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Allen Solomon

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                          Ph.D. Position                                        Senior Global Research Ecologist Department                                  Office of Research and Development Organization                                U.S. EPA Distinguished Service Award for 2003 When did you become interested in ecology? Although I spent my childhood catching frogs and camping as a Boy Scout, it wasn’t until I…

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William E. Snyder

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                     Ph.D. Position                                   Assistant Professor Department                             Entomology Department Organization                           Washington State University, Pullman WA When did you get interested in ecology? Who was most influential in guiding you into ecology? I got interested in ecology by doing an undergraduate research project at the University of…

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William Smith

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                  Ph.D. Position                                Professor and Charles H. Babcock Chair in Biology Department                          Biology Department Organization                        Wake Forest University, North Carolina When did you become interested in ecology? I became interested after reading an article in Reader’s Digest about the application of physics to biology. The…

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Lawrence B. Slobodkin

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                                        Ph.D. Department                                                Ecology and Evolution Organization                                              Stony Brook Eminent Ecologist Award 2005 I was born just before the stock market crash of 1929. My father was an artist. Up to age 13, I was raised in the Bronx with access to Bronx Park and…

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Bill Schlesinger

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                 Ph.D. Position                               James B. Duke Professor Department                         Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences Organization                       Duke University When did you get interested in ecology? Who was most influential in guiding you into ecology? I would trace my interest in ecology back to…

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Marten Scheffer

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                 Ph.D. Position                               Head & Professor Department                         Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management group Organization                       Wangeningen University Dr. Scheffer, along with his colleagues, is the recipient of ESA’s 2004 Sustainability Science Award, which is given annually to the authors of the peer-reviewed paper published in…

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M. A. Sanjayan

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004.Degree                                         Ph.D.Position                                       DirectorDepartment                                 Conservation ScienceOrganization                               The Nature Conservancy of California When did you get interested in ecology? Who was most influential in guiding you into ecology?I think all children are born with an innate curiosity about nature – about things that move, or are colorful, in…

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Osvaldo Sala

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004.Degree                                          Ph.DPosition                                        Professor of BiologyDepartment                                  Department of BiologyOrganization                                University of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaWhen did you get interested in ecology? Who was most influential in guiding you into ecology?I got interested in ecology while I was an undergraduate at University of Buenos Aires (UBA). I enjoyed…

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Richard Root (2004)

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004. Degree                                           Ph.D. Position                                         Professor of Ecology Department                                   Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Organization                                 Cornell University   Dr. Root is the winner of ESA’s 2004 Eugene P. Odum Award. The award subcommittee was uniform in their praise for an ecologist whose primary contribution to the field of…

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Dr. Jean Richardson

Jean L. Richardson

From an “Ecologist Directory” maintained by the ESA Education Office about 2004-2005. Profile circa 2004.Degree                                            Ph.D.Position                                          Assistant ProfessorDepartment                                    Department of Biological SciencesOrganization                                  Brock University George Mercer Award for 2003 When did you become interested in ecology? Who was most influential in guiding you into ecology?Unlike many ecologists I know, I do not think I can claim any interest in ecology…

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