"It's exciting to be able to author my book with an industry leader like Trunity," said Dr. Cleveland. "The students are more engaged with the course material because it is up-to-date and interactive - and the integrated social networking capability helps students collaborate with each other based on the course material. Leveraging the Web this way is really taking a 21st century approach to learning."
"We are excited to partner with visionaries such as Dr.
to deliver next generation capabilities to professors, authors, publishers and universities worldwide," said
, Trunity Chairman & CEO. "We are positioned at the crossroads of publishing, education and social collaboration and stand ready to help them provide an exciting and dynamic learning experience."
About Trunity Holdings Inc.
Trunity Holdings Inc
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About Dr. Cutler J. Cleveland
Cutler J. Cleveland
is Professor of Earth and Environment at
, where he also is on the faculty of the Center for Energy and Environmental Studies. Professor
is Editor-in-Chief of the
Encyclopedia of Energy
(Elsevier, 2004), winner of an American Library Association award, the
Dictionary of Energy
Handbook of Energy
(Elsevier, forthcoming), and is the Founding Editor-in-Chief of the
Encyclopedia of Earth
. He is the recipient of the Adelman-Frankel Award from the United States Association of Energy Economics for "unique and innovative contributions to the field of energy economics."
's research has been funded by the Mellon Foundation, the National Science Foundation, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the MacArthur Foundation. He has published his findings in journals such as
The Energy Journal
The Annual Review of Energy
Resource and Energy Economics
American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin
Canadian Journal of Forest Research
's has been a consultant to numerous private and public organizations, including the Asian Development Bank, the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development, Charles River Associates, the Energy Information Administration, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. He has won publication awards from the International Association of Energy Economics, the American Library Association, and the National Wildlife Federation
Professor Cleveland holds a B.S. in Ecology from
, a M.S. in Marine Science from
Louisiana State University
, and a Ph. D. in Geography from the
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign