Davis is an ecologist who has received national grants, including several from the
National Science Foundation to study the effects of fire and climate change on prairies
and oak savannas.
Davis is interested in both regional and global ecological issues.
He was named the 1995 Minnesota College Science Teacher of the Year by the Minnesota
Academy of Science and Minnesota Association of Science Teachers.
EDUCATION: A.B., Ed.M., Harvard University Ph.D., Dartmouth College
Davis has been teaching at Macalester since 1981.
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