Job/Research Area: Wetland Ecology and management. In addition to serving as a professor of Conservation Biology, Dr. Foote is the Director of the University of Alberta Botanic Garden, a 250 acre research, teaching and public display facility. He is a member of Botanic Gardens Conservation International, The University of Alberta Forestry School, and is a participant in the Land Reclamation International Graduate School sponsored by NSERC CREATE. Dr. Foote is currently co-PI on a SSHRC grant focused on digital interpretation of cultural and botanic gardens. He is an advisor on the Prairie Urban Farm initiative at South Campus, a founding member of the Hunting Angling Network Alberta (HANA), as well as a 15-year board of director for the Alberta Conservation Association.
- Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry, and Home Economics Teacher of the Year award (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006).
An older (2006) website with some creative writing, photos etc.