Office of Graduate Studies, Continuing
Education, and Sponsored Programs
1 University Heights, CPO 2260
Asheville, NC 28804
Gerard Voos is Director of the Office of Graduate Studies, Continuing Education, and Sponsored Programs, and serves as the Chief Research Officer at the University of North Carolina in Asheville. At UNCA, he has taught Climate and Culture, A Sustainable Culture, Consumerism and the Environment, and Environmental Literature and Media in the Master of Liberal Arts program; and Environmental Literature, and Energy and Society to undergraduates in the Environmental Studies Department. Dr. Voos was part of the group of faculty and administrators that developed the Climate Change and Society curriculum offered by North Carolina State University, and that is included in the MLA program's Climate Change and Society certificate curriculum. He has a PhD degree in soil ecology from the University of Rhode Island, an MS degree in soil science from Colorado State University, and a BS degree in agronomy from the University of Kentucky. He had post-doctoral fellowship in biogeochemistry at the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory in Aiken, South Carolina. Dr. Voos is professionally and personally interested in sustainability issues. In addition to publishing and presenting research findings, he also has published general interest articles in web, trade and regional publications on subjects ranging from wine, fox hunting, golf and the Vietnam War. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, camping, and motorcycling.