2013 Honors and Nominations Committees

At the 2012 SEDAAG Business Meeting, the following individuals were elected to the Honors and Nominations Committee.

2013 Honor Committee

Chris Baldurek, Appalachia State University, Chair

Sharon Cobb, U of North Florida (Chair Elect)

Eric Fournier, Samford University

Grant Harley, U of Southern Mississippi

Darren Parnell, Salisbury University

2013 Nominations Committee

Ron Yarbrough, Georgia Southern University, Chair

Jackie Gallahger, Mary Washington University

 Josh Inwood, U of Tennessee (Chair Elect)

Congratulations to the SEDAAG 2012 Award Winners!!!

The following award winners were honored at the SEDAAG 2012 Annual Meeting in Asheville, NC.

Best Masters Paper Award, 2012: Linwood E. Hall, East Carolina University, “A climatology of the structure, frequency, and propagation of midlatitude cyclones that affect North Carolina.”

John Fraser Hart Best Ph.D. Paper, 2012: Whalen W. Dillon, UNC-Charlotte, “Range-wide risks to a foundaton tree species from disturbance interactions.”

Best Graduate Poster Award, 2012: Kunwar K. Singh, UNC-Charlotte, “Detecting and mapping sub-canopy invasive plants in urbanizing forest landscapes using LiDAR-derived metrics.”

Best Undergraduate Poster Award, 2012: Taylor D. Holden, University of Richmond, “Mapping the trees of the University of Richmond: Species diversity and carbon content.”

Merle C. Prunty, Jr.  Scholarship, 2012: Camille Parker Gregory, University of Georgia

Research Honors Award, 2012: Jonathan I. Leib, Old Dominion University

Lifetime Achievement Award, 2012: Kathleen C. Parker, University of Georgia

Excellence in Teaching Award, 2012: Sharon C. Cobb, University of North Florida