Faculty & Staff Directory
- Graduate Program Director
- Wetland Ecosystems, Restoration Ecology, STEAM Education
PhD, The Ohio State University, 2001
Ahn is currently a Professor in Environmental Science and Policy, and an affiliated faculty member in Civil, Environmental & Infrastructure Engineering, Biology, Molecular Ecology and Evolution, and Food Studies. Ahn serves for a faculty search committee for School of Art as well. Ahn served as a University Life Faculty Fellow (2013-2018) and became a Faculty Research Fellow appointed by Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship (School of Business). Ahn teaches Wetland Ecology and Management, Ecosystem Modeling and Analysis, Ecological Sustainability, Ecological Engineering and Ecosystem Restoration, and Urban Ecosystems and Processes at GMU. Ecological Sustainability and Urban Ecosystems and Processes are R&S (Research and Scholarship) intensive courses for undergraduates sponsored by Students as Scholars program at GMU. Ahn was a recipient of both Mentoring Excellence Award in 2016 and Teacher with Distinction in 2017. Ahn is dedicated to developing and innovating methods of teaching that will incorporate strong research experiences into undergraduate science education.