Advisory Board

Dr. Leif A. DeVaney

Leif A. DeVaney, Ph.D. just earned his Ph.D. in the Conservation Biology Program with a minor in Philosophy at the University of Minnesota.
Leif presented The Future of Wildland Fire at WorldFuture 2013.
He is interested in all dimensions of biological conservation, but his current foci include environmental ethics, clarifying the distinguishing conceptual aspects of our discipline, and the use of social science research methods for investigating attitudes toward conservation issues.
Leif has earned a Master of Science in Conservation Biology. In his spare time, he enjoys running, cycling, cross-country skiing, and other outdoor activities.
Read Review of Philosophy & Animal Life. View his Facebook page.