PhD, Geography, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006
MS, Environmental Studies, University of Montana, 1992
AB, English, Dartmouth College, 1987
Conservation and Public Land Policy
Environmental Restoration and Ethics
Authenticity and Historical Fidelity in Ecological Restoration: The Case of Former U.S. Military Lands," (with Co-PI Marion Hourdequin, Dept. of Philosophy, Colorado College). Supported by the National Science Foundation, Science, Technology and Society division, 2010-2013
Sustainability, Technology, and Militarization
Feasibility study of wind power production at UCCS
UCCS Open Space and Trails: identification, mapping, and preservation (with Eric Billmeyer, Rocky Mountain Field Institute)
World Regional Geography
Conservation and U.S. Public Lands
Recreation, Tourism, and the Environment
Militarization, Environment, and Society
Cultural and Political Ecology
Qualitative Methods in Geography
Introduction to Human Geography
Awards and Honors:
Teaching Enhancement Award, "Enhancing Teaching in Sustainability and Geography: Wind Power Pilot Study," 2009-2010
Student Achievement Assessment Committee grant, "Assessment and Enhancement of the UCCS Minor in Sustainable Development," 2009-2010
National Science Foundation, Science and Technology Studies, Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement grant, 2005-2006
Havlick, David G. 2011. "Disarming Nature: Converting Military Lands to Wildlife Conservation," The Geographical Review 101(2): 183-200.
Hourdequin, Marion and David G. Havlick. 2011. "Ecological Restoration in Context: Ethics and the Naturalization of Former Military Lands," Ethics, Policy, and Environment 14(1): 69-89.
Havlick, David G. 2010. "Militarization, Conservation, and U.S. Base Transformations," In Militarized Landscapes: From Gettysburg to Salisbury Plain, Pearson, C.J., T. Cole, P. Coates, eds. (Continuum Press).
Doyle, Martin W. and David G. Havlick. 2009. "Infrastructure and the Environment," Annual Review of Environment and Resources 34: 349-373.
Havlick, David G. and Martin W. Doyle. September 2009. "Restoration Geographies," Ecological Restoration 27(3): 240-243.
Doyle, Martin W., Emily H. Stanley, David G. Havlick, Mark J. Kaiser, George Steinbach, William L. Graf, Gerald E. Galloway, and J. Adam Riggsbee, "Aging Infrastructure and Ecosystem Restoration,"Science 319 (18 January 2008): 286-287.
Havlick, David G. "Logics of Change for Military-to-Wildlife Conversions in the United States," GeoJournal 69(2007): 151-164.
Havlick, David G. 2007. "Smoke and Gears: Seeing Through the Off-Roaders' Demographic Mirage," in: George Wuerthner, ed., Thrillcraft: The Environmental Consequences of Motorized Recreation. San Francisco, CA: Foundation for Deep Ecology.
Havlick, David G. March 2006. "Reconsidering Wilderness: Prospective Ethics for Nature, Technology, and Society," Ethics, Place and Environment 9(1): 47-62.
Havlick, David G. 2002. No Place Distant: Roads and Motorized Recreation on America's Public Lands. Washington, D.C.: Island Press. 297 pp.
Outreach and Service:
Director, UCCS Sustainable Development minor
UCCS Sustainability Committee
UCCS General Education Task Force
Board Member, Rocky Mountain Field Institute
Board Member, Catamount Center for Geography of the Southern Rockies
Advisory Board, Wild Rockies Field Institute
Faculty Editor, Colorado College State of the Rockies Report Card, 2007-2008