University of Vermont

Jurij Homziak

Jurij Homziak

Extension Assistant Professor/ Director of Outreach & Education for Lake Champlain Sea Grant

Phone: 802-656-0682
Office: 113 USDA Forest Service Lab
705 Spear Street
South Burlington, VT 05403
Lake Champlain Sea Grant:

Director of Outreach & Education and Coastal and Watersheds Specialist, Lake Champlain Sea Grant program; Extension Assistant Professor, University of Vermont School of Natural Resources. Responsible for the developing the newest national Sea Grant program of extension, outreach and research activities to enhance awareness and understanding of coastal development, water quality, aquatic resources, nuisance aquatic species, land use and watershed management issues for NY-VT-Quebéc Lake Champlain Basin. Conduct applied research in participatory, community based watershed management and water quality protection, lay water quality monitoring and urban stream restoration.


Ph.D., Marine Sciences, 1985, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.Sc., Agricultural Development (coursework completed), Wye College, University of London
M.A., Biology/Ecology, 1977, San Diego State University
B.S., Zoology, cum laude, 1975, San Diego State University