Carl Wepking, Ph. D.

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Executive Director, Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative and Postdoctoral Fellow


Phone: 970-491-7647

Carl is the Executive Director of the Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative based out of the School of Global Environmental Sustainability and a post-doctoral fellow in Biology at Colorado State University. He is an ecologist focused soil, soil biota and ecosystems. Specifically, he is interested in how soil biota and soil functions are impacted by human activities. He received his B.S. in Environmental Science from St. Norbert College, his M.S. in Environmental Science from Washington State University, and his Ph.D. in Biology from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University where he was also named an Interfaces of Global Change Fellow within the Global Change Center.