Background

Degrees

       
PhD 1980 University of Maryland Zoology
MS 1976 Arizona State University  Zoology
MAT 1972 University of Pittsburgh Education
BA 1969 Ohio Wesleyan University Botany-Bacteriology


Relevant Positions Held

     
Director, Freshman Research Immersion (FRI), Provost's Office Binghamton Univ. 2014 to present
Vice Provost for Special Projects Binghamton Univ. 2013 Jan.-Aug.
Vice Provost & Dean of the Graduate School Binghamton Univ. 2003-2012
Full Professor
Binghamton Univ.
1994 to present
Associate Professor
Binghamton Univ
1990-1994
Assistant Professor
Binghamton Univ.
1984-1990
UC Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Univ. of California-Davis
1982-84
Carr Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Univ. of Florida
1980-82
Research Assistant
Beneficial Insects Lab, USDA
1980


Service

  • Numerous departmental and university committees.
  • Journal editorial boards:
    • American Midland Naturalist, June 1991-May 1994
    • Ecology, October 1991-Sept. 1995
  • National Science Foundation panels:
    • Postdoctoral Research in Environmental Biology 1991, 1992
    • Ecology Program 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
  • U. S. Dept. Agriculture panel: Entomology Program 1994
  • University of Turku - Finland: Served as one of three external panelists reviewing applicants for Professor of Ecology position, 1998
  • Swedish Agricultural University at Uppsala: Served as "oponent" for doctoral defense, 2004
  • Vestal Conservation Advisory Commission – Jan. 2000-Dec. 2001

Last Updated: 7/8/16