Pacific Northwest Cooperative Ecosystem Studies Unit (CESU)

Partners

The PNW CESU has 18 university partners, two state agency partners, and one non-government entity.

TECHNICAL
REPRESENTATIVE
COOPERATIVE
REPRESENTATIVE
UNIVERSITY PARTNERS
Central Washington University Anne Johansen
Professor, Chemistry Department
509-963-2164
johansea@cwu.edu
Pending
Eastern Washington University Rebecca Brown
Professor and Chair, Department of Biology
509-359-2528
rbrown@mail.ewu.edu
Contact your college’s grants and sponsored programs office
Heritage University Kazuhiro Sonoda
Dean, Arts and Sciences
sonoda_k@heritage.edu
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Oregon Institute of Technology Jherime Kellermann
Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences
541-851-5156
Jherime.Kellermann@oie.edu
Michelle Meyer
Director, Business Affairs
541-885-1628
michelle.meyer@oit.edu
Oregon State University Lisa Gaines
Director, Institute for Natural Resources
541-737-1976
lisa.gaines@oregonstate.edu
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Portland State University Jason Podrabsky
Associate Vice President for Research
Research & Strategic Partnerships
503-725-5772
podrabsj@pdx.edu
Dawn Boatman
Director
Sponsored Projects Administration
503-725-8306
dboatman@pdx.eduJennifer Ward
Associate Director
Sponsored Projects Administration
503-725-8308
jennifer.ward@pdx.edu
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Andrew Robertson
Executive Director
GeoSpatial Services
aroberts@smumn.edu
Paul Wildenborg
Grants Administrator
507-457-1442
pwildenb@smumn.edu
Seattle University Dr. Teodora Rutar Shuman
Professor and Chair
Mechanical Engineering Department
Seattle University
901 12th Avenue
P.O. Box 222000
Seattle, WA 98122-1090
Phone: (206) 296-5535
teodora@seattleu.edu
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Southern Oregon University Alissa Arp
Chair, Department of Environmental Science and Policy
arpa@sou.edu
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University of Alaska Anchorage Matthew Carlson
Associate Professor and Director
Alaska Center for Conservation Science
907-786-6390
mlcarlson@alaska.edu
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University of Alaska Southeast Karen Schmitt
Dean, School of Arts and Sciences and
Vice Provost for Research & Sponsored Programs
907-796-6518
krschmitt@alaska.edu
Kelly Jensen
Grant Proposal Coordinator
907-796-6280
kmjensen@alaska.edu
University of British Columbia Bruce Larson
Professor and Department Head
Department of Forest Resources Management
bruce.larson@ubc.ca
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University of Idaho Kurt  Pregitzer
Dean, College of Natural Resources
208-885-6442
kpregitzer@uidaho.edu
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University of Oregon Moira Kiltie
Assistant Vice President for Research
541-346-3188
kiltie@uoregon.edu
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University of Vermont and State Agriculture College Robert Manning
Professor, School of Natural Resources
802-656-3096
robert.manning@uvm.edu
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University of Washington Dan Brown
Director, School of Forest Resources
206-685-1928
danbro@uw.edu
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Washington State University Daniel Thornton
Assistant Professor
School of the Environment
509-335-3713
daniel.thornton@wsu.edu
Darlene Rae Miller
Contracting
millerdr@wsu.edu
Western Washington University Steve Hollenhorst
Professor and Dean
Huxley College of Environmental Studies
360-650-3521
steve.hollenhorst@wwu.edu
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OTHER PARTNERS
Alaska Department of Fish and Game Pending Brad Palach
907-267-2145
brad.palach@alaska.gov
Center for Natural Lands Management Mason McKinley
Restoration and Burn Program Manager
120 Union Ave SE
Olympia, WA 98501
360-584-2538
mmckinley@cnlm.org
Western Association of Fish  and Wildlife Agencies Deb VonDeBur
Chief Financial Officer
2700 W. Airport Way
Boise, ID 83705
208-331-9431
deb.vondebur@wafwa.org