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Stuart L. Pimm, Doris Duke Professor of Conservation Ecology and Environmental Sciences and Policy

Stuart L. Pimm
Contact Info:
Office Location:  A301, LSRC Bldg., Box 90328
Office Phone:  (919) 613-8141
Email Address: send me a message

Teaching (Fall 2016):

  • ENVIRON 210D.01, CONSERVING THE VARIETY OF LIFE Synopsis
    LSRC A155, TuTh 04:40 PM-05:55 PM
  • ENVIRON 210D.01D, CONSERVING THE VARIETY OF LIFE Synopsis
    LSRC A211, Tu 11:45 AM-01:00 PM
  • ENVIRON 210D.02D, CONSERVING THE VARIETY OF LIFE Synopsis
    LSRC A211, W 04:40 PM-05:55 PM
  • ENVIRON 703.001, CONSERVA BIO:THEORY/PRAC Synopsis
    LSRC A155, TuTh 04:40 PM-05:55 PM
  • ENVIRON 703.01D, CONSERVA BIO:THEORY/PRAC Synopsis
    LSRC A211, W 04:40 PM-05:55 PM
Education:

Ph.D.New Mexico State University1974
B.A.University of Oxford (UK)1971
Specialties:

biodiversity
conservation biology
Research Interests: Species extinctions and what can be done to prevent them. The loss of tropical forests and its consequences to biodiversity.

Curriculum Vitae
Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. G Shen, SL Pimm, C Feng, G Ren, Y Liu, W Xu, J Li, X Si and Z Xie, Climate change challenges the current conservation strategy for the giant panda, Biological Conservation, vol. 190 (October, 2015), pp. 43-50, ISSN 0006-3207 [doi]
  2. CN Jenkins, KS Van Houtan, SL Pimm and JO Sexton, Reply to Brown et al.: Species and places are the priorities for conservation, not economic efficiency., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 112 no. 32 (August, 2015), pp. E4343, ISSN 0027-8424 [doi]
  3. CN Jenkins, KS Van Houtan, SL Pimm and JO Sexton, US protected lands mismatch biodiversity priorities., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 112 no. 16 (April, 2015), pp. 5081-5086, ISSN 0027-8424 [doi]  [abs]
  4. JM De Vos, LN Joppa, JL Gittleman, PR Stephens and SL Pimm, Estimating the normal background rate of species extinction., Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology, vol. 29 no. 2 (April, 2015), pp. 452-462, ISSN 0888-8892 [doi]  [abs]
  5. SL Pimm and LN Joppa, How Many Plant Species are There, Where are They, and at What Rate are They Going Extinct?, Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, vol. 100 no. 3 (March, 2015), pp. 170-176, ISSN 0026-6493 [doi]


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