collaboration

Beaubois, Terry

Director, Creative Research Lab
College of Arts & Architecture
Montana State University - Bozeman

B.S. 1972 University of Michigan, College of Architecture and Design

M.Arch. 1973 University of Michigan, College of Architecture and Design

1973 - Emergency Airdrop Disaster Shelter System 1973 (winner of UMich Presidential award for student research and AIA award)

1983 - NASA Mars Rover research - video, computers, transportation, n-dimensional space

1985 - Research Report for NASA Headquarters - Tech Transfer between Aerospace Research and the U.S. Building Industry.

Black, Laura

Associate Professor of Management
College of Business
Montana State University - Bozeman

My research focuses on processes for collaborating across organizational and disciplinary lines to do innovative work--so that we can collaborate successfully, reliably, and on purpose. I use qualitative data and methods as well as simulations, and my findings culminate, ideally, in practical guidance grounded in rich social theories.

Burchfield, James

Dean of the College of Forestry and Conservation; Professor of Natural Resources Social Sciences
College of Forestry and Conservation
The University of Montana - Missoula

Collaboration in natural resources management; monitoring environmental impacts; community perceptions of wildfire; institutional policies regarding wildfire.

Gilbertz, Susan

Assistant Professor
EVST
MSU-Billings

Currently, I teach courses in Geography and Environmental Studies at MSU-Billings, and from Fall 2003 through Spring 2009, I served as the Director of Environmental Studies at MSU-Billings.

Grad students tackle interdisciplinary collaborations

Interdisciplinary Collaborative Network

By Jacob Lucero, PhD student in Ray Callaway’s lab (Organismal Biology & Ecology), UM

Kretser, Heidi

Livelihoods Coordinator
North America Program
Wildlife Conservation Society

As the Livelihoods and Conservation Coordinator for WCS’s North America Program, Heidi works to bring a social science perspective to the existing biological science projects to achieve greater conservation impact.

Miller, Jennifer

Montana Program Manager
Northern Rockies Regional Office
The Wilderness Society

I currently serve as The Wilderness Society's Montana Program Manager, based in the Northern Rockies office in Bozeman, with primary responsibility for program work on the local Gallatin Range. I also work in TWS' climate program, which focuses on bringing credible, plain-language information about impacts to everyday Montanans who are seeing changes to the lands, waters, and wildlife that they love.

Reeder-Kearns, Martha Joh

Adjunct Professor
College of Business
Montana State University - Bozeman

Adjunct professor teaching Sustainable Business Practices. Working in the College of Business and across disciplines to develop curriculum in sustainability leading to a certificate in sustainability. Working with faculty across campus to develop a Masters Program in Sustainability.

Partners

MSU IoE Office

Montana State University
605 Leon Johnson Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717
(406) 994-2374
MSU Director: Cathy Whitlock

UM IoE Office

The Universityi of Montana

The University of Montana
Davidson Honors College
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-4848
UM Director: Ric Hauer

Montana EPSCoR

Program Director:  Ray Callaway
Project Administrator: Todd Kipfer
University of Montana
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-2617

Montana University System

Montana University System

Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
2500 Broadway Street
Helena, MT 59620
406-444-6570