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Akasha Faist

Title: Assistant Professor of Rangeland Ecology
Major Field of Interest: Rangeland and Restoration Ecology
E-mail:
afaist@nmsu.edu
Website: http://aces.nmsu.edu/faculty/faist/
Office Phone: 575-646-1805
Office Location: Knox Hall 321

Education:
B.S., Biology, Southern Oregon University, 2004
Ph.D., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, 2015
Postdoctoral, Dryland Restoration Ecology, University of Colorado, 2015-2017

Courses Taught:
RGSC 325: Rangeland Restoration Ecology
RGSC 452: Vegetation Measurements
RGSC 513: Advanced Rangeland Ecology
RGSC 525: Advanced Rangeland Restoration Ecology

Research:
Restoration ecology; Dryland ecology; Plant ecology; Soil stability