Art Chappelka works as a Professor in the School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences at Auburn University, Auburn, Ala, USA. He received his Ph.D. degree in plant pathology from Virginia Tech in 1986. Since 1987, Dr. Chappelka has been working at Auburn University. Dr. Chappelka has authored or coauthored over 80 peer-reviewed journal articles and edited 1 book, 3 special editions of peer-reviewed journals, and 12 book chapters. He serve as a reviewer for several international journals and has participated in numerous governmental, peer-review panels. His primary interests are in the areas of air pollution and global climate effects to terrestrial ecosystems, natural and seminatural plant community responses (shifts in diversity) to air pollutants and global climate change, and plant-stress-air pollution/global climate change interactions. In addition, he is conducting research in the area of urban ecology.
Biography Updated on 19 October 2010