Director, Cornell's Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future
Professor David Lodge is one of the world’s leading experts on invasive species. His research focuses on ecological forecasting and environmental risk assessment, natural resource management, and policy. Lodge served: as the first chair of the U.S. government’s national Invasive Species Advisory Committee (2000-01); on advisory committees for EPA, IJC, and NOAA; and as a Jefferson Science Fellow in the Department of State. As a Rhodes Scholar, Lodge received a D.Phil. from the University of Oxford. Lodge has published >200 scientific papers, edited two books, and is the director of Cornell University’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future.