Michael Brody is an associate professor of education in the College of Education, Health and Human Development at Montana State University, where he teaches courses in environment, science education, and educational research at the graduate and undergraduate levels. He received his Ph.D. from Cornell University (1985) in science & environmental education. Brody has worked with teachers throughout the Russian Federation, Morocco, and Thailand and has developed the Ecological Field Studies Program connecting environmental educators through global networks. He is a research associate of the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Montana, where he helped design the permanent exhibit, Landforms/Lifeforms. He is a member of the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) Research Commission and received the NAAEE Outstanding Contributions to Research Award in 2006. Presently he is working on the development of Project Archaeology and researching science learning outcomes in both formal and informal settings. Brody is the executive editor of ARexpeditions, an on-line action research journal for professional educators.