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Professor Eric G. Strauss, Ph.D.

Professor Eric G. Strauss
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Tufts University
To understand ecology is to reveal the nature of ourselves and our relationship with the species around us.

Dr. Eric G. Strauss is Presidential Professor in Ecology at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He is one of the founding science directors of the Urban Ecology Institute at Boston College, where he previously was Director of the Environmental Studies Program and Research Associate Professor. He received his undergraduate education at Emerson College and earned his Ph.D. from Tufts University. An active researcher, Professor Strauss has been an investigator on a number of groundbreaking collaborative studies, including a study of the conservation biology of piping plovers and studies of the eastern coyote and diamondback terrapin. He serves as the editor-in-chief for the journal Cities and the Environment and continues to research and participate in collaborative activities at the Urban Ecology Institute. In addition, Professor Strauss was lead author on a nationally successful biology textbook, Biology: The Web of Life, and hosted the accompanying video series, Biology Alive! Dr. Strauss also served on the Barnstable Conservation Commission and on the boards of directors for the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and the Association for the Preservation of Cape Cod.

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"Professor Strauss is very enthusiastic, clearly loves what he does, and I found his excitement contagious; furthermore, he comes across as highly knowledgeable and genuinely affable, especially as each lecture closes."

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  1. Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet Sale

    Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet

    Eric G. Strauss
    3.6 out of 5
    58% of reviewers would recommend this series
    (17)
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    Explore the rich interconnections that make up the great and fascinating web of life on our amazing planet with Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet. In these compelling 36 lectures, Professor Eric G. Strauss introduces you to the study of ecology and the remarkable forces that shape and affect the world's habitats. As you delve into the biosphere's intricate network of...
  2. (Set) Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet & How the Earth Works  Set

    (Set) Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet & How the Earth Works

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    Starting at $894.90 Starting at $894.90 $894.90 $894.90$894.90
    Understand the myriad ways our amazing planet works with these two science courses taught by expert science professors. Explore the rich interconnections that make up the great and fascinating web of life on our amazing planet with Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet. Next, in How the Earth Works, journey through the fascinating processes involved in our planet's daily life and...
  3. (Set) Nature of Earth: An Introduction to Geology & Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet  Set

    (Set) Nature of Earth: An Introduction to Geology & Earth at the Crossroads: Understanding the Ecology of a Changing Planet

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    Starting at $749.90 Starting at $749.90 $749.90 $749.90$749.90
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