About Hiking in Montana I recently earned my Ph.D. in Ecology and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University as part of the Weed and Invasive Plant Ecology and Management group. Since August 2016, my current position is the Thomas McKenna Meredith ’48 Postdoctoral Fellow in Environmental Science (phew!) at Trinity College, in Hartford, CT. My research focuses on ecologically based management strategies and how projected climate changes will influence those strategies. Take a look around to learn more! Site last updated 04/13/2017. © 2016-2017 Krista Ehlert.