IDCE Students Profiles

Tim Liponis (GISDE '2014)

Tim Liponis (USA) a native of Lenox, MA, graduated with a bachelor’s of science in Conservation Biology from St. Lawrence University in May, 2012. While at St. Lawrence University, he was part of a student-led organization that focused on raising awareness for issues relating to student health and wellness. During his senior year, Tim researched the emerald ash borer (EAB) to analyze the ecological, social, and economic consequences the invasive species has had since its invasion. As part of the project, Tim and his partner determined a list of possible solutions appropriated for the region of upstate New York. While at Clark University, Tim hopes to incorporate his interests in disturbance and landscape ecology into research projects.