Welcome to the blog of Quentin Wheeler, fourth president of ESF, the College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse, New York. President Wheeler was on the faculty of Cornell University for 24 years, from 1980 until 2004. After a circuitous adventure that took him to Washington, DC, where he was division director of environmental biology at the NSF for three years, London, as keeper and head of entomology at The Natural History Museum, Tempe, Arizona, as vice president and dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Arizona State University, he is back home in upstate New York. His research and scholarship have focused on taxonomy, cybertaxonomy, species exploration, sustainable biodiversity, science education, and the evolution and classification of insects.
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