Jason Keagy

Assistant Research Professor of Wildlife Behavioral Ecology

Jason Keagy

Research Summary

Cognitive ecology (with studies at genome, individual, and species levels). I am particularly interested in applications for solving wildlife management problems

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Publication Tags

Gasterosteidae Fish Brain Genotype Gasterosteus Aculeatus Sexual Selection Mating Success Gene Regulatory Networks Genes Rearing Parenting Plumage Animals Phenotype Ecology Cognition Allopatry Sympatry Reproductive Isolation Divergence Learning Lakes Reproductive Success Color Fitness

Most Recent Papers

Bowerbird innovation and problem solving

Jason Keagy, 2021,

Behavior-related gene regulatory networks

Saurabh Sinha, Beryl M. Jones, Ian M. Traniello, Syed A. Bukhari, Marc S. Halfon, Hans A. Hofmann, Sui Huang, Paul S. Katz, Jason Keagy, Vincent J. Lynch, Marla B. Sokolowski, Lisa J. Stubbs, Shayan Tabe-Bordbar, Mariana F. Wolfner, Gene E. Robinson, 2020, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 23270-23279

Correction to

Alison M. Bell, Rebecca Trapp, Jason Keagy, 2019, Royal Society Open Science

A major player need not be the only player in speciation

Robin M. Tinghitella, Alycia C.R. Lackey, Michael D. Martin, Peter D. Dijkstra, Jonathan P. Drury, Robert J.P. Heathcote, Jason Keagy, Elizabeth S.C. Scordato, Alexandra M. Tyers, 2018, Behavioral Ecology on p. 802-803

On the role of male competition in speciation

Robin M. Tinghitella, Alycia C.R. Lackey, Michael Martin, Peter D. Dijkstra, Jonathan P. Drury, Robert Heathcote, Jason Keagy, Elizabeth S.C. Scordato, Alexandra M. Tyers, 2018, Behavioral Ecology on p. 783-797

Why does the magnitude of genotype-by-environment interaction vary?

Julia B. Saltz, Alison M. Bell, Jonathan Flint, Richard Gomulkiewicz, Kimberly A. Hughes, Jason Keagy, 2018, Ecology and Evolution on p. 6342-6353

Brain differences in ecologically differentiated sticklebacks

Jason Keagy, Victoria A. Braithwaite, Janette W. Boughman, 2018, Acta Zoologica Sinica on p. 243-250

Parenting behaviour is highly heritable in male stickleback

Alison M. Bell, Rebecca Trapp, Jason Keagy, 2018, Royal Society Open Science on p. 171029

The relationship between male sexual signals, cognitive performance, and mating success in stickleback fish

Ross Minter, Jason Keagy, Robin M. Tinghitella, 2017, Ecology and Evolution on p. 5621-5631

The relative roles of genes and rearing environment on the spatial cognitive ability of two sympatric species of threespine stickleback

Jonatan Martinez, Jason Keagy, Benjamin Wurst, William Fetzner, Janette W. Boughman, 2016, Evolutionary Ecology Research on p. 565-581

Most-Cited Papers

Complex relationship between multiple measures of cognitive ability and male mating success in satin bowerbirds, Ptilonorhynchus violaceus

Jason Keagy, Jean François Savard, Gerald Borgia, 2011, Animal Behaviour on p. 1063-1070

On the role of male competition in speciation

Robin M. Tinghitella, Alycia C.R. Lackey, Michael Martin, Peter D. Dijkstra, Jonathan P. Drury, Robert Heathcote, Jason Keagy, Elizabeth S.C. Scordato, Alexandra M. Tyers, 2018, Behavioral Ecology on p. 783-797

Why does the magnitude of genotype-by-environment interaction vary?

Julia B. Saltz, Alison M. Bell, Jonathan Flint, Richard Gomulkiewicz, Kimberly A. Hughes, Jason Keagy, 2018, Ecology and Evolution on p. 6342-6353

Cognitive ability and the evolution of multiple behavioral display traits

Jason Keagy, Jean Franois Savard, Gerald Borgia, 2012, Behavioral Ecology on p. 448-456

Male competition fitness landscapes predict both forward and reverse speciation

Jason Keagy, Liliana Lettieri, Janette W. Boughman, 2016, Ecology Letters on p. 71-80

Blue, not UV, plumage color is important in satin bowerbird Ptilonorhynchus violaceus display

Jean François Savard, Jason Keagy, Gerald Borgia, 2011, Journal of Avian Biology on p. 80-84

Behavior-related gene regulatory networks

Saurabh Sinha, Beryl M. Jones, Ian M. Traniello, Syed A. Bukhari, Marc S. Halfon, Hans A. Hofmann, Sui Huang, Paul S. Katz, Jason Keagy, Vincent J. Lynch, Marla B. Sokolowski, Lisa J. Stubbs, Shayan Tabe-Bordbar, Mariana F. Wolfner, Gene E. Robinson, 2020, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 23270-23279

Aerobic capacity in wild satin bowerbirds: repeatability and effects of age, sex and condition

Mark A. Chappell, Jean Francois Savard, Jennifer Siani, Seth W. Coleman, Jason Keagy, Gerald Borgia, 2011, Journal of Experimental Biology on p. 3186-3196

Parenting behaviour is highly heritable in male stickleback

Alison M. Bell, Rebecca Trapp, Jason Keagy, 2018, Royal Society Open Science on p. 171029

Brain differences in ecologically differentiated sticklebacks

Jason Keagy, Victoria A. Braithwaite, Janette W. Boughman, 2018, Acta Zoologica Sinica on p. 243-250