Kline, Jeff

Position Type: 
Job Title: 
Affiliate Faculty
Forest Engineering, Resources & Management
Office Location: 

320 FSL

Phone Number: 
(541) 758-7776
A.A.S., 1981, Forest Technology, Paul Smith's College
B.S., 1984, Environmental Resource Management, Pennsylvania State University
M.S., 1988, Resource Administration and Management, University of New Hampshire
Ph.D. 1996, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, University of Rhode Island
Research Interests: 
  • Environmental Economics
Environmental and natural resource economics, land use and policy, public land management
Research Forester, USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. Appointment length: 07/01/2020 - 06/30/2023; Collaborators: Kuusela, Olli-Pekka and Rushakoff, Ben
Selected Publications: 
  1. Kline, J.D., E.M. White, A.P. Fischer, M. Steen-Adams, S. Charnley, C. Olsen, T.A. Spies, and J.D. Bailey. 2017. Integrating social science into empirical models of coupled human and natural systems. Ecology and Society 22(1).
  2. Kline, J.D., M.E. Harmon, T.A. Spies, A. Morzillo, R. Pabst, B.C. McComb, F. Schnekenburger, Keith A. Olsen, Blair Csuti, J.C. Vogler. 2016. Evaluating carbon storage, timber harvest, and habitat possibilities for a western Cascades (US) forest landscape. Ecological Applications 26(7):2044-2059.
  3. Kline, J.D., P. Thiers, C. Ozawa, J.A. Yeakley, and S. Gordon. 2014. How well has land-use planning worked under different governance regimes? A case study in the Portland, OR-Vancouver, WA metropolitan area, USA. Landscape and Urban Planning 131:51-63.
  4. Kline, J.D., M.J. Mazzotta, T.A. Spies, and M.E. Harmon. 2013. Applying the ecosystem services concept to public lands management. Agricultural and Resource Economics Review 42(1):139-158.