Dr. Brian Young is passionate about teaching and learning. As a teacher, he has worked with students ranging from first grade to graduate school from diverse backgrounds in Colorado, West and North Africa, and Alaska. His passion for learning the ecological processes governing the dynamics of forest communities originally brought him to Alaska and then to Minnesota for postdoctoral research at the U.S. Forest Service Northern Research Station. His Ph.D. is from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in Natural Resources and Sustainability. In addition to his time in schools, he has worked with a broad range of professionals addressing issues of natural resource management. In his spare time, Dr. Young enjoys trail running, open water swimming, cycling, and cross country skiing. Dr. Young loves sharing his passion for teaching and learning with the students at Landmark College.
Ph.D., Natural Resources and Sustainability, University of Alaska Fairbanks
M.S., Biology, University of Alaska Fairbanks
B.S., Biology, Lewis and Clark College