Resilience and Adaptation
How do phenomena such as changing climates, land-use, human needs, and invasive species affect global change and how can we use our understanding of these effects to predict future responses?
OCTOBER 1, 2019
Spatial and temporal dynamics of 20th century carbon storage and emissions after wildfire in an old-growth forest landscape
Harris, L. B., Scholl, A. E., Young, A. B., Estes, B. L., & Taylor, A. H.
JULY 22, 2019
Considerations for maximizing the adaptive potential of restored coral populations in the western Atlantic
Baums, I. B., Baker, A. C., Davies, S. W., Grottoli, A. G., Kenkel, C. D., Kitchen, S. A., ... Shantz, A. A.
APRIL 15, 2019
Broader niches revealed by fossil data do not reduce estimates of range loss and fragmentation of African montane trees
Ivory, S., Russell, J., Early, R., & Sax, D. F.
APRIL 1, 2019
A trait-based approach to predict population genetic structure in bees
Lopez-Uribe, M. M., Jha, S., & Soro, A.
MARCH 1, 2019
Invasive shrub removal benefits native plants in an eastern deciduous forest of North America
Maynard-Bean, E., & Kaye, M. W.
Global change impacts on forest and fire dynamics using paleoecology and tree census data for eastern North America
Abrams, M. D., & Nowacki, G. J.
FEBRUARY 8, 2019
Assessing the relative vulnerabilities of Mid‐Atlantic freshwater wetlands to projected hydrologic changes
Wardrop, D. H., Hamilton, A. T., Nassry, M. Q., West, J. M., & Britson, A. J.
FACULTY IN RESILIENCE AND ADAPTATION:
Professor of Forest Ecology and Physiology
Community, historical and physiological ecology of tree species; global change biology.
Associate Professor of Avian Biology
The regulation of biological clocks in birds at the systems level.
Associate Teaching Professor
Professor of Water Resources
Hydrology, Biogeochemistry, Water Quality, and Atmospheric Deposition.
Professor of Landscape Architecture
Ecosystem ecology: wetlands, hydrology, restoration, seed banks, plant communities, historical ecology.
Professor of Pedology
Soil formation and biogeochemistry due to land use and ecosystem change; soil and water degradation, and the remediation of soil physical and chemical properties in urban environments.
Director of the Center for Pollinator Research; Director of the Insect Biodiversity Center; Publius Vergilius Maro Professor and Huck Scholar of Entomology
Genomics of social behavior and health in bees
Former Director, Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences; Willaman Professor of Biology
Population dynamics of infectious diseases in wildlife and the dynamics of parasite community structure.
Assistant Professor of Geoscience
Professor of Forest Ecology
Vegetation dynamics; global change ecology; interactions among vegetation, climate and human land use; dendrochronology; disturbance history; environmental change.
Professor of Biology
Microbial Ecology and Evolution
Professor of Biology; Dean of the Eberly College of Science
The interface of ecology and evolution to understand how an organism's traits are matched to its environment and responds to novel selective pressures imposed by global environmental change, and the consequences of this adaptation.
Associate Professor of Entomology
How environmental change and human management shape bee health and long-term persistence of their populations in agricultural areas.
Professor of Ecosystem Science and Managment
Associate Professor of Geography, African Studies and Anthropology
Professor of Biology; Alumni Professor in the Biological Sciences
The use of ecological theory in population management.
Professor of Geography
Understanding how a wide range of disturbances, especially fire, affect ecosystem function at landscape scales.
Research Professor of Geography; Director of Riparia