Dr. Rogers is widely recognized for his expertise, acting as a member and leader of various working groups, steering committees, science teams, and editorial groups focused on Earth’s rapidly changing high-latitude ecosystems. He recently contributed to the primary forest policy released by the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Dr. Rogers engages a range of stakeholders, from local fire managers to the Department of Defense, in exploring the policy ramifications of his work.
Dr. Rogers’ research blends his love of pure mathematics and his enjoyment of the natural world. When he’s not at work, he is likely to be found backpacking or kayaking.