Faculty - Bryan Pfeiffer
Bryan Pfeiffer teaches writing in the Field Naturalist and Ecological Planning programs at the University of Vermont. His articles and essays have appeared in The New York Times, Field & Stream, Vermont Life, and and many other publications. His column, Birds in Focus, appears in Northern Woodlands magazine. Bryan is co-author of Birdwatching in Vermont, a guide to finding and enjoying the state’s birds. He developed and formerly co-hosted an award-winning radio program, For the Birds, and hosted a public television special called Birding in Vermont. Bryan’s wildlife photography has appeared in various magazines and newspapers, in calendars, on web sites, and even around the world on CNN. Bryan resides online at www.bryanpfeiffer.com.
As a consulting naturalist and entomologist, Bryan has run field inventories for municipalities, non-profits, timber companies, private landowners, and the State of Vermont. He is the former chief field staff for the Vermont Butterfly Survey and is an authority on dragonflies. He's also a frequent and engaging public speaker on nature and photography. Bryan’s next book, now in the works, is PANTALA: What a Dragonfly Tells Us About Sex, Evolution and the Human Condition.