Alumni Profiles

Oct 7, 2020

Getting The Most Bang For Your Conservation Buck

Climate change is complicating conservation efforts. New approaches are needed.

Oct 1, 2020

Faculty Profile: Rachel Cook

Rachel Cook received her masters and PhD from NC State University in the department of Forestry and Environmental Resources and has a background in soil fertility and nutrient management. After working for about 3 years as faculty at Southern Illinois University in […]

Jul 21, 2020

Faculty Profile: Ayse Ercumen

Ayse Ercumen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources and core faculty in the Global Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Cluster at North Carolina State University. Her research is focused on environmental disease transmission, and she […]

Mar 31, 2020

Alumni Spotlight: Joshua Moose

Joshua Moose ‘17 uses the course and lab experiences in environmental monitoring procedures he learned while a student in Environmental Technology and Management in his career as a stormwater inspector in the Raleigh-Triad area. How did your experience at NC […]

Nov 5, 2019

An Inside View: Environmental Consulting

“As an environmental consultant, my main responsibility is to provide excellent service to our clients.” – Emily Forbes, ONE Environmental Group Environmental consulting firms are viable workplaces for many Forestry and Environmental Resource graduates. Environmental consultants assess environmental impacts associated […]

Oct 1, 2019

Matt Hill: NC DEQ Environmental Specialist in Air Quality

Why did you choose to work for NC Department of Environmental Quality? I wanted to work for NC DEQ because I wanted a job where I knew the work I was doing was making an impact on people’s lives. The […]

Feb 27, 2019

2018-19 University Faculty Scholars Named

NC State’s 2018-19 class of University Faculty Scholars was announced today. These 20 early- and mid-career faculty receive this designation due to their significant academic achievements and contributions to NC State through their teaching, research and community engagement.

Dec 4, 2018

FER Alumni Spotlight: Luke Lolies

Luke Lolies grew up in rural northeastern North Carolina. He received his Associates of Science from College of the Albemarle and transferred to NC State to complete a degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation Biology. During Luke’s time at NC […]

Nov 28, 2018

Course/Faculty Profile: ES 495 with Dr. Wang and Dr. Kokotovich

This coming Spring semester brings a new course ES 495 – Biotechnology, Conservation, and Society co-taught by Dr. Wang and Dr. Kokotovich to students. Jack Wang is an Assistant Professor and PI of the Forest Biotechnology Group, Department of Forestry […]

Mar 20, 2018

Forestry Prof Honored for Diversity Efforts

Zakiya Holmes Leggett is lauded by the Ecological Society of America for her efforts to increase the diversity of future ecologists through mentoring, teaching and outreach.