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Benjamin D. Duval Professor of Biology New Mexico Tech 801 Leroy Pl., Socorro, NM 87801 Phone: (575) 835-5320 FAX: (575) 835-5668 Office: Jones Annex 319 E-mail: Benjamin.Duval@nmt.edu
Dr. Benjamin D. Duval Professor of Biology Phone: (575) 835-5820 FAX: (575) 835-5668 Office: Jones Annex 319 E-mail: Benjamin.Duval@nmt.edu
Education Ph.D. Biology: Northern Arizona University (August 2005-December 2010) Dissertation: "The effect of elevated atmospheric CO2 on chemical element cycling in an oak woodland: understanding the impact of global change on the response of nutrients and toxins in soils and plants" Dr. Bruce A. Hungate, advisor. M.S. Fisheries and Wildlife Science: New Mexico State University (August 2002- March 2005) Thesis: "Prairie dog reintroduction to a desert grassland alters arthropod communities and enhances prey resources for burrowing owls" B.A. Biology: The College of Wooster (August 1997-May 2001) Independent Study Thesis: "The distribution and vocal behavior of coyotes in Wayne County, Ohio"
Honors Not available at this time
Experience Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM (August 2016-present) Assistant Scientist, Department of Biological Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI (October 2014-July 2016) Research Agricultural Scientist, Dairy Forage Research Center, USDA-ARS, Madison, WI (May 2012-September 2014) Post-doctoral Research Associate, Energy Biosciences Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL (August 2010-May 2012)