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Catherine Bukowski

Working on P.h.D. at Virginia Tech

Career and Academic Interests:

Agroforestry, Forest Farming Community of Practice, International Development, permaculture, community collaborative leadership, rural development, and community gardens.

Dissertation Title:

Community Food Forests in the United States- A Study of Design and Management Processes & Principles

Research Statement:

To take stock of community food forest design, management, uses and beliefs in the United States and develop recommendations for community food forest initiatives.

Advisor and Committee

Dr. John Munsell - VT Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation

Dr. Jim Chamberlain -  USFS

Dr. Kim Nielwolny - Assistant Professor, Adult and Community Education, Department of Agricultural Extension and Education

Dr. Paul Kelsch, - ASLA, Associate Professor, School of Architecture and Design

Society of American Foresters (SAF)

Association for Temperate Agroforestry

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