- Burton V. Barnes Collegiate Professor
- Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1987
- Zak Lab
- University of Michigan
2540 Dana Building
440 Church St
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1115
- Phone: (734) 763-4991
- Fax: (734) 936-2195
- Email: email@example.com
Fields of study
Microbial ecology and ecosystem ecology
I received my Ph.D. from Michigan State University in 1987, and I conducted postdoctoral research at the University of Minnesota (1988). I have been at the University of Michigan since 1988, and I have been an associate editor for Ecology, Ecological Monographs, and Soil Science Society of America Journal.
- Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
- School of Natural Resources and Environment
The number of sugar maples in Upper Great Lakes forests is likely to decline in coming decades. See accompanying research feature.
North American forests appear to have a greater capacity to soak up heat-trapping carbon dioxide gas than researchers had previously anticipated, research by Professor Don Zak concluded.