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Christine L Goodale

Cornell University
E215 Corson Hall
Dept. of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Ithaca, NY 14853
Telephone: 607 254 4211

Ph.D., University of New Hampshire, Natural Resources Program, 1999
M.S., University of New Hampshire, Natural Resources - Forestry, 1995
A.B., Dartmouth College, Biology/Geography, 1992

Professional Positions:
  • Assistant, then Associate Professor (2003 to present), Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853
  • Postdoctoral Fellow (2001-2003), Woods Hole Research Center, Woods Hole, MA
  • Postdoctoral Fellow (1999-2001), Carnegie Institution of Washington, Stanford, CA

  • Research Interests and Activities:
    Nitrogen cycling and retention; coupled forest C and N cycling; catchment biogeochemistry

    Distinguished Awards and Memberships:
    NSF CAREER Award; Alexander Hollaender Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship, U.S. Department of Energy; NASA Earth System Science Fellowship; Ecological Society of America; American Geophysical Union - Biogeosciences

    Selected Publications:

    Greaver TL, T Sullivan, JD Herrick, M Barber, J Baron, B Cosby, M Deerhake, R Dennis, JJD Dubois, CL Goodale, A Herlihy, G Lawrence, L Liu, J Lynch, K Novak. 2012. A synthesis of the ecological effects of air pollution from nitrogen and sulfur in the U.S. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 10:365-372.

    Groffman, PM, LE Rustad, PH Templer, JL Campbell. LM Chrisetnson, LK Lany, AM Socci, MA Vadeboncoeur, PG Schaberg, GF Wilson, CT Driscoll, TJ Fahey, MC Fisk, CL Goodale, MB Green, SP Hamburg, CE Johnson, MJ Mitchell, JL Morse, LH Pardo, and NL Rodenhouse. 2012. Long-term integrated studies show complex and surprising effects of climate change in the northern hardwood forest. BioScience 61(12):1056-1066.

    Levine, CR, RD Yanai, MA Vadeboncoeur, SP Hamburg, AM Melvin, CL Goodale, BM Rau, DW Johnson. 2012. Assessing the suitability of rotary coring for sampling in rocky soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal 76:1707-1718.

    Pinder, RW, EA Davidson, CL Goodale, TL Greaver, JD Herrick, and L Liu. Climate change impacts of US reactive nitrogen. 2012. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 109(20):7671-7675.

    Goodale, CL, NB Dise, and MA Sutton. 2011. Introduction: Special issue on nitrogen deposition, critical loads, and biodiversity. Environmental Pollution 159:2211-2213.

    Thomas, RQ, CD Canham, KC Weathers, CL Goodale. 2010. Increased tree carbon storage in response to nitrogen deposition in the US. Nature Geoscience 3:13-17.

    Fahey, TJ, PB Woodbury, JJ Battles, CL Goodale, S Hamburg, SV Ollinger, CW Woodall. 2010. Forest carbon storage: ecology, management, and policy. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 8(5):245-252.

    Aber, JD, CL Goodale, SV Ollinger, M-L Smith, AH Magill, ME Martin, RA Hallett, and JL Stoddard. 2003. Is nitrogen deposition altering the nitrogen status of Northeastern Forests? BioScience 53(4):375 389.

    Goodale, CL. 2003. Fire in the White Mountains: An historical perspective. Appalachia 54(3):60 75.

    Goodale, CL, JD Aber, and PM Vitousek. 2003. An unexpected nitrate decline in New Hampshire streams. Ecosystems 6(1):75 86.

    Postdoctoral Associates:
    Christina Tonitto; Sarah Wexler; Annie Socci

    Graduate Students:
    Marissa Weiss; April Melvin; R. Quinn Thomas; Bhavya Sridhar

    Graduate Advisor:
    John D. Aber

    Role at the Hubbard Brook:
    Committee of Scientists

    Title at Hubbard Brook:
    Principal Investigator