Dr. Angela Larsen to join NCASI

After an extensive nationwide search, NCASI has selected Dr. Angela Larsen to join its staff as a Forest Wildlife Ecologist, starting in mid-January 2019. Dr. Larsen has a B.S. in Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, a M.S. in Biology from Grand Valley State University, and a Ph.D. in Environmental Health Science from the University of North Carolina – Greensboro. Dr. Larsen is currently a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Larsen’s research has been largely focused on small mammal ecology and population dynamics in forest systems, including her Ph.D. project on small mammal communities in early successional pine stands. In her role with NCASI, Dr. Larsen will provide leadership for biodiversity-related research and technical support activities in the eastern U.S. Dr. Larsen will be based at Clemson University, Clemson, SC.