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Laurel Haavik

Technical Writer
Knowledge Management & Communications
201 14th Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024
United States
Education
  • University of Arkansas, Ph.D., Entomology, 2010
  • University of Kansas, B.S., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 2006
Professional Experience
  • Science Writer/Editor,  USDA Forest Service, Research & Development,  2022 - Current
  • Entomologist,  USDA Forest Service, State & Private Forestry,  2017 - 2022
  • Postdoctoral Scholar and Lecturer,  University of Kansas,  2016 - 2016
  • Postdoctoral Researcher and Instructor,  The Ohio State University,  2015 - 2015
  • Visiting Research Fellow,  Canadian Forest Service,  2012 - 2014
  • Postdoctoral Scholar,  University of California-Davis,  2010 - 2012
  • Walton Doctoral Fellow and Graduate Research Assistant,  University of Arkansas,  2006 - 2010
Professional Organizations
  • Fellow,  Royal Entomological Society,  2020 - Current
  • Member,  Society of American Foresters (SAF),  2011 - 2020
  • Member,  Entomological Society of America,  2006 - 2020
  • Member,  Ecological Society of America,  2006 - 2016
Awards & Recognition
  • Plenary Speaker, 2011
    Topic "Bridging Generations" at 5th North American Forest Insect Work Conference
  • Dwight Isely Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award, 2010
    University of Arkansas
  • Roger Anderson Outstanding Graduate Student Award, 2010
    53rd Annual Southern Forest Insect Work Conference
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