Ross A. Virginia

Myers Family Professor
Professor of Environmental Studies
Adjunct Professor of Biological Sciences and Earth Sciences
Director of the Institute of Arctic Studies
John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding

HB 6182
Biological Sciences
Earth Sciences
Environmental Studies
B.S. SUNY College Envl. Sci and Forestry
M.S. University of California Davis
Ph.D. University of California Davis

Selected Publications

Ball, B A and R A Virginia, Meltwater Seep Patches Increase Heterogeneity of Soil Geochemistry and Therefore Habitat Suitability, Geoderma , 189-190 (2012) 652-660

Levy L, M A Kelly, J A Howley, and R A Virginia, Age of the Ørkendalen Moraines, Kangerlussuaq, Greenland: Constraints on the Extent of the Southwestern Margin of the Greenland Ice Sheet during the Holocene, Quaternary Science Reviews , 52 (2012) 1-5

Holm, L K, L A Grenoble, and R A Virginia, A Praxis for Ethical Research and Scientific Conduct in Greenland, Études/Inuit/Studies , 35 (2011) 187-200

Virginia, R A, An Ecosystem Approach to Mountain Resorts in Mountain Resorts: Law and Ecology , J E Milne, J LaMense and R A Virginia (eds.) (2009) 24-38

Barrett, J E, R A Virginia, et al., “Persistent Effects of a Discrete Climate Event on a Polar Desert Ecosystem,” Global Change Biology , 14:10 (2008) 2249-2261.

Chapin, F S III, M Berman, T V Callaghan, et al., “Polar Systems,” in Ecosystems and Human Well-Being: Current State and Trends. The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment Series, Vol. 1 , R Hassan, R Scholes and N Ash (eds.), (2005) 717-743.

Brooks, R O, R T Jones, and R A Virginia, Law and Ecology: The Rise of the Ecosystem Regime , (2002).