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CURRICULUM VITAE

WILLIAM S. KEETON, PH.D.

Bill in the field by Joshua Brown, UVM Communications

 

ADDRESS

University of Vermont
Rubenstein School of Environment & Natural Resources
343 George D. Aiken Center for Natural Resources
Burlington, VT 05405 U.S.A.
Voice: (802) 656-2518
Fax: (802) 656-2623
Email: william.keeton@uvm.edu


EDUCATION

2000
Ph.D. Forest Ecology. University of Washington, College of Forest Resources, Seattle, WA
1994
M.E.S. Conservation Biology and Policy. Yale University, School of Forestry and Envir. Studies, New Haven, CT
1990
B.S. Natural Resources. Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Ithaca, NY

 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

University of Vermont, Burlington, VT - 2001 - present

  • Ecosystem Management (NR 205). Instructor
  • Restoration Ecology (ENSC 201). Co-instructor
  • Sustainable Forest Management (FOR 272). Instructor
  • Forest Ecosystem Dynamics (FOR 385a). Instructor
  • Travel Course on Sustainable Forest Management and Ecological Economics in Ukraine (CDAE 295)
  • Graduate Seminar in Sustainable Forest Certification (FOR 385b). Co-Instructor
  • Graduate Seminar in Sustainable Forestry (FOR 385c). Instructor
  • Guest Lecturer: Silviculture; Field Naturalist Practicum; Measurements and Mapping; Vermont Field Studies; Geomorphology and Ecology of Mountain Landscapes; Watershed Science Field Studies; and Climate Change Seminar

University of Washington, Seattle, WA - 1997-2000

  • Old-growth Forest Science and Management (Co-Instructor)
  • Ecosystem Dynamics (Teaching Assistant)
  • Field Studies in Ecosystem Management (Teaching Assistant)
  • Landscape Ecology; Graduate Seminar on Climate Change (Guest Lecturer)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012-present Professor of Forest Ecology and Forestry. Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.
2007-2012 Associate Professor of Forest Ecology and Forestry. Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.
2010-present Chair, UVM Forestry Program.
2010-present Board of Directors, Science for the Carpathians.
2010-present Governance Committee, UVM Institute for Environmental Diplomacy and Security.
Spring 2009 Visiting Scientist. University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Institute for Forest Ecology, Vienna, Austria; Humboldt University, Geography Department, Berlin, Germany; University of Rome, Department of Plant Biology, Rome, Italy; IUCN (The World Conservation Union), Geneva, Switzerland.
Fall 2008 Fulbright Senior Scholar. Ukrainian National Forestry University, Institute for Ecological Economics, L'viv, Ukraine.
2001-2007Assistant Professor of Forest Ecology and Forestry. Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.
1997-2000Research Assistant for the Climate Impacts Group. Joint Institute for the Study of Atmosphere and Oceans, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
1996-2000Field Technician. College of Forest Resources, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
1994-1996Conservation Biologist. The Wilderness Society, Seattle, WA.
1993-1994Intern/Consultant. IUCN - The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland.
1990-1992 Regulatory Analyst. Science Applications International Corporation, Washington, DC.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Institute for Biological Sciences
  • Ecological Society of America
  • Forest Stewards Guild (professional member)
  • Society for Conservation Biology
  • Society of American Foresters

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