US Forest Service Research & Development
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  • US Forest Service Research & Development
  • 1400 Independence Ave., SW
  • Washington, D.C. 20250-0003
  • 800-832-1355
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Vita Wright

Science Application Specialist
United States

Phone: 406-329-3807
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Current Research

Individual and organizational influences on the success of science delivery, and on the use of science by fire managers in the USFS, NPS, and BLM. This draws from theories on human behavior, communication, and organizational culture and management.

Research Interests

Understanding the capacity for managers to access and use research, Organizational communication, learning, and innovation in the context of public land management, Organizational effectiveness of wildland fire management


  • University of Montana, B.S. Wildlife Biology 1992
  • University of Montana, M.S. Organismal Biology and Ecology 1996
  • University of Montana, Ph.D. Candidate Social science of forest management

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Last updated on : 09/21/2016