Robert "Rob" K. Swihart

Purdue University
Department of Forestry and Natural Resources
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West Lafayette, IN 47907-2061
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Currently I serve on Executive Committees for the National Association of University Forest Resources Programs (NAUFRP) and National Association of University Fish and Wildlife Programs (NAUFWP), as the Technical Representative for Purdue to the Great Lakes-Northern Forest Cooperative Ecosystems Studies Unit, and as an associate editor for BMC Ecology.  I also serve on the boards of the Fred M. van Eck Forest Foundation for Purdue University and White Buffalo, Inc.  In the past I have served as a member of professional committees at the state, regional, and national level including associate editor for the Wildlife Society Bulletin, a panel member for USDA NRI, and as a reviewer for 2 dozen journals and 6 funding organizations, in addition to serving as an active member of numerous professional committees. Internal to Purdue I have served on >20 committees and managed the Upper Wabash Ecosystem Project, involving 2 colleges and 7 departments, 17 faculty, 15 graduate students, 4 postdoctoral associates, and 128 undergraduate technicians.  I also have served as a Faculty Fellow at three dormitories over an 8-year period.

I am a member of several professional organizations that include:



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