Jacob Rose

Botanist and Invasive Species Specialist
[email protected]

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B.S. Environmental Science, Pacific University, 2014
B.A. Spanish, Pacific University, 2014
M.E.M. Ecology, Portland State University, 2023
Graduate Certificate in GIS, Portland State University, 2023

Jacob Rose (he/him) is a botanist and invasives specialist working with Institute for Natural Resources – Portland (INR-PSU), PSU’s Center for Lakes & Reservoirs, and the Rae Selling Berry Seed Bank. In addition to field work related to invasive and rare species, Jacob administers the Oregon iMapInvasives Program and Oregon Invasive Species Hotline. 

When not at work, Jacob is puttering in his vegetable or native plant gardens, catching up on soapy Spanish dramas, or learning about the geography of far-flung places.

INR - Portland