Michael Dietze


Contact Information

dietze at bu.edu

twitter: @mcdietze

office: STO 457A
lab: STO 456

Mail: 685 Commonwealth Ave, Rm 130
Boston, MA 02215

office: (617) 358-7099

Education & Employment

Boston University, Professor, 2021-present

Boston University, Associate Professor, 2015-2021

Boston University, Assistant Professor, 2012-2015

University of Illinois, Assistant Professor, 2008-2012

Harvard University, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2006-2008

Duke University, Ph.D., 2000-2006

Duke University, B.S., 1995-2000

Link to CV

Research Interests

Ecological forecasting; data assimilation; terrestrial carbon cycle; disturbance; ecological population and community dynamics; Bayesian statistics; uncertainty & predictability; environmental data science.

Additional Roles

Founding Director - Ecological Forecasting Initiative, 2018-present

Chair - Science, Technology, Education Advisory Committee (STEAC) - National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), 2019-present

Chair - Earth & Environment Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee, 2021-present

Chair - Ecological Society of America “Ecological Forecasting Award” Committee, 2017-present

Hariri Institute Steering Committee, Boston University, 2020-present

American Meteorological Society, Ecological Forecasting Committee Member, 2019 - present

NASA Oak Ridge DAAC Advisory Board 2015 – 2020

Global Change Biology Editorial Advisory Board, 2017 – present

Agricultural and Forest Meteorology Editorial review board 2012-2020

BU University Council General Education Committee (GEC) Member, 2018-2021