Faculty and Staff

Bruce R. Steele, Ph.D.
Program Assistant/Academic Advisor
Affiliate Graduate Faculty
Morrill Hall - Room 205

Research Interests
  • Relationships between cultural resources and natural resources.
  • Environmental problem solutions that result in social problems.
Education & Training
  • Ph.D. Natural Resources Management Interdisciplinary Program, North Dakota State University
  • MPA Administrative and Organizational Behavior, Golden Gate University
  • BA Social Sciences, Chapman University
  • Six Sigma, US Department of Veterans Benefits Administration
  • MPH 720: Environmental Health (Spring)
  • NRM 150: NRM Orientation (Fall)
  • NRM 720: NRM Administration and Policy (Spring)
  • POLS 453: Environmental Policy and Politics (Fall)
  • SOC 431/641: Environmental Sociology (Summer 2012)
Principle Investigator
  • Office of TRIO program projects (U.S. Department of Education), 1999-2012.
Review Panelist
  • Centers of Excellence for Veteran Student Success (U.S. Department of Education), 2011.
  • Corporation for National and Community Service, 2008-2009.
Selected Publications
  • Steele, B. R. 2016. Cultural and environmental education: The ties that bind. In review, Journal of Interpretation Research.
  • Steele, B. R. 2015. Postsecondary preparatory programs for veterans: A federal reporting chasm. Planning for Higher Education Journal, 43(2), 63-70.
Professional Organizations
  • National Association for Interpretation
  • National Association of Academic Advisors