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VISITING SCHOLARS 2015 - 2016

Julan Guo
Associate Research Professor
Institute of Wetland Research
Chinese Academy of Forestry
Beijing, China
VISITATION PERIOD: May 10 -14, 2016
 
Gaojie Wu
Wetland Research Center
Institute of Wetland Research
Chinese Academy of Forestry
Beijing, China
VISITATION PERIOD: May 10 -14, 2016
 
Doreen Vetter
Accountability & Budget Team Leader
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Chesapeake Bay Program Office 
Annapolis, Maryland
VISITATION PERIOD: April 23-24, 2016
 
Nenibarini Zabbey, Ph.D.
Department of Fisheries, Faculty of Agriculture
University of Port Harcourt
Choba, Rivers State, Nigeria
VISITATION PERIOD: November 16-18, 2015 and April 4-6, 2016
 
Philippe Van Cappellen, Ph.D.
Canada Excellence Research Chair in Ecohydrology
Water Institute and Dept. of Earth and Env. Sciences and Biology
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
VISITATION PERIOD: March 9-12, 2016
 
David M. Lodge, Ph.D.
Galla Professor of Biological Sciences
and Director of Environmental Change Initiative
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
VISITATION PERIOD: March 2-4, 2016
 
Christian Dunn, Ph.D.
Lecturer, Wolfson Carbon Capture Laboratory
School of Biological Sciences
Bangor University, Bangor, Wales
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 3, 2016
 
Christopher Freeman, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Biological Sciences
Bangor University
Bangor, Wales
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 3, 2016
 
Evelyn E. Gaiser, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology and Southeastern Environmental Research Center
Florida International University
Miami, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD: February 11, 2016
 
Suzanne Pittenger-Slear
Environmental Concern, Inc.
St Michaels, Maryland
VISITATION PERIOD:  January 31 - February 3, 2016
 
Kathleen Kutchenreuter
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Washington, DC
VISITATION PERIOD:  February 1-2, 2016
 
Robert P. Brooks, Ph.D.
Miller Professor of Geography and Ecology
Director of Riparia, Penn State University
College Park, Pennsylvania
VISITATION PERIOD: January 26-29, 2016
 
Lonnie Thompson, Ph.D
Distinguished University Professor
School of Earth Sciences and Byrd Polar and Climate Change Center
The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
VISITATION PERIOD: January 13-17, 2016
 
Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Ph.D.
University Distinguished Scholar, Department of Geography
Director, Byrd Polar and Climate Change Cente
The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
VISITATION PERIOD: January 13-17, 2016
M. Siobhan Fennessy, Ph.D.
Jordan Professor of Biology and Environmental Science
Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio
VISITATION PERIOD: January 12-16, 2016
 
Feng LiPh.D.
Associate Professor
Institute of Subtropical Agriculture
Chinese Academy of Sciences,  Changsha, China
VISITATION PERIOD: December 17, 2015 - November 20, 2016
 
Toe AungPh.D.
Fulbright Scholar
Mangrove Conservation Unit, Forest Department
Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry, Myanmar
VISITATION PERIOD: December 8, 2015 - April 11, 2016
 
Ralph Tiner
Association of State Wetland Managers
Amherst, MA
VISITATION PERIOD: December 2-3, 2015
 
Stephen E. Davis IIIPh.D.
Wetland Ecologist
The Everglades Foundation
Palmetto Bay, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD: October 26, 2015
 
Steve Emmett-Mattox
Senior Director of Strategic Planning and Programs
Restore America’s Estuaries
National Office
Arlington, Virginia
VISITATION PERIOD: October 22, 2015
 
Steve Crooks, Ph.D.
Director of Climate Change Services
ESA
San Francisco, California
VISITATION PERIOD: October 22, 2015
 
Scott Settelmyer
Managing Director
TerraCarbon
Peoria, Illinois
VISITATION PERIOD: October 22, 2015
 
Mark Rains, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
School of Geosciences
University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD: September 16, 2015
 
 
Jacqueline Rose
Regional Coordinator
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Training Program
Coastal Training Program Initiative
Fairhope, Alabama
VISITATION PERIOD:  August 28, 2015
 
 
Yael Girard
AmeriCorps VISTA Associate
Weeks Bay Foundation
Fairhope, Alabama
VISITATION PERIOD:  August. 28, 2015
 
 
 

VISITING SCHOLARS 2014 - 2015

 
Jung Chen Huang,  Ph.D.
Professor
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai, China
VISITATION PERIOD:  April 28-29, 2015
 
Chuan Qi Zhou and Fang Liu
Ph.D. and Masters students
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai, China
VISITATION PERIOD:  April 28-29, 2015
 
Xiaolin Zhang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Institute of Hydrobiology, CAS
Wuhan, China
VISITATION PERIOD:  April 14-30; May 11-July 15
 
Rachel J. Harris
Ph.D. candidate
University of Waikato
Hamilton, New Zealand
VISITATION PERIOD:  May 1- August 30, 2015
 
James S. Bays, M.S
Technology Fellow, Natural Treatment Systems
CH2MHILL, Tampa, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 16-18, 2015
 
Hristina Bodin, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer, Division of Natural Sciences
Kristianstad University, Kristianstad, Sweden
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 14-18, 2015
 
Jacqueline LaMuth
Extension Associate Professor Emeritus
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 9-16, 2015
 
Jennifer L. Tank, Ph.D.
Galla Professor of Biological Sciences
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 9-16, 2015
 
Christopher Freeman, Ph.D.
Professor, School of Biological Sciences
Bangor University
Bangor, Wales
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 1-6, 2015
 
Jan Vymazal, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Applied Ecology
Czech University of Life Sciences
Prague, Czech Republic
VISITATION PERIOD:  March 1-4, 2015
 
Maciej Zalewski, Ph.D.
Professor of Applied Ecology and Director
UNESCO Regional Center for Ecohydrology
University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
VISITATION PERIOD:  February 23 - March 3, 2015
 
Azzam Alwash, Ph.D.
2013 Goldman Environmental Prize Laureate
Director, Eden Again, Baghdad, Iraq
VISITATION PERIOD:  February 10-15, 2015
 
Chris Parsons, Ph.D
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
CERC Ecohydrology Group
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
VISITATION PERIOD:  February 10, 2015
 
Sven E. Jørgensen. D.Eng, Ph.D
Professor Emeritus
Copenhagen University, Copenhagen Denmark
VISITATION PERIOD:  February 4 - 18, 2015
 
Thomas S. Bianchi, Ph.D.
Thompson Endowed Professor, Department of Geological Sciences
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
VISITATION PERIOD: January 28 - 31, 2015
 
Marcela Uribe Lastra
Ph.D. student 
University Technology de Pereiro
Pereira, Colombia 
VISITATION PERIOD:  January 18 - March 20, 2015
 
Gail L. Chmura, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Gepgyaphy
McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
VISITATION PERIOD: January 13-16, 2015
 
Wei Huang
Ningxia Forest Inventory and Planning Institute
Yinchuan City, Ningxia, China
VISITATION PERIOD: January 12-16, 2015
 
Suzanne Pittenger-Slear
Environmental Concern
St Michaels, Maryland
VISITATION PERIOD: November 18, 2014
 
Ralph Tiner
Association of State Wetland Managers
Amherst, MA
VISITATION PERIOD: November 18-19, 2014
 
 
 
Yunan Yang, Ph.D.
Department of Environmental Engineering, Beihang University 
Beijing, China
VISITATION PERIOD: October 19, 2014 - November 1, 2014
Franciszek A. Bydalek
West Pomeranian University of Technology  
Szczecin, Poland
VISITATION PERIOD: October 18, 2014 - February 26, 2015
 
Roy R. "Robin" Lewis III, M.A.
Lewis Environmental Services, Inc.
Salt Springs, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD: October 20-22, 2014  
Xiaoyu Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology, CAS
Changchun, China 
VISITATION PERIOD:September 2014 - August 2015
Piotr Banaszuk, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Head
Department of Environmental Protection and Management
Bialystok Technical University
Bialystok, Poland
VISITATION PERIOD: September 11 - Oct 2 2014
 
 
Mingzhi Lu
Ph.D. student 
School of Environmental Science
Northeast Normal University
Changchun, China  
VISITATION PERIOD: 
Mar. 12, 2014 - Mar. 8, 2015
Ana Lasso, M.E.
Ph.D. student
Universidad del Valle 
Cali, Colombia 
VISITATION PERIOD: February 12 - September 11, 2014
Shaopeng Yu, Ph.D.
Professor
Harbin University
Harbin, China 
VISITATION PERIOD: November 1, 2013 - October 31, 2014
Jihui Fan, Ph.D. 
Visiting Scholar and Associate Researcher
Chengdu Institute of Mountain Hazards & Environment
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
VISITATION PERIOD: August 31, 2013 - September 1, 2014

VISITING SCHOLARS 2013 - 2014

 
Evan Waletzko
Ph.D. student 
Environmental Science Graduate Program
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio  
VISITATION PERIOD: April 10-16, 2014
Hojeong Kang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
School of Civil and ENvironmental Engineering
Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
VISITATION PERIOD: March 8 - 10, 2014

 

 
Christopher Freeman, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Biological Sciences
Bangor University
Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
VISITATION PERIOD: March 7, 2014 and November 1, 2013

 

 
 
Michael E. Dorcas, Ph.D.
Professor of Biology
Davidson College
Davidson, North Carolina
VISITATION PERIOD: February 26 - March 2, 2014
 
Jiyoung Lee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences and Food Science & Technology
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
VISITATION PERIOD: January 29 - February 1, 2014
Sven E. Jørgensen. D.Eng, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Copenhagen University
Copenhagen Denmark
VISITATION PERIOD: January 19 - February 6, 2014
Ray Stewart
President
Ohio Wetlands Association
Amherst, Ohio
VISITATION PERIOD: January 16 - 17, 2014
Katherine C. Ewel, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Forest Resources
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD: January 15 - 18, 2014
Hans W. Paerl, Ph.D.
William R. Kenan Professor of Marine and Environmental Sciences
University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences
Morehead City, North Carolina
VISITATION PERIOD: January 15 - 18, 2014
Hristina Bodin, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Water and Environmental Technology
Kristianstad University
Kristianstad, SWEDEN
VISITATION PERIOD: January 1-6, 2014
Jim Bays
Technology Fellow
CH2MHILL
Tampa, FL
VISITATION PERIOD: December 12-14, 2013
 
Ulo Mander, Ph.D.
Professor of Landscape Ecology and Head
Department of Geography
Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
University of Tartu
Tartu, Estonia
VISITATION PERIOD: December 11-16, 2013
 
 
Kaido Soosaar, Ph.D. and Kuno Kasak 
Researcher and  PhD student
Department of Geography
Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
University of Tartu
Tartu, Estonia
VISITATION PERIOD: December 11-17, 2013
 
Wilhelm Graneli, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Aquatic Ecology
Department of Biology
Lund University
Lund, Sweden
VISITATION PERIOD: November 18-22, 2013
 
 
Edna Graneli, Ph.D.
Professor of Marine Ecology
Department of Marine Ecology
Linnaeus University
Kalmar, Sweden
VISITATION PERIOD: November 18-22, 2013
Gil Bohrer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio 
VISITATION PERIOD: November 10-12, 2013
 
Xiaoyu Li, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology, CAS
Changchun, China 
VISITATION PERIOD: November 1, 2013 - May 31, 2014
 
BingBing Jiang
Ph.D. student
East China Normal University
Shanghai, China
VISITATION PERIOD: July 23-26, 2013
 
Keunyea Song, Ph.D.
Post-doctoral Researcher 
Trent University
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
VISITATION PERIOD: July 17-21, 2013

 

VISITING SCHOLARS 2012 - 2013

 
Jaan Pärn, PhD., and Kristina Sohar   
Professor and Ph.D. student
Tartu University
Tartu, Estonia
VISITATION PERIOD: April 2 - 13, 2013

 Jaan Pärn, PhD., and Kristina Sohar
Donald L. Hey, Ph.D.
Founder, The Wetlands Initiative and Des Plaines River Wetland Demonstration Project
Chicago and Lake County, Illinois
VISITATION PERIOD: March 19-23, 2013
 
 
John W. Day, Jr., Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, School of Coast and Environment
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
VISITATION PERIOD: March 5 -12, 2013
 
 
Roy R. "Robin" Lewis III, M.A.
Lewis Environmental Services, Inc.
Salt Springs, Florida
VISITATION PERIOD: February  20-22, 2013; November 4-12, 2012
 
Mingzhi Lu
Ph.D. student 
School of Environmental Science
Northeast Normal University
Changchun, China  
VISITATION PERIOD:  Oct 22 - Nov 15, 2012
 
Yuzhi SongPh.D.
Associate Professor
School of Environmental Science and Engineering
Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
Nanjing, China  
VISITATION PERIOD: November 1, 2012 - April 30, 2013 
 
   
Maria HernandezPh.D.
Research Scientist
Institute of Ecology
Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
VISITATION PERIOD: September 26 - October 26, 2012