Robert George

Press Coordinator and Assistant Editor

Education

M.S. in Biology, Stephen F. Austin State University

B.A. in Botany, University of Texas, Austin

As Press Coordinator and Assistant Editor, Robert George manages press fulfillment and assists with publications, including the BRIT Press book series and the Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas.

In addition to his Press Coordinator role, Robert is also responsible for the selection, screening, scanning, and proofing of all illustrations in the upcoming volumes of Illustrated Flora of East Texas. Robert is particularly familiar with the flora of East Texas because, as a graduate student at Stephen F. Austin State University, he studied under the supervision of the region’s pre-eminent vegetation expert, Dr. Elray Nixon. Robert has carried out fieldwork throughout Texas.

Prickly pear cactus fruits

Department

Contact Details

Phone: (817) 332-4441 x264

Direct line: (817) 546-1847

Email: rgeorge@brit.org