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Position announcement: assistant professor in urban and community forestry

Published on August 12, 2017

The Department of Forestry at MSU invites applications for a 12‐month tenure‐system position at the assistant professor rank, with a focus in urban and community forestry.

The illustration shows how lignin from corn stover is converted into biobased adhesives.

Plants, not petrochemicals: Lignin can make building materials less toxic, cheaper and efficient to manufacture

Published on July 31, 2017

A collaborative study by MSU Department of Forestry Assistant Professor Mojgan Nejad proves that lignin (a byproduct of paper and bioethanol production) can completely replace phenol in phenol-based adhesives.

Forest Ecology (Silviculture) Field Technicians

Published on July 7, 2017

The Walters Lab in the Department of Forestry at Michigan State University is looking for two additional field technicians for the current field season.

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Oct 24

Hanover Forest Science Seminar Series: Jane Foster

October 24, 2017 4:00PM - 5:00PM at the Natural Resources Building, Room 225

Jane Foster from the University of Vermont presents "Landsat time series predict wood growth from tree-rings using departures in mean phenology."

Nov 28

Hanover Forest Science Seminar Series: Matt Baker

November 28, 2017 4:00PM - 5:00PM at the Natural Resources Building, Room 225

Matt Baker from the University of Maryland presents "Linking river valley flood regimes to floodplain forest composition and functional traits: contrasting flood dynamics and forest patterns in Michigan and Maryland."

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