5/2013 – New post doc

Kerry Bohl Stricker joined the lab as a post doc on our NSF-funded project evaluating pathogen accumulation on Microstegium. She comes to us from the Stiling Lab at USF where she worked on enemy release as a mechanism for plant invasions. See her recent paper in Ecology 93:8, 2012.

4/2013 – Bryan lands a research grant

Congratulations to Bryan who received a research grant from The Explorers Club for his work on forest restoration and bird conservation in Colombia this summer!

2/2013 – New paper in Environmental Research Letters

We recently published a paper on how to experimentally evaluate the invasion risk of biofuel crops (open access PDF). Popular press article here.

1/2013 – Erin gets a job

Erin Hamilton, an undergraduate research assistant in the lab, landed a full time job as an ecologist with Ground Level out of Bartow, FL. Congrats Erin!