Ecology Degree Program
Michael J. Cohen, Ed.D.
Dr. Cohen is founder and Executive Director of Project NatureConnect,
a home study program of The Institute of Global Education. He
recently celebrated his 50th year as an outdoor educator, counselor
and traditional folk singer, musician and dancer. He uses his
science, education, counseling and musical expertise to catalyze
responsible, enjoyable relationships with nature. Dr. Cohen mentors
students from many different colleges and founded revolutionary
outdoor programs at the National Audubon Society and summer camps.
He completed 103 units of graduate work in natural science, guidance
and counseling from Columbia University Teachers College, where
he also earned his M.A. in Natural Science Education. He received
his Ed.D. in Environmental Psychology from Clayton University.
Mike serves on the faculty of several Universities, is the author
of numerous nature education articles, books and other publications
and the recipient of several awards in his field. His training
manual Well Mind, Well Earth: 107 Environmentally Sensitive
Activities for Stress Management, Spirit and Self-Esteem includes
The Field Guide to Connection With Nature, the recipient
of a 1990 NAI award for excellence in interpretation. It is noted
in Vice President Albert Gore's book Earth in Balance. His
latest books are Reconnecting With Nature: finding wellness
through restoring your bond with the Earth (Ecopress) and
Mike' email address is email@example.com His phone number is (360) 378-6313
Additional information about him is available on his personal page.
ECOPSYCHOLOGY / INTEGRATED ECOLOGY
Department Chair Office Information
Michael J. Cohen,
Post Office Box 1605,
Friday Harbor, WA 98250.
Dr. Cohen is also the director of
Return to Table of Contents
HOMEPAGE / CONTENTS /
OVERVIEW / RELEASE/
THINKING WITH NATURE
/ M.S.PROGRAM / Ph.D.PROGRAM
/ MENTOR / GREENWICH
UNIVERSITY / APPLICATION &
ADMISSION / FAQ / INSTITUTE
Institute of Global Education
A special NGO Consultant to the
United Nations Economic and Social Council
He also serves as Adjunct Faculty
Portland State University School of Extended Studies.