Burton C. Suedel
Burton C. Suedel is a Research Biologist at the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) and Environmental Laboratory in Vicksburg, Miss, USA. He obtained his B.S. degree in biology and M.S. degree in biology from the University of North Texas and his Ph.D. degree in biological sciences from the University of Mississippi. He also is an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Engineering and Forestry Sciences at the Clemson University and at the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Houston Clear Lake. He has published multiple peer-reviewed manuscripts in the areas of aquatic and sediment toxicology, fate and effects of contaminants in sediments, and risk and decision analysis. Dr. Suedel is the Team Leader of the Risk Integration Team where he focuses on risk assessment of dredged material and invasive species, multicriteria decision analysis, incorporating uncertainty into ecosystem restoration projects, and investigating ways in which environmental enhancements can be incorporated into navigation and port infrastructure planning.
Biography Updated on 13 September 2011