Director Amazon Conservation Leadership Initiative (ACLI)
Tropical Conservation & Development Program
385 Grinter Hall
Phone: 273-4726 / 846-2831


Research Interests

Collaborative management of complex social-ecological systems

Geographic Expertise

Brazil, Peru, Mexico

Curriculum Vitae


  • LAS 6291, Conservation and Development Entrepreneurship
  • LAS 6291, Impacting Conservation and Development Policy


An ecosystem ecologist, Bob spent 14 years at WWF-US and WWF-Brazil where he directed the Tropical Forestry Program and was technical director of WWF-Brazil. At UF he has managed the Working Forests in the Tropics IGERT and the Amazon Conservation Leadership Initiative.

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