Current Research Projects 2018

Bond, Alan; 11/19/18—12/1/18; School of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska; Avian Social Complexity; Email:

Calabrese, Gina; 7/1/18—8/5/18; University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill; Drivers of reproductive isolation among populations of Spea multiplicata; Email:

Chen, Catherine; 7/1/18—8/5/18; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;; The role of female hybrid behavior in shaping species divergence; Email:

Friedman, Daniel; 8/3/18—9/3/18; Stanford University;; Neurophysiology of Behavioral Variation in Red Harvester Ants; Email:

Gherghel, Iulian; 7/4/18—8/15/18; Department of Biology, Case Western Reserve University; Field and experimental testing for coevolutionary dynamics driven by resource polymorphism; Email:

Harvey, Donald; 4/22/18--5/3/18; Smithsonian Institution;; Bee Biodiversity Initiative (BBI); Email:

Jablonski, Piotr; 1/20/18—2/4/18; Seoul National University;; Winter Ecology of Mexican Jays; Email:

Johnson, Dennis; 4/21/18--5/5/18; BBI; Email:

Kelly, Patrick: 6/24/18—8/12/18; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill;; Sexual Selection and Resource Competition in Spadefoot Toads; Email:

Ledón-Rettig; Cristina; 7/10/18—7/20-18; Indiana University;; Hormonal correlates of poyphenism in larval spadefood toads; Email:

Martin, Ryan; 7/1/17—8/10/18; Case Western University;; Ecological Character Displacement, Ecosystem Processes, and Community Structure; Email:

McGee, Earyn; 5/25/18—6/15/18 and 7/13/18—7/20/18; The University of Arizona; Linking perennial surface water and aquatic food subsidies to lizards in arid environments; Email:

McMahon, Timothy M.; 4/22/18--5/3/18; USGS BIML and Smithsonian; BBI; Email:

Milam, Joan; 4/21/18--4/30/18; University of Massachusetts--Amherst; ; BBI; Email:

Powers, Donald; 6/7/18—6/21/18; George Fox University;; Physiological response of hummingbirds to high temperatures; Email:

Seal, Jon N.; 7/10/18—7/20/18; University of Texas at Tyler;; Mechanisms of specificity and homeostasis in an obligate symbiosis; Email:

Van Arnam, Ethan; 7/29/18—8/3/18; Keck Science Dept. of Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges;; Chemical ecology of fungus-growing ant symbioses; Email:

Weiss, Stacey; 3/19-21, 4/2-4, 4/16-18, 4/30-5/2, 5/15-18, 5/23-29, 6/11-14, 6/23-25, 7/9-12, and 7/23-25, 2018; University of Puget Sound;; Maternal protection of eggs via anti-fungal microbes in oviparous lizards; Email:

Worthington, Sarah; 5/16/18—7/5/18; Indiana State University; Hormones, maternal aggression and natal dispersal in female Sceloporus jarrovii lizards; Email: