50th Anniversary

Academics at Prescott College

Bob Ellis, M.S.

Program Director for Professional Preparation Programs; Director of Prescott College Center for Nature and Place-based Early Childhood Education; Chairperson: Education Department; Faculty: Education Department and Environmental Studies and Sustainability Department

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Education

Education

 

MS, Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration,

Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois

Area of Emphasis: Environmental Education Administration

 

BS, Secondary Education,

University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

Current Areas of Certification, Texas Secondary Credential: Biology and Earth Science

Research

Research

Wrote, organized and managed Secondary Education, Bachelor of Arts, Post Baccalaureate and Masters of Art program approval application from the Arizona Department of Education for Prescott College, September, 2016

 

Education consultation for Kino Bay Field Station Environmental Education Fellows, October 03-05, 2016, Kino Bay, Mexico

 

Place Studies: Exploring the Southwest from San Francisco Peaks to the Sea of Cortez, Semester long, integrated-thematic field-based course for Prescott College 2006

 

Special Topics in Interdisciplinary Studies: Performance Arts and Wilderness Designation on the Tavaputs Plateau, Semester long, integrated-thematic field-based course, Prescott College 2002

 

Special Topics in Environmental Studies: Wolf Ecology and Management, Prescott College 2002 and 2005

 

Greater Great Salt Lake Wetland Ecosystem Interpretation and Education Steering Committee 1996

 

Coordinator, Utah Project WILD Needs Analysis, Spring 1996

 

Coordinator, Needs Assessment and Conceptual Plan for Interpretation and Education for the Greater Great Salt Lake Wetland Ecosystem, August-December 1995

Publications

Publications

Ellis, R.J., (Fall 2007). River Management Society News, Why Experience? Vol. 20, N0. 3. River Management Society [periodical]

 

Ellis, R.J., (July 2006). Highlands Vision, Why Beauty in Education? Vol. II, N0. 2. Highlands Center for Natural History

 

Ellis, R.J. (February 2004). “Asia-Pacific Regional Draft Implementation Plan for the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development 2005-2014.” UNESCO Bangkok 

 

Ellis, R. J., Vos, D. K., & Walker, A. M. (Fall 1996). Growing WILD, The Riparian Zone… A Thin Green Line. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Vos, D. K., & Walker, A. M. (Fall 1996). Nature’s Call, Riparian Residents. Utah Divi¬sion of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Vos, D. K., & Walker, A. M. (Spring 1996). Growing WILD, From the Top. Utah Divi¬sion of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Vos, D. K., & Walker, A. M. (Spring 1996). Nature’s Call, Mountain Habitats…High Above the Rest. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Vos, D. K., & Walker, A. M. (Winter 1996). Growing WILD, A Wild Look at Cities. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Vos, D. K., & Walker, A. M. (Winter 1996). Nature’s Call, Life in the Big City. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. (Winter 1996). Conservation through the Arts. Wildlife Review. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [article in periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. (Winter 1996). Project WILD’s Naturescaping Program. Wildlife Review. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [article in periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Twombly, S. E., & Vos, D. K. (Fall 1995). Growing WILD, Small Wonders of the Great Basin. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R.J., Hales, H. K. & Schademan A. R. (Spring 1995). Growing WILD, Playas to Marshes... Where Water Meets Land. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Hales, H. K. & Schademan A.R. (Spring 1995). Nature’s Call, What’s in a Wetland? Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., & Hales, H. K. (Spring 1995). Jump into Wetlands! - A Teacher’s Guide to Wetlands Month in Utah. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]

 

Ellis, R. J., Hales, H. K. & Schademan A. R. (Winter 1995). Growing WILD, A Call from the Colo¬rado Plateau. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Hales, H. K. & Schademan A. R. (Winter 1995). Nature’s Call, Let’s Go to the Plateau. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J., Hales, H. K. & Schademan A. R. (Fall 1994). Growing WILD, Plant it for the Planet! Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Spring 1994). Growing WILD, Utah’s Amazing Mojave. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Spring 1994). Nature’s Call, The Amazing Mojave. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Winter 1994). Extinction-- It’s a Matter of Life and Death! Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Fall 1993). Growing WILD, Bring on the Night! Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Fall 1993). Nature’s Call, The Fascinating Bat. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Spring 1993). Growing WILD, Great Salt Lake... Shrimp, flies and Flyways. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Spring 1993). Growing WILD, A Winter Web of Wildlife. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Winter 1992). Nature’s Call, Where Do They Go When It Snows? Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. J. (Fall 1992). Growing WILD, Action Packed. Utah Division of Wild¬life Resources [periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. & Schussman, B. I. (Spring 1992). Growing WILD, The Fawn, She is the South Wind. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [periodical]

 

Natural History

 

Ellis, R. J. (July 1996). Great Salt Lake Brine Shrimp Management. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]

 

Ellis, R. J. (Spring 1995). Leave Wild Animals in the Wild. Wildlife Review, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [article in periodical]

 

Ellis, R. J. (Winter 1995). Big Game Winter Emergency Programs. Utah Division of Wildlife Re¬sources [pamphlet]

 

Ellis, R. J. (Winter 1995). Animal Habits and Behaviors During Winter. Wildlife Review, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [article in periodical]

 

Utah Project WILD. (Spring 1994). Wildlife Notebook Series, Burrowing Owl. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]

 

Utah Project WILD. (Spring 1994). Wildlife Notebook Series, Kokanee. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]

 

Utah Project WILD. (Fall 1993). Wildlife Notebook Series, Kit Fox. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]

 

Utah Project WILD. (Fall 1992). Wildlife Notebook Series, Black-Footed Ferret. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]


Utah Project WILD. (Fall 1992). Wildlife Notebook Series, Osprey. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources [pamphlet]

Awards

Awards

Sabbatical Awarded, Prescott College, 2011.

 

  • Attended language school in Progresso, Mexico from January 2011- April 2011.

 

Sabbatical Awarded, Prescott College, 2003-2004. Products follow:

 

  • Worked at UNESCO Bangkok from December 2003- March 2004: Principle author of, “Asia-Pacific Regional Draft Implementation Plan for the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development 2005-2014.”

 

  • Utah Museum of Natural History and Utah BLM: Evaluated statewide teacher education program, Intrigues of the Past, focused on cultural resource conservation. Presented program review and recommendation to the Utah Interagency Task Force on Cultural Resources.

Media

Media

Work highlighted in Orion Magazine feature story, “Into the Field,” Spring 2016. https://orionmagazine.org/article/into-the-field/

Instruction at Prescott College

Instruction at Prescott College

Environmental Studies & Sustainability

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