CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

PhD Natural Resources, Cornell University (2016)
Dissertation: Mixed-Methods Investigations of Community Engagement in Urban Environmental Stewardship
Concentrations: adult and extension education, environmental psychology

MS Natural Resources, Cornell University (2012)
BA Environmental Studies, Hobart and William Smith Colleges (2008)

NATIONAL FELLOWSHIPS

Environmental Protection Agency Science to Achieve Results (EPA STAR) Graduate Research Fellowship (2012 – 2015)
Garden Club of America Urban Forestry Fellowship (2011)

PEER-REVIEWED RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

Moskell, C., Bassuk, N., Allred, S., & McRae, P. 2016. Engaging residents in street tree stewardship: Results of a tree watering outreach intervention. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry. 42(5): 301 – 317.

Moskell C. and S. Broussard Allred. 2013. Residents’ beliefs about responsibility for the stewardship of park trees and street trees in New York City. Landscape and Urban Planning. 120: 85-95.

Moskell C., and S. Broussard Allred. 2013. Integrating human and natural systems in community psychology: An ecological model of stewardship behavior. American Journal of Community Psychology. 51(1-2) 1-14.

Reprinted in Urban Ecology: Critical Concepts in Geography. 2015. Douglas, I., ed. Routledge Press.

Moskell, C., S. Broussard Allred, and G. Ferenz. 2010. Examining volunteer motivations and recruitment strategies for engagement in urban forestry. Cities and the Environment. 3(1): Article 9.

WORKING PAPERS

  • The ecological model of street tree watering: A conceptual framework for research and community engagement in urban forest stewardship
  • Community expression, celebration and conversation: Insights for urban community greening from narratives of the Green Scheme in Washington, DC
  • The contributions of volunteers and volunteer management practices to the organizational resilience of urban environmental nonprofit organizations

BOOK CHAPTERS

Moskell, C. 2016. Urban Forestry and City Parks. In The CQ Press Guide to Urban Politics and Policy. Palus, C. and Dilworth, R., eds. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

TECHNICAL REPORTS

S.B. Allred and C. Moskell. 2017. Composting Awareness, Behaviors, Motivations and Barriers in Duchess County, NY. Human Dimensions Research Unit Publication 17-7. Department of Natural Resources, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Cornell University. Ithaca, NY.

SELECTED CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Turner, B and C. Moskell. 2017. Can a YouTube video lead to environmental change? Art on the internet and environmental attitudes, norms and beliefs. Association for Environmental Studies and Sciences Annual Conference. Tucson, AZ.

PRESS COVERAGE OF RESEARCH

Moskell Speaks on Urban Forestry.” Colgate Maroon News. November 16, 2017.

“Evolution of the Land Grant Mission.” PeriodiCALS. Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Fall 2012.

CALS Helps NYC Plant Trees.” PeriodiCALS. Cornell University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Spring 2010

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Urban Environment Program Assistant, Cornell University Cooperative Extension, NYC (2010)
Natural Resources Community Educator, Cornell University Cooperative Extension, Onondaga County (2008 – 2009)