Professor

Russell Labs
1630 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

Phone: 608-262-1669

E-mail: ptownsend -at- wisc.edu

 

 

 

Expertise

Forest Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis

Education

Degree Institution Major Field Granted
B.A. University of Virginia History 1989
Ph.D. University of North Carolina Geography 1997

Professional Experience

Institution Title Specialization Years
Texas A&M Asst. Prof. Remote Sensing/Biogeography 1997-1998
U.of Maryland
Cntr for Envir Sci Appalachian Lab.
Asst. Prof. Remote Sensing/Landscape Ecology 1998-2003
U.of Maryland
Cntr for Envir Sci Appalachian Lab.
Asst. Prof. Remote Sensing/Landscape Ecology 2003-2005
UW-Madison Assoc. Prof. Remote Sensing/Spatial Analysis 2005-2009
UW-Madison Assoc. Prof. Remote Sensing/Spatial Analysis 2009-present

Honors and Awards

Dissertation Completion Fellowship, University of North Carolina (1997)

Treasurer, International Association for Landscape Ecology, U.S. Regional Association, 1999-2002 (elected)

Aldo Leopold Leadership Program Fellow (2008)

Society/Professional Memberships

American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Ecological Society of America (ESA, Life Member)

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (IEEE, GRS)

International Association for Landscape Ecology (U.S. Regional Association) (IALE)

Selected Publications

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