Research Collaborations

The Holden Arboretum’s research program has collaborations with faculty and scientists from a number of universities, including Case Western Reserve University, Kent State University and Ohio State University. We also have partnerships with the U.S. Forest Service and Cleveland Metroparks. For more information on the Arboretum’s research program, contact David Burke, chairman of the research deapartment, at 440.602.3858 or by email at

The Holden research staff and summer interns with collaborators from Case Western Reserve University atop the Kalberer Emergent Tower in July 2015.