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Dr. Nick M. Haddad – Vice President

Published on January 25, 2017 under Board of Directors
Dr. Nick M. Haddad – Vice President

William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor
Department of Biology
North Carolina State University

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Effects of habitat loss and fragmentation on populations, communities, and ecosystems; Consequences of biodiversity loss, nitrogen deposition, and other global changes for trophic structure; Spatial ecology; Application of ecological theory to conservation and management

EDUCATION:

  • 1997 Ph.D., Ecology, University of Georgia; Advisor: Ron Pulliam
  • 1991 B.S., Biology with honors, Stanford University; Thesis Advisor: Paul Ehrlich

EXPERIENCE:

  • 2012- William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor, Department of Biology, North Carolina State University
  • 2012- Director of Graduate Programs, Department of Biology, North Carolina State University
  • 2011-2012 Professor, Department of Biology, North Carolina State University
  • 2003- Undergraduate Coordinator, Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology Concentration, NC State University
  • 2006-2007 Sabbatical Scholar, UC-Davis; Host: Dr. Marcel Holyoak
  • 2005-2011 Associate Professor, Department of Biology, North Carolina State University
  • 1999-2005 Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology, North Carolina State University
  • 1997-1999 Post-doctoral researcher, University of Minnesota, Advisor: Dave Tilman
  • 1990-1997 Researcher, Guatemala Program, Center for Conservation Biology, Stanford University

AWARDS:

  • 2008 Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellow
  • 2007 George J. and Rhoda W. Kriz Faculty Study Leave Award
  • 2004 Outstanding Teacher Award, NC State University
  • 2004 Outstanding Adviser Award, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, NCSU
  • 2003 Outstanding paper award in Landscape Ecology, for an outstanding contribution to the literature in landscape ecology (Tewksbury, et al. 2002)
  • 2001 Conference of Southern Graduate Schools Achievement Award for New Scholars
  • 1993-6 National Science Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship