Whitney R. Harris World Ecology Center

Student Associate Research Interests

 

Research Interests of Harris Center Graduate Student Associates at the University of Missouri-St. Louis

 

Student Associate

Research Interests

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Rani Asmarayani
Ph.D.
Indonesia

Systematic study of Asian Piper (Piperaceae).

Samoa Asigau
Ph.D.
Papua New Guinea

Population genetics and spatial and demographic patterns of mosquitoes in implicating avian malaria in the Galapagos Archipelago. 
Christina Baer
Ph. D.
USA
The ecology and evolution of plant-insect interactions, specifically ecosystem engineering.

Camilo A. Calderon-Acevedo
Ph.D.
Columbia

Bat systematics and evolution, Bat-Plant interactions

Vincenzo Ellis
Ph.D.
USA

Health and population distribution of North American birds.

Gideon Erkenswick
Ph.D.
USA

Evolution and ecology of primate pathogen assemblages in the Amazon basin of southeast Peru.

Leticia Gutiérrez
Ph.D.
Chile

Effects of a complex trophic structure of mammalian host species on the ecology of emerging infectious diseases

Robbie Hart
Ph.D.
USA

Ethnobiology, alpine ecology, biodiversity conservation in the greater Himalayan region
Haydee Hernandez
Ph.D.
Mexico
Plant-insects interactions and their community structures by analyzing them with ecological networks
Mari C. Jaramillo
M.S.
Ecuador
Native species and community responses to eradication of introduced species in island ecosystems.
Iwona Kuczynska
M.S.
USA
Bat foraging in invasive plant-invested forests of Missouri

M. Isabel Loza
Ph.D.
Bolivia

Rarity and beta-diversity of trees of Bolivian forests

Eliot Miller
Ph.D.
USA

Patterns of phylogenetic community structure along environmental gradients.

Daniel O'Brien
M.S.
USA
Utilizing bioinformatics, population biology, and evolutionary ecology to understand the diversity of life's phenotypes.

Oyomoare Osuzawa-Peters
Ph.D.
Nigeria

Soil carbon sequestration in tropical ecosystems, focusing on how traits of woody species influence rates of decomposition

Maria W. Pil
Ph.D.
Brazil

Population genetics of island bird populations.

Galen Priest
Ph.D.
USA

Effects of ecosystem engineering on community composition and trophic relationships in plant-animal interactions

Heritiana Ranarivelo
Ph.D.
Madagascar

Systematics and biogeography of the Afro-malagasy genus Psorospermum (Hypericaceae).

Fidisoa Rasambainarivo
Ph.D.
Madagascar

Conservation medicine, health and diseases at the human and wildlife interface

Letícia Soares
Ph.D.
Brazil

Effects of forest fragmentation in malaria parasites, avian hosts and vector communities.
 
Last updated August 13, 2014