David Wolfe

David W. Wolfe

Horticulture Section, SIPS


Dr. David Wolfe is a professor in the School of Integrative Plant Science at Cornell University. His research and outreach efforts focus primarily on agricultural climate change adaptation and mitigation, and soil health and water management. In addition to peer-reviewed research publications, science communication efforts include analyses for policy-makers, such as co-authoring the 2008 and 2014 National Climate Assessments, and writing commentary for the popular press.  At Cornell, he teaches courses on climate change and environmental science writing, is lead project director for the New York Soil Health program, and serves on Advisory Committees for the Cornell Climate Smart Solutions Program and the NYS Water Resources Institute.