PhD Forest Science, Michigan Technological University (Houghton, MI), 2003
MS, Mathematical Sciences, Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD), 1997
BS, Mathematics, Marymount College (Tarrytown, NY), 1994
University of Paris, Sorbonne (Paris, France), 1992-1993
Current research focuses on terrestrial ecology in high latitude regions and understanding how changes in climate influence the structure and function of arctic, boreal, and temperate ecosystems.
Also interested in understanding how these changes in the structure and function of the ecosystems may then feedback to influence the climate system.
Role at AK CASC: Assistant Research Professor
Group: AK CASC Scientists
Affiliations: UAF Institute of Arctic Biology and University of Alaska Fairbanks