Chris Funk named Leopold Leadership Fellow

Posted: January 16th, 2015

Chris Funk, an associate professor in the Department of Biology in the College of Natural Sciences, is one of 20 researchers from across North America selected for the Leopold Leadership Program, which is based at the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.

Funk is also the Chair of the Biodiversity Working Group at CSU’s School of Global Environmental Sustainability and on the School’s Executive Council. The Biodiversity Working Group  brings researchers together from across campus to work on projects around the world.

He is the 10th CSU professor to participate in the prestigious program.

“I’m honored to be selected as a Leopold Fellow, many of whom are national and international leaders in conservation biology and environmental science,” said Funk.

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