OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Harmon, Mark

Professor and Richardson Chair in Forest Science

Office Location: 
210 Richardson Hall
Phone: 
541-737-8455
Fax: 
541-737-1393
Email Address: 
Specialty: 

Forest Ecology

Educational Background: 
  • B.S., 1975, Amherst College, MA
  • M.S., 1980, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Ph.D., 1986, Oregon State University, Corvallis
Research Interests: 
Ecosystem succession processes, decomposition, nutrient cycling, carbon dynamics, landscape dynamics.
Current/Recent Programs: 

Long-term ecological research (LTER); long-term decomposition of woody detritus; long-term carbon and nitrogen dynamics of fine litter; above-ground production of PNW forests; modeling carbon stores of forests in the PNW and Russia.