DIANE E PATAKI

Curriculum Vitae

Diane Pataki
  • Professor, Biology
  • Associate Dean of Student Affairs
  • Associate Professor, Biology

Service

Professional Service

  • Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. Role: Chief Specialty Editor. Urban Ecology Section. 01/2015 - present
  • National Science Foundation. Role: Program Director. Ecosystem Science Cluster, NSF Division of Environmental Biology. 01/2014 - 12/2015
  • American Geophysical Union. Biogeosciences Fellows Selection Committee. 01/2013 - 12/2015
  • Water Science Software Institute Steering Committee. Committee member of the Water Science Software Institute Steering Committee. 01/2012 - 12/2014
  • NEON Urban Ecology Working Group. Member of the NEON Urban Ecology Working Group. 01/2012 - 12/2014
  • National Research Council. Committee member of the Sustained Land Imaging Program. 01/2012 - 12/2013
  • Environmental Defense Fund methane leakage project. Member of the Scientific Advisory Panel. 01/2012 - 12/2012
  • Joint SDSU-UCSB Doctoral Program in Geography. Review Committee Chair. 01/2012 - 12/2012
  • Environmental Protection Agency. Board of Scientific Counselors. 01/2011 - present
  • Steele Burnand Anza Borrego Desert Research Center. Founding Director. 01/2011 - 06/2012
  • Ecological Society of America. Science Committee. 01/2010 - 12/2013
  • U.S. Climate Change Science Program. Carbon Cycle Scientific Steering Group. 01/2008 - 12/2011
  • University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. Membership Committee. 01/2007 - 12/2009
  • U.S. Climate Change Science Program Synthesis and Assessment Product 2.2. Lead Author,State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR) Chapter 14: Human Settlements. 01/2007 - 12/2007
  • American Geophysical Union. Ecohydrology Executive Committee. 01/2006 - 12/2010
  • Global Change Biology journal. Subject Editor. 01/2005 - 12/2010
  • New Phytologist journal. Board of Advisors. 01/2004 - 12/2011

Internal Service

  • GCSC Executive Committee. 01/2016 - present. University service.
  • Continuing Education and Community Engagement Task Force. 08/2015 - present. University service.
  • Honors Committee. Committee Member, 06/2013 - 06/2014. Department service.
  • College of Science Council. Council Member, 01/2013 - 12/2014. College service.
  • Comprehensive Retention and Completion Task Force. Committee Member, 01/2013 - 12/2014. University service.
  • Biology Growth Site committee. 08/2012 - 06/2013. Department service.