HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
20 scientists selected as Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellows

Twenty outstanding academic environmental scientists from throughout the U.S. have been selected as Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellows for 2004.

Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellowships provide scientists with intensive communications and leadership training to help them communicate scientific information effectively to non-scientific audiences, especially policy makers, the media, business leaders and the public. The Fellows are selected through a competitive application process. Fellows have outstanding scientific qualifications, demonstrated leadership ability and a strong interest in communicating science beyond traditional academic audiences.

The 2004 Fellows represent a broad range of environmental science disciplines, including environmental engineering, wildlife veterinary medicine, tropical forestry, marine ecology and environmental economics.

"We are absolutely thrilled with the 2004 cohort of Leopold Leadership Fellows," said Jane Lubchenco, Distinguished Professor of Zoology at Oregon State University who co-founded the Aldo Leopold Leadership Program and co-chairs the steering committee. "As individuals, each is outstanding in his or her field, and as a group, they provide a wonderful mix of disciplines and potential for new and interesting collaborations. They will learn a lot in the training sessions, but they also have a lot to offer each other and to the Leopold Leadership Program."

The 2004 Fellows join 60 other outstanding environmental scientists who previously received Leopold Leadership Fellowships and participated in the training, including Bill Schlesinger, Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences at Duke University, Pamela Matson, Dean of the School of Earth Sciences at Stanford University and Jianguo (Jack) Liu, professor in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University. For a complete list of Fellows, including biographical information, visit the website: '"/>

Contact: Cynthia Barakatt
cbarakatt@leopoldleadership.org
617-226-2189
Aldo Leopold Leadership Program
16-Mar-2004


Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology news :

1. DNA lends scientists a hand, revealing new chemical reactions
2. Conference at UH opens doors for new scientists, engineers
3. Wisconsin scientists develop quick botox test
4. UCI scientists successfully target key HIV protein; breakthrough may lead to new drug therapies
5. Alaska scientists find Arctic tundra yields surprising carbon loss
6. UAF scientists discover new marine habitat in Alaska
7. Information system to help scientists analyze mechanisms of social behavior
8. Zoonotic diseases - European scientists unite to fight diseases
9. Israeli scientists reveal the plan of a key cellular machine
10. Study by Israeli scientists provides insight on DNA code
11. Computer scientists at UH developing nurturing computers

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: scientists selected Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellows

(Date:11/5/2014)... Brazil -Individuals show great diversity in their ability to ... females greatly differ in their perceptual evaluation of odors, ... tests. , Sex differences in olfactory detection ... may be connected to one,s perception of smell, which ... women,s olfactory superiority has been suggested to be cognitive ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... Temple University School of Medicine announced today that ... initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates ... Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; and Vice Chair ... School of Medicine will pursue an innovative global ... Biomarkers to Assess Fetal Neurodevelopment.", Grand Challenges Explorations ...
(Date:11/4/2014)... November 4, 2014   ... growth   Fuel3D , a developer of ... funding round totaling $6.4 million (£4 million). This funding builds ... earlier this year and paves the way for the commercial ... The funding round was led by Chimera Partners and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):The female nose always knows: Do women have more olfactory neurons? 2Temple University School of Medicine receives Grand Challenges Explorations grant 2Fuel3D Secures $6.4 Million in Expansion Funding 2Fuel3D Secures $6.4 Million in Expansion Funding 3
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 On January, 14, 2015, ... Washington D.C. science community to the UMBC campus for ... by the Protein Society, will take place from 9 ... 312. Through discussion, presentations and workshops, the free ... proteins, their role in the industry and the future ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... Whitehouse Laboratories is pleased to ... County (New Jersey) Chamber of Commerce as a ... organization in the North Jersey area, offers Whitehouse ... key clients in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology areas ... Membership enables Whitehouse Laboratories a higher level of ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 Continuing its award-winning streak, Nerium ... prestigious MarCom Awards for outstanding creative achievement by its ... MarCom Award, the organization’s top honor, in the Branding ... held in April of this year. The event showcased ... Additionally, Nerium was awarded a Gold MarCom Award in ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... West Chester, OH (PRWEB) November 25, 2014 ... International Holdings, has joined the Graphel Carbon Products team ... experience in sales, marketing, and customer service for the ... to add Miles to our team,” stated Dave Trinkley, ... Products. “His wide range of experience in the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Whitehouse Laboratories Joins Morris County Chamber of Commerce 2Whitehouse Laboratories Joins Morris County Chamber of Commerce 3Nerium International™ Wins One Platinum, Two Gold MarCom Awards 2Miles Holder Joins Graphel Corporation as Sales/Marketing Manager 2
Cached News: