应兰州大学资源环境学院、西部环境教育部重点实验室王晓云博士邀请，美国阿拉斯加大学费尔班克斯分校北极生物研究所A. David Mcguire教授来我校进行学术访问与交流，并作学术报告。
报 告 人：A. David McGuire 教授
报告题目：Climate Change and the Permafrost Carbon Feedback.
Dr. A. David McGuire is a Professor of Ecology with the Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He earned PhD in biology from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1989.
Dr. McGuire has conducted studies on the responses of terrestrial ecosystems to climate change since 1990. His research since the late 1990s has focused on understanding how responses of high latitude terrestrial ecosystems to environmental variability and change, and the implications of those responses for services that ecosystems provide to society. He has authored over 200 peer-reviewed papers and nearly 30 book chapters. His scientific publications have received over 30,000 citations in the scientific literature (http://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user =sS-1Mp0AAAAJ). More information about Dr. McGuire's scientific background and achievements can be found at his web page (http://people.iab.uaf.edu/dave_mcguire).