Robin W. Kimmerer

Robin W. Kimmerer is a professor of botany in the Department of Environmental Science and Forestry at State University of New York College. Her work combines her Potawatomi heritage with her scientific and environmental expertise. She is the author of numerous scientific articles and the book Gathering Moss: A Natural and Cultural History of Mosses (2003), which was awarded the 2005 John Burroughs Medal.