Last updated on: 6/6/2016 | Author: ProCon.org

Jason Hill, PhD Biography

Title:
Associate Professor in the Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering at the University of Minnesota at St. Paul
Position:
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

“The world’s energy and climate problems are likely to be solved only by a combination of approaches and technologies, including wind and solar energy, increased energy efficiency, and renewable biofuels.”

Cowritten with D. Tilman and C. Lehman, “Response to Comment on ‘Carbon-Negative Biofuels from Low-Input High-Diversity Grassland Biomass,” Science, June 15, 2007

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Associate Professor, Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota at St. Paul
  • Former Resident Fellow, Institute on the Environment, Global Landscapes Initiative, University of Minnesota at St. Paul
  • Former Research Associate, Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota at St. Paul
  • Former Research Associate, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota at St. Paul
  • Former Assistant Professor, Biology, St. Olaf College
Education:
  • PhD, Plant Biological Sciences, University of Minesota
  • AB (Artium Baccalaureatus), Biology, Harvard
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Ethanol Generate More Energy Than the Amount Needed to Produce It?