Harris Center Graduate Student Associates at the University of Missouri-St. Louis
Research interest: Systematics of Prunus (Rosaceae) and Passiflora (Passifloraceae), species delimitation and geometric morphometry.
Research interest: Population genetics and spatial and demographic patterns of mosquitoes in implicating avian malaria in the Galapagos Archipelago.
Research interest: Systematic study of Asian Piper (Piperaceae).
Research interest: The ecology and evolution of plant-insect interactions, specifically ecosystem engineering.
Camilo A. Calderon-Acevedo
Research interest: Bat systematics and evolution, Bat-Plant interactions
Research interest: Health and population distribution of North American birds.
Research interest: Evolution and ecology of primate pathogen assemblages in the Amazon basin of southeast Peru.
Research interest: Biodiversity, biogeography, and evolution of flowering plants (specifically Melastomataceae). Focus of studies in Neurotropics, particularly in the Chocó and northern Andes.
Research interest: Effects of a complex trophic structure of mammalian host species on the ecology of emerging infectious disease
Research interest: Ethnobiology, alpine ecology, biodiversity conservation in the greater Himalayan region
Research interest: Plant-insects interactions and their community structures by analyzing them with ecological networks
Research interest: Disease Ecology of malaria (Plasmodium) parasites in Galapagos avifauna.
Research interest: Bat foraging in invasive plant-invested forests of Missouri
M. Isabel Loza
Research Interest: Rarity and beta-diversity of trees of Bolivian forests
Research interest: Bat-plant interactions, pollination biology
Research interest: Patterns of phylogenetic community structure along environmental gradients.
Research interest: Tropical forest diversity, ecosystem functioning, and dynamics of natural and disturbed systems.
Research interest: Phylogeography and historical demography of passerines in the West Indies.
Research interest: Effects of ecosystem engineering on community composition and trophic relationships in plant-animal interactions
Research interest: Systematics and biogeography of the Afro-malagasy genus Psorospermum (Hypericaceae).
Research interest: Conservation medicine, health and diseases at the human and wildlife interface
Research interest: Host-parasite biogeography and evolution