Our People

Craig Tweedie, Ph.D.

Craig Tweedie

Faculty and Scientists

Professor, Department of Biological Sciences at UTEP
Ph: (915) 747-8448


University of Texas at El Paso
BIOL 103
El Paso, TX 79968

Research Interest Areas: Climate change, Arctic and Antarctic ecology, desert ecology, biogeochemical cycling, plant phenology and primary productivity, plant-animal interactions, land use and land cover change, biocomplexity, landscape ecology, remote sensing, ecological modeling and disturbance ecology.

Our Facilities

NOAA-CREST spans to different facilities, laboratories, weather stations and academia performing scientific research and development.

CREST Consortium

CREST is led by The City University of New York and brings together Hampton University, VA; University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez, PR; San Diego State University, CA; University of Maryland Baltimore County, MD; University of Texas at El Paso, TX.