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Dr. James Leary

Assistant Professor, Natural Resource and Environmental Management

Program Areas

Dr. Leary has over 20 years of experience in tropical weed management and served as an Associate Professor for the University of Hawaii in invasive plant species management prior to starting his position in 2019.  

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Contact Information


Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants
7922 NW 71st St
Gainesville, FL 32653

  • Research

    Departmental Research Areas:

    • Natural Resource Management
    • Envrionmental Management