Dr. Tóth is Donald J. & Robert G. McLachlan Associate Professor of Natural Resource Informatics at the University of Washington’s (Seattle) School of Environmental & Forest Sciences and adjunct associate professor at the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering. He has an MS degree in Forest Engineering from Sopron, Hungary (1994) and a PhD in Forest Management & Operations Research from Penn State University (2005). Dr. Tóth published 25 refereed research articles in leading forestry, conservation and operations research journals. He teaches forest management & economics, forestry consulting and optimization in natural resources. Dr. Tóth’s research interests include forest management, reserve design, spatial optimization, multi-criteria decision making and operations research.