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Prospective Students

ANGE is what we study

"I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journey-work of the stars"
~Walt Whitman

Our Valiant Leader

Alan K. Knapp

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Current Lab Members

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Alison Post

Honorary Members

Kelly Hopping


Maddie Shields

john dietrich

Lauren Baur

Undergraduate Interns
Jessica Silva Alannah Liebert Jacob Olson

Lab Alumni

Jace Fahnestock , Ph.D., (1994?) President, North Wind Resource Consulting, ID

Stephen R. Johnson, Ph.D., (1994) Assistant Professor, Central College, Pella, IA 

Erik P. Hamerlynck, Ph.D., (1995) Plant Physiologist, USDA-ARS, Tucson, AZ

Lynne Davy, MSc., (1995) Undergraduate Advisor, Dept. of Sociology, Kansas State University

Floyd Catchpole, MSc., (1996) District Ecologist, Forest Preserve District, Will County, Illinois

Laura Maragni, MSc., (1997) Cochise Community College, Bisbee, Arizona

Christine A. McAllister, MSc., (1997) Professor, Principia College, IL.

Brett N. Rubenstein, MSc., (1998) Faculty, Fountain Valley School of Colorado

Andrea Silletti, MSc., (2000) Lab Manager, University of Georgia

Brett Danner, MSc., (2001) Associate, SRF Consulting Group, Inc., Minneapolis, MN

Ken McCarron, PhD., (2002) Senior Ecologist / Project Manager, E2M Inc

Melinda D. Smith, Ph.D., (2002) Associate Professor, Colorado State University

Michelle Lett, MSc., (2003) Instructor, Eastern Wyoming College, Torrington, WY 

Jesse Nippert, PhD., (2006) Associate Professor, Kansas State University 

Anthony Swemmer, PhD., (2007) Director, SAEON Ndlovu Node, Kruger Natl. Park, S. Africa 

Priscilla Baker, MSc., (2007) Research Specialist, Crawford Hydrology Lab, W. Kentucky Univ. 

Madeline Scheintaub, MSc., (2008) Fire Ecologist, Bandelier National Monument, NM 

Jana Heisler-White, PhD., (2008) Research Associate, University of Wyoming 

Greg Buis, MSc., (2009) Wind Project Developer, Pioneer Green Energy, Austin, TX 

Amanda Lease, MSc., (2011) High School Science Teacher, Longmont, CO 

Anine Smith, MSc. (2012), Department of Natural Resources, Pierre, SD 

David Hoover, PhD., (2013) USGS, Moab, UT

Whitney Mowll, Msc. (2014) Science Teacher, Wind River High School, Pavillion, WY

Elsie Denton, MSc. (2014) Extreme Drought in the Grasslands Experiment Co-lead, Fort Collins, CO

Justin Dohn, PhD., (2015)  Research Consultant, University of VT

Kevin Wilcox, PhD., (2015) Post Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Oklahoma, Department of Microbiology and Plant Biology, Normal, OK

Former Postdoctoral Associates

Phillip A. Fay, Research Ecologist, USDA-ARS, Grassland Soil and Water Research Laboratory, Temple, TX
Geoffrey Henebry, Senior Scientist and Co-Director, Geographic Information Science Center, South Dakota University, Brookings, SD
Richard W.S. Fynn, Senior Research Scholar, Rangeland Ecology, Okavango Research Institute, University of Botswana, Maun, Botswana
EDGE crew 2015
EDGE Crew 2015
Kevin and Crew clipping 2012 SGS
Clipping Kevin's Plots 2012 SGS
lab group 2004
2004 Lab Group
2008 lab bonding game
2008 Lab Bonding Ball Game
amanda's common garden field crew
Amanda's Common Garden Field Crew
cee crew
Dave's Climate Extremes Field Crew