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Kittel, Timothy Research Associate


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research overview

  • Dr. Kittel is a research ecologist and climate scientist with the Institute of Arctic & Alpine Research. He has worked for more than 30 years in the field of global change science, with contributions to the study of climate-biosphere interactions, historical climatic change, and regional ecosystem and climate dynamics. Dr. Kittel's work on climate impacts has been included in IPCC and US National Assessments and has included the development of climate monitoring protocols for natural resource management agencies. His current research is on approaches for handling climate uncertainty in biodiversity conservation and on recent climate change in high mountain regions. Dr. Kittel has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in ecology and climate dynamics. Links - Research Highlights: - Featured Publications:


  • Vegetation Ecology, Biogeography, Climate Dynamics, Regional Climate Variability, Conservation Practice, Climate Change and Conservation Planning, Ecological Dynamics


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courses taught

  • EBIO 4100 Advanced Ecology (Summer 2018)
  • EBIO 4340 Conservation Biology and Practice in Brazil's Atlantic Forest (Summer 2018)
  • EBIO 5340 Conservation Biology and Practice in Brazil's Atlantic Forest (Summer 2018)
  • EBIO 4100 Advanced Ecology (Spring 2018)

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)

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