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JOHN B. SHANE

Program Chair
Forestry
Rubenstein School of the Environment and Natural Resources
Phone:(802)656-2907
Email Address:jshane@zoo.uvm.edu
Public Relations:Josh Brown (802)656-3039 joshua.e.brown@uvm.edu
Specialty:forest ecology; tree physiology; winter physiological ecology; sustainable forestry
Biography:Shane is, by dual appointment, senior researcher and lecturer in forest physiology as well as program chair in the Forestry Program. His research interests include forest ecology, tree physiology, winter physiological ecology, and sustainable forestry. Among Shane's publications are: "Photosynthetic capacity of red spruce during winter" (Tree Physiology, 1998, co-authors); and "Changes in physiological processes within red spruce seedlings during a simulated thaw" (Tree Physiology, 1996, co-authors).