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George Hess


Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources

Jordan Hall Addition 5233


Area(s) of Expertise

Urban Open Space Conservation, Natural Resource Management


BA, Biology, Columbia College (1978)
BS, Computer Science, Columbia Engineering (1979)
MS, Computer Science, Stevens Insitute of Technology (1981)
PhD, Biomathematics, North Carolina State University (1994)


NC State University recipient of the UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching for 2013-2014

Research Interests

Green infrastructure conservation and management, conservation, ecology, natural resources measurements.

Regular Courses

NR 300 – Natural Resources Measurements

FW 333 – Conservation Biology in Practice

NR 295 – Natural Resources Enrichment Experience

Effective Scientific Posters



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