Arthur J Kneeland

Lecturer, University of Wisconsin- Stout
Biology Department
College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Office: 331F Jarvis Hall-Science Wing
Phone: 715-232-1321
Email: kneelanda2006@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

Skills: Teaching, Entomological taxonomy, sampling and IPM. Sustainable Agriculture, GIS proficiency, ARCgis and ERDAS. Statistical proficiency, SAS,

Teaching Interests: Entomology, lab teaching,

Research Interests: Innovative sustainable agricultural techniques, Insect Ecology,

Roles/Responsibilities

Plant Science Innovations Concentration Coordinator

Languages

  • Swedish (Fluent/Native/Near Native)

Office Hours

Day Time
Tu 10:00 - 11:00
Tu 2:30 - 3:30
Tu

Education

    • MS Renewable Resources Entomology
      University of Wyoming
      Laramie, WY, 2009
    • BA Sc Applied Science Lab Management
      University of Wisconsin - Stout
      Menomonie, WI, 2006

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin- Stout
        Lecturer
        2010 -
      • University of Wyoming
        Extension Education
        Present
      • , University of Wyoming-Entomology
        Research Assistantship
        May 2007 - December 2009
      • University of Wisconsin- Stout
        Teaching Assistant
        Present

    Non-Governmental Organization (NGO)

      • Peace Corp
        Campus Coordinator
        2012 - 2014
      • ACRES Student Farm
        Farm Manager
        August 2007 - December 2009
      • Sustainable Agriculture Kenya

        May 2009
      • Urban Watershed Field Internship
        Intern
        January 2005 - May 2006

Presentations

    Uncategorized

    • Kneeland, A. J. (2015). Insects in the garden. Master Gardeners,
    • Kneeland, A. J. (2014). How to Garden in Sandy Soil. Community Garden Opening Meeting,
    • Kneeland, A. J. (2014). Sustainability the Most Important of Buzzwords. Danish Folkskol,
    • Kneeland, A. J. (2013). It’s all in the Organics. Community Garden Opening Meeting,
    • Kneeland, A. J. (2011). Management of Insects. Master Gardeners,
    • Kneeland, A. J., & Bomar, C. (2002). Germination of the fragile prickly pear cactus Opuntia fragilis Haworth. National Conference of Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Whitewater, WI.
    • Kneeland, A. J., & Bomar, C. (2002). Germination of the fragile prickly pear cactus Opuntia fragilis Haworth. UW-Stout Research Day, Whitewater, WI.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grant

    • Kneeland, A. J. Student Research Grant. $1800.
    • Hogseth, B., Little, A. M., & Kneeland, A. J. Lower Chippewa Savanna Turkey Habitat Restoration and Maintenance. $9500 (Not Funded).

Professional Memberships

  • The Prairie Enthusiasts Chippewa Savannahs Chapter (TPE)

Service

    Department / School

    • Coordinator, Plant Science Innovations (2013 - Present)

    College

    • Advisor Sustainable Agriculture Education Association (2012 - Present)
    • General Education Committee (2012 - Present)
    • Sustainability Steering Committee (2011 - Present)
    • Coordinator, Spring Move-out (2011 - 2013)

    University

      UW Stout

      • Infusing Diversity into Curriculum Project (2012 - 2013)
      • Teacher, Pre-College (2012)
      • Teacher, Pre-College (2011)

    Community

    • Community Garden Board (2011 - Present)
    • Volunteer, USAID, Partners of the Americas, Farmer to Farmer Volunteer (January 2012 - 2012)
    • Dunn County Jail Gardens Program (2011 - 2012)
    • Volunteer, USAID, Partners of the Americas, Farmer to Farmer Volunteer (August 2011 - 2011)