The Faculty and their Research
Organisms Studied -- Plants
Core EEBB faculty
Jared G. Ali
Chemical ecology, plant-insect-nematode interactions, agroecology.
Lars A. Brudvig
Restoration, landscape, and plant ecology.
Kendra S. Cheruvelil
Aquatic ecology, landscape limmology, exotic species, applied ecology, macrophytes.
Jeffrey K. Conner
Evolutionary ecology, ecological genetics.
Science education; plant ecology.
Bryan K. Epperson
Population genetics and molecular and forest genetics.
Andrew O. Finley
Methodology for monitoring and modeling environmental processes; Bayesian statistics; spatial statistics; and statistical computing.
Maren L. Friesen
Legume-rhizobium symbiosis, ecological and evolutionary genomics, plant-microbiome interactions, coevolution.
Community and population ecology, animal behavior.
Katherine L. Gross
Plant population and community ecology.
James F. Hancock
Physiological and evolutionary genetics of plants.
Andrew M. Jarosz
Evolutionary ecology of plant-pathogen interactions.
Richard K. Kobe
Jennifer A. Lau
Evolution and community ecology.
Ecology and evolution of phytoplankton, community ecology, aquatic ecology.
Carolyn M. Malmström
Ecosystem & landscape dynamics, restoration ecology, remote sensing.
Peter G. Murphy
L. Alan Prather
Plant systematics and evolution of floral morphology.
Douglas W. Schemske
Speciation; mechanisms of adaptation.
Evolution of Genomes.
Sieglinde S. Snapp
Managed ecosystems and agricultural ecology.
R. Jan Stevenson
Algal ecology; aquatic ecology; environmental science.
Plant functional ecology and evolution, community ecology, tropical biology.
Insect ecology, chemical ecology, biocontrol.
Frank W. Telewski
Developmental tree ecophysiology.
Michael B. Walters
Functional ecology of plants; forest community ecology.
Quaternary paleoenvironments; plant geography; people-environment; paleoethnobotany.
Community ecology, spatial ecology, climate change, species distribution modeling, ecosystem services, invasive species.
Robert A. Haack
Plant-insect interactions; invasion ecology; conservation biology.
Karen L. Klomparens
Plant host/parasite relations, electron microscopy.
David W. MacFarlane
Forest measurements and modeling.
Ralph E. Taggart
Botany, paleobotany, palynology.
Richard E. Triemer
Algal cell biology, phylogeny and systematics.