Michael Premer

Assistant Professor of Forest Management

233 Nutting Hall
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5755

  • Ph.D. Forest Science – Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, 2015
  • M.F. Silviculture – Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, 2011
  • B.A. Environmental Science – Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL, 2009

Mike joined the faculty in fall of 2022 after working as a research scientist for Rayonier in the Pacific Northwest and postdoctoral researcher with the U.S. Forest Service and Michigan State University. His work focuses on quantifying site-vegetation dynamics and precision forest management. His specific research interests include digital soil, site, and vegetation mapping, adaptive management strategies, strategic diversification of forested landscapes, and planted-forest silviculture.