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David William Ehrenfeld

writer , biology professor

David William Ehrenfeld, American biology professor, writer. trustee E.F. Schumacher Society, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1979-2002, board founders, since 2003; board trustees Caribbean Conservation Corporation, Gainesville, Florida, since 1980, Educational Foundation American, Westport, Connecticut, 1987-1993, 98-2002. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member Ecological Society America.

Background

Ehrenfeld, David William was born on January 15, 1938 in New York City. Son of Irving and Anne Ehrenfeld.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard College, 1959. Doctor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Florida, 1966.

Career

From assistant professor biology to associate professor biology Barnard College Columbia University, New York City, 1967-1974. Professor biology Rutgers University, School Environmental and Biological Sciences, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1974—1996, professor II, since 1996. Editorial board member Koedoe South African National Parks, since 2009.

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Membership

Trustee E.F. Schumacher Society, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1979-2002, board founders, since 2003. Board trustees Caribbean Conservation Corporation, Gainesville, Florida, since 1980, Educational Foundation American, Westport, Connecticut, 1987-1993, 98-2002. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Member Ecological Society America.

Connections

Married Joan Gardner, June 28, 1970. Children: Kate, Jane, Jonathan, Samuel.

father:
Irving Ehrenfeld

mother:
Anne Ehrenfeld

spouse:
Joan Gardner

children:
Kate Ehrenfeld

Jane Ehrenfeld

Jonathan Ehrenfeld

Samuel Ehrenfeld