell@esf.edu
315-470-6761 | 315-470-6744
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 Labljquack@esf.edu
Quinn, Sam, Research Assistant 08
Assists with the Roosevelt Wild Life Station's conservation biology research on private lands and working landscapes
EFB Illick Hallsaquinn@esf.edu
Ramarao, Bandaru, Interim Chair and Professor and Director, Empire State Paper Research Institute
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 Hallbvramara@esf.edu
315-470-6513 | 315-470-6502
Razavi, Roxanne, Assistant Professor
PhD, Queen's University, 2014; ecotoxicology, limnology, environmental toxicology, mercury
207 Illick Hallrazavi@esf.edu
315-470-6739 | 315-470-6760
Reeder, Daniel, Visiting Instructor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2003;
404 Marshall Halldareeder@esf.edu
Reuter, D. Dayton, Professor Emeritus
MS, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1985;
305 Marshall Hallddreuter@esf.edu
315-470-6545 | 315-470-6544
Ringler, Neil, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Vice Provost and Executive Director of ESF Onondaga Lake Science Center
MS, Oregon State University, 1970; PhD, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1975; 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
224 Illick Hallnhringle@esf.edu
Rojas, Vanessa, Assistant Professor
wildlife techniques, wildlife management, GIS
257 R vgrojas@esf.edu
Rozeski, Michael
Visiting Instructor
Wanakena Campusmdrozesk@esf.edu
Rundell, Rebecca, Associate Professor
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
355 Illick Hallrrundell@esf.edu
315-470-6619 | 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 Labbsalehi@esf.edu
Savage, James, Professor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1990; recreation and resource measurements
Wanakena Campusjmsavage@esf.edu
Schirmer, Charles
Instructional Support Specialist
339 Illick Hallcschirmer@esf.edu
Schulz, Kimberly, Associate Professor
PhD, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1996; 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 Hallkschulz@esf.edu
315-470-6808 | 315-470-4753
Schummer, Michael, Visiting Assistant Professor
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 Hallmlschumm@esf.edu
315-470-4855 | 315-470-6743
Scott, Gary, Professor
Director, Division of Engineering
MS, University of Wisconsin, 1991; PhD, University of Wisconsin, 1993; biotechnology, bioprocess engineering, paper machine operations, recycling, modeling
321 Walters Hallgmscott@esf.edu
Selfa, Theresa, Professor and Associate Chair
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
211C Marshall Halltselfa@esf.edu
315-470-6570 | 315-470-6636
Senecah, Susan, Visiting Professor
MA, University Of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1987; PhD, University Of Minnesota-Twin Cities, 1992;
106 Marshall Hallssenecah@esf.edu
Shannon, S. Scott, Associate Provost & Dean, Graduate School
MLA, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1988;
227 Bray Hallsshannon@esf.edu
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 Labsbshaw@esf.edu
Shields, William, Visiting Professor
MS, Ohio State University, 1976; PhD, Ohio State University, 1979; animal behavior, evolution and genetics, evolution of animal communication and dispersal systems, effects of genetic constraints on the evolution of social behavior, sociobiology and behavioral ecology, the use of DNA in identity testing and conservation biology, the interface between science and the law, conservation theory, behavior in birds and mammals, forensic DNA analysis
116 Illick Hallwshields@esf.edu
315-470-6771 | 315-470-6742
Smid, Johannes, Professor Emeritus
MS, Vrije Universiteit, 1954; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1957; organic and physical polymer chemistry
216 Jahn Labjsmid@esf.edu
315-470-6828 | 315-470-6855
Smith, Leonard, Associate Professor Emeritus
MS, Case Western Reserve University, 1963; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1972; adhesives, coatings, wood-based composites
217 Baker Lablasmith@esf.edu
315-470-6880 | 315-470-6878
Smith, Matthew
Director of College Libraries
Moon Librarymsmith52@esf.edu
Smith, William, Professor and Director, Wood Utilization Service
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1978; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1983; wood drying and moisture relations, wood preservation and protection, manufacturing and processing, wood properties and utilization, marketing
218 Baker Labwbsmith@esf.edu
Somerlot, Christopher, Visiting Instructor
B.S., SUNY ESF 1999; M.S. SUNY ESF 2002;
417 Baker Labcdsomerl@esf.edu
Sonnenfeld, David, Professor
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
211B Marshall Halldsonn@esf.edu
315-470-4931 | 315-470-6636
Stavenhagen, Werner, Instructor
MA, La Sierra University, 1997; PhD, Syracuse University, 2015; Environmental Rhetoric, Environmental Literacy, Contemplative Pedagogy
105A Moon Librarywkstaven@esf.edu
Stehman, Stephen, Distinguished Teaching Professor
MS, Oregon State University, 1981; PhD, Cornell University, 1989; environmental sampling, map accuracy assessment, land-cover monitoring; applied statistics
322 Bray Hallsvstehma@esf.edu
Stella, John, Associate Professor
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
344 Illick Hallstella@esf.edu
315-470-6536 | 315-470-4902
Stewart, Donald, Professor
MS, University Of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 1976; PhD, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 1980; ecology and systematics, lake systems ecology, aquatic ecology, fish conservation, ecology and population biology in tropical and temperate systems, fish ecology and fisheries management, ecological energetics, modeling predation and production processes, Great Lakes ecosystems, Amazonian ecosystems, ecology and systematics of neotropical freshwater fishes
103 Illick Halldjstewart@esf.edu
Stipanovic, Arthur, Professor Emeritus
polymer chemistry, biopolymers, biodegradable polymers, characterization, rheology
218 Jahn Labastipano@esf.edu
315-470-6860 | 315-470-6859
Storino, Adam
Visiting Instructor
Wanakena Campusastorino@esf.edu
Storrings, Deborah, Instructional Support Specialist
MA, SUNY College At Oswego, 1995; PhD, Syracuse University, 2005;
311 Marshall Halldastorri@esf.edu
315-470-6941 | 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 Labmstorrings@esf.edu
Tao, Wendong, Associate 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 Labwtao@esf.edu
Teale, Stephen, Professor
MS, University Of Kansas, 1983; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1990; forest entomology, insect behavior, pheromones of forest insects, insect ecology, pest management, chemical ecology, evolution of pheromone communications
151 Illick Hallsateale@esf.edu
Teece, Mark, Associate Professor and Undergraduate Curriculum Coordinator
PhD, University of Bristol, 1994; environmental chemistry, food web biochemistry, stable isotope biogeochemistry, coral, stable isotopes, metabolomics, biogeochemistry
415 Jahn Labmteece@esf.edu
315-470-6855 | 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.
211A Marshall Halllteron@esf.edu
Thompson, Mary
207 Marshall Hallmathomps@esf.edu
Traver, MíLis M.
Secretary 1
119 Jahn Labmtraver@esf.edu
315-470-6855 | 315-470-6853
Tully, William, Vice President
B.S.C.E., Northeastern University, 1964; M.S.C.E., 1966; Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1978.;
425 Baker Labwptully@esf.edu
Turner, J. Scott, Professor
MS, Colorado State University, 1979; PhD, Colorado State University, 1982; animal physiology, physiological ecology, thermal energetics, biology of body size, physiology of gas exchange
206 Illick Halljsturner@esf.edu
315-470-6806 | 315-470-6742
Underwood, H. Brian, Adjunct Associate Professor
wildlife ecology, deer, small mammals, songbirds, quantitative ecology and biostatistics, population surveys, ecological modeling and simulation, national park management, applied population analysis, life-history evolution, trophic dynamics, large mammal management
426 Illick Hallhbunderw@syr.edu
315-470-6820 | 315-470-6985
Vaverchak, Gregory, Assistant Professor
arboriculture, forest management
Wanakena Campusgmvaverc@esf.edu
Verostek, Jane
Associate Librarian
103C Moon Libraryjmveros@esf.edu
315-470-6718 | 315-470-6716
Vidon, Elizabeth, Assistant Professor
MA, York University, 2003; PhD, Indiana University-Bloomington, 2015; Nature-based Tourism; Wilderness and Nature; Parks; Environmental Perception; Environmental thought and ontologies; Tourism Geographies; Authenticity and Alienation; Psychoanalytic and Social theory; Political Ecology; Epistemology/Nature of Knowledge(s); Landscape Studies; Indigenous Studies
108B Marshall Hallesvidon@esf.edu
315-470-6908 | 315-470-6636
Vidon, Philippe, Professor
MS, National Institute of Agronomy of Paris-Grignon, 1997; PhD, York University, 2004; Geography/Environmental Science, Surface and Subsurface Hydrology, Water Quality, Riparian Zone/Watershed Biogeochemistry and Hydrology, Agriculture, Best Management Practices, Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Mercury, Carbon Cycling, Greenhouse Gases (N2O, CO2, CH4).
309 Bray Hallpgvidon@esf.edu
315-470-4765 | 315-470-6536
Volk, Timothy, Senior Research Associate and Associate Chair
MS, Cornell University, 1990; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science 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
346 Illick Halltavolk@esf.edu
Vonhof, Sarah, Instructor
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1996; PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2001; forest and natural resources policy, environmental history
303A Bray Hallslvonhof@esf.edu
Wagner, Donald
Visiting Instructor
105 Moon Librarydkwagner@esf.edu
Wagner, John, Professor and Associate Chair
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 Halljewagner@esf.edu
Walker-Kopp, Nancy, Instructional Support Specialist
MS, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2001;
242 Illick Hallnwalkerk@esf.edu
Wang, Chun, Professor Emeritus
MS, Vassar College, 1952; PhD, University Of Iowa, 1955;
428 Illick Hallcjkwang@esf.edu
315-470-6911 | 315-470-6760
Watson-Collins, Elizabeth
Instructional Support Technician
102 Walters Hallekwatson@esf.edu
Webb, Michael, Instructor
Wanakena Campusmhwebb@esf.edu
Webster, Francis, Professor
PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1986; pheremone chemistry, chemical ecology, organic chemistry
317 Jahn Labfwebster@esf.edu
Weir, Alexander, Professor
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 Hallaweir@esf.edu
Weiss, Jill, Assistant Professor
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.
208B Marshall Halljiweiss@esf.edu
315-470-6781 | 315-470-6636
Werner, Garth
Visiting Instructor
415 Baker Labgewerner@esf.edu
315-470-4708 | 315-470-4710
Westby, George
Instructional Support Technician
416 Walters Hallgrwestby@esf.edu
Whipps, Christopher, Director, SUNY Center for Applied Microbiology and Assoc Professor
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 Hallcwhipps@esf.edu
315-470-4762 | 315-470-6760
Whitmore, Benette, Chair
MA, Syracuse University, 1980; PhD, Syracuse University, 2011;
106A Marshall Hallbwhitmor@esf.edu
315-470-6695 | 315-470-6636
Winter, William, Professor Emeritus
PhD, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 1974; polymer structure and characterization, physical and structural biochemistry, structural polymer chemistry, NMR, diffraction, biopolymer and polysaccharide chemistry, computational chemistry
215 Jahn Labwtwinter@esf.edu
315-470-6876 | 315-470-6586
Woltman, Susan
Visiting Instructor
105 Moon Librarysbwoltma@esf.edu
Yanai, Ruth, Professor
MS, Yale University, 1985; PhD, Yale University, 1990; forest ecology, watershed ecology, soils, biogeochemistry, forest health, ecological modeling, watershed management, ecosystem nutrient cycling, uncertainty
210 Marshall Hallrdyanai@esf.edu
315-470-6955 | 315-470-4868
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 Hallcyoo05@esf.edu
Zhang, Lianjun, Professor
MS, University Of Idaho, 1987; PhD, University Of Idaho, 1990; MS, University Of Idaho, 1991; forest biometrics, growth and yield modeling, spatial statistics and modeling, quantitative silviculture
323 Bray Halllizhang@esf.edu