Air intake for mercury speciation sampling at the Underhill AQ site: photo courtesy of Eric Miller.
The Vermont Monitoring Cooperative is pleased to announce that the University of Vermont's Dean of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Thomas Vogelmann, will give a keynote presentation entitled "A contemporary ecological perspective on invasive species in forests" at its 2011 Annual Cooperators Meeting on October 31st in Memorial Lounge, Waterman Building, on the UVM campus. Dr. Vogelmann received degrees from Syracuse University (Ph.D.), Washington State University (M.S.) and the University of Vermont (B.S.). He worked for eighteen years at the University of Wyoming, where he attained the rank of Professor of Botany and served as the interim Chair of the Department of Botany. Vogelmann also served as Visiting Professor at the University of Lund in Lund, Sweden, and Visiting Research Fellow at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia.
Dr. Vogelmann has received numerous awards and other recognitions for his teaching, research, and service. Most recently, he received the Joseph E. Carrigan Award for Excellence in Teaching and Undergraduate Education in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at UVM.