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William W. Jones

Clinical Professor Emeritus


Education
M.S., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1977
B.S., University of Wisconsin at Madison, 1972

Professional Experience
University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1973-1977

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • Undergraduate Teaching Award, Indiana University, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 2011
  • Certified Lake Manager (CLM), 2002 to present
  • Advanced Open Water SCUBA Certification; Nitrox Certification
  • SPEA Teaching Award, Graduate Instruction in the MSES Program, 2006
  • Trustee Teaching Award, Indiana University, 2004
  • Secchi Disk Award, North American Lake Management Society for Outstanding Service, 2000
  • Teaching Excellence Recognition Award (Part-Time Adjunct category), 1998
  • SPEA Adjunct Teaching Award for Teaching Excellence, 1995

Professional Interests
Lake and watershed management, especially diagnosing lake and watershed water quality problems; preparing management plans to address problems identified; stream ecology.

Current Projects

  • Director, Indiana Clean Lakes Program, in cooperation with Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) – a statewide lake assessment, monitoring, and public education/outreach program.
  • Invited member, Nutrient Technical Advisory Group to help IDEM develop nutrient criteria for Indiana waterbodies as required by the Federal Clean Water Act, 2007
  • Founding member, North American Lake Management Society (NALMS)
  • Editor, NALMS quarterly, LakeLine
  • Associate Editor, Lake and Reservoir Management
  • Governor-appointment, Indiana Lakes Management Work Group

Selected Publications
Full Vita

  • Jones, W.W. and V.J. Meretsky. 2009. Survey of the Nation’s Lakes – Indiana Data Analysis. Prepared for Indiana Department of Environmental Management. School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Bloomington, IN.
  • Montgrain, L. and W.W. Jones. 2009. Indiana Lake Water Quality Assessment Report for 2004-2008. Prepared for Indiana Department of Environmental Management. School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Bloomington, IN.
  • Jones, W.W. and S.R. Powers. 2009. Indiana Volunteer Lake Monitoring Report, 2004-2008. Prepared for Indiana Department of Environmental Management. School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.
  • Richardson, J., Jones, W.W., Clark, M. L., Ewoldt, B., Estrem, T., and Jones, H. 2009. Pretty Lake Diagnostic Study. Prepared for Pretty Lake Property Owners Association and Indiana Department of Natural Resources. J.F. New & Associates, Inc., Walkerton, IN. 204 pp.
  • Jones, W.W. 2007. Modeling backwards. LakeLine, Vol. 27(1):41-44
  • Jones, W.W. 2003. Lake Management Issues, pp. 254-258, in E. Julius Dasch, (ed.), Water Science and Issues, Volume 2. Macmillan Reference USA, New York
  • Jones, W.W. 2003. Lakes: Biological Processes, pp. 259-262, in E. Julius Dasch, (ed.), Water Science and Issues, Volume 2. Macmillan Reference USA, New York
  • Holdren, C., W. Jones and J. Taggart (eds.). 2001. Managing Lakes and Reservoirs, North American Lake Management Society and the Terrene Institute, Washington, D.C.