H. Ken Cordell

H. Ken Cordell
Year Elected ALS Fellow: 
Highest Degree: 
Ph.D., North Carolina State, 1975
Current Position: 
Leader, Recreation and Wilderness Assessment Research, USDA Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Research Station

In addition to being Project Leader, Dr. Cordell is the Forest Service's National Assessment Specialist for Outdoor Recreation and Wilderness. He has been or is currently special research consultant to numerous national organizations and committees and has held offices and committee assignments for a number of national, regional and state organizations. He has authored or co-authored about 100 articles, chapters and other publications and given an even larger number of presentations to research or professional groups. He is a member of the National Association for the Advancement of Science, Society of American Foresters, and other groups. He was awarded NRPA's National Research (Roosevelt) Award in 1989.