Jesse  Ford


traditional ecological knowlege
Jesse Ford
Associate Professor, Senior Research (retired)

Bridging local (particularly indigenous) and scientific knowledge systems

OSU Campus
Benton County
Fisheries and Wildlife
Oregon State University
104 Nash Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
United States
(541) 737-1960


Atmosphere-biosphere interactions
High latitude ecosystems
Influence of airborne contaminants on aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems
Long-term patterns of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystem development


FW 340 Multicultural Perspectives in Natural Resources


Ph.D. - 1984- Ecology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
M.S. - 1976- Biology (Ecology Section), Yale University, New Haven, CT
B.A. - 1973 - Biology, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

I can serve on graduate committees


Please see CV

Fun Fact

I write poetry, and one of my poetry groups has released our second collection (Poetic License, 2015). I publish from time to time in various poetry magazines