Ecosystem Ecology / BiogeochemistryEcosystem ecology is the study of the interactions among living things and their physical environment. Biogeochemistry is the study of the chemical, physical, geological and biological processes that govern ecosystems. Both are concerned with how energy moves through ecosystems.

Associated Faculty

Nina Wurzburger
Nina Wurzburger

Associate Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia, Room 135, Ecology Bldg. Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 542-5109
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Amy Rosemond
Amy Rosemond

Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia, Room 189, Ecology Bldg. Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 542-3903
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Catherine Pringle
Catherine Pringle

Distinguished Research Professor
Graduate Faculty

Office: (706) 583-0462
Fax: (706) 542-3344

Jacqueline Mohan
Jacqueline Mohan

Associate Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia Room 708, Biological Sciences Bldg. Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706)-542-3363
Fax: (706) 542-3363

Elizabeth King
Elizabeth King

Assistant Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia Room 710, Biological Sciences Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 542-1348

Byron Freeman
Byron Freeman

Senior Public Service Associate and Director of the Georgia Museum of Natural History
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia Room 104, River Basin Center Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 583-0978
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Alan Covich
Alan Covich

Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia Room 139, Ecology Bldg. Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 542-6006
Fax: 706) 542-4819

Krista Capps
Krista Capps

Assistant Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia, Room 121, Ecology Building Athens, GA 30602
Office: (706) 542-9673
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Ford Ballantyne
Ford Ballantyne

Associate Professor
Graduate Faculty

University of Georgia Room 164, Ecology Bldg. Athens, GA 30602-2202
Office: 706-542-2437
Fax: 706-542-4819

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