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Mathew Smidt

Extension Specialist & Professor, Forest Operations

Office: 3423

BS, Doane College, 1987, Biology
MF, Duke University, 1989, Forest Management
PhD, University of Minnesota, 1996, Forestry

Teaching Responsibilities: Application of Timber Harvesting Techniques, Harvesting.
Extension Responsibilities: Facilitate the Professional Logging Manager Training Program. Assist logging contractors and forest industry to deliver and evaluate continuing education to logging contractors. Timber harvesting methods, impacts, and economics.
Research Interests: Logger training methods and evaluation, timber harvesting impacts, auditing timber harvesting practices