Rutherford (Rud) V. Platt

Rutherford V. Platt is an Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, Chair of the Environmental Studies Department, and Director of the GIS laboratory at Gettysburg College. His current research focuses on spatial models of human and ecological systems in the wildland–urban interface, with a particular emphasis on wildfire. He also enjoys hiking, skiing, traveling, photography, and quality time with his two sons.


Rutherford (Rud) V. Platt

Rutherford (Rud) V. Platt
Chairperson/Associate Professor, Environmental Studies

Phone: (717) 337 - 6078

Box: Campus Box 2455

Address: Science Center
Room 154H
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

BA Bowdoin College, 1996
MA University of Colorado, Boulder, 2001
PhD University of Colorado, Boulder, 2004

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