Lisa Samuelson is a Full Professor of tree physiology at the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn University. She received her B.S. and M.S. degrees in forestry from the School of Forest Resources at the University of Georgia, and her Ph.D. degree in forestry from Virginia Tech in 1992. Dr. Samuelson joined the Auburn University in 1994 following a position with the Tennessee Valley Authority. Her research interests focus on tree physiological responses to environmental and silvicultural influences. She has authored over 40 peer-reviewed publications on tree physiology and three dendrology texts, the most recent being “Forest trees a guide to the eastern United States” (2006). She has served on editorial boards for forest science, new phytologist, and tree physiology; and on review panels for the National Academies Advisors to the Nation on Science, Engineering and Medicine; the National Science Foundation; the Environmental Protection Agency; the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution; and the Swedish Environmental Research Institute and Nordic Council of Ministers.
Biography Updated on 31 August 2008