Robert L. Sanford, Jr. (Buck)

Sanford 

Professor, School of Earth Sciences & Environmental Sustainability (SESES)

Education

  • BS, Natural Resources, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1977
  • MS, Wildland Resource Science, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1980 
  • PhD, Wildland Resource Science, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1985
Curriculum Vitae

Research interests

Biogeochemistry of alpine, tropical and dryland ecosystems, particularly in managed and fire affected environments.  Paleoecology/land use history – how biogeochemical soil ‘signatures’ that human populations/cultures have left on landscapes affect present day ecological processes.

Contact

Office: Room 122, Physical Sciences, Building 19  
Phone: 928-523-0068  
Robert.Sanford@nau.edu 
Publications