Clare Aslan: Smith Postdoctoral Fellow of the Society for Conservation Biology
The potential contribution of non-native pollinators and seed dispersers to native plant conservation. Website
Holly Jones: Visiting Scholar 2010-2012
Ecosystem-based Adaptation strategies for climate change to maximize the well-being of both people and ecosystems. Website
Jae Pasari: PhD
Utilizing field-based experiments, large observational studies, and empirically-based modeling to investigate the interactions between global change, invasive species, and native species diversity.
Dena Vallano: Post-doc 2009-2011
Working within the Office of Research and Development’s Innovation Team to promote cross-cutting research that will lead to long-term sustainability of human health and the environment.
Leah Samberg: PhD
Contracting with the Nature Conservancy on a project assessing the ability of conservation initiatives in developing countries to create economic benefits for local communities.
Kris Hulvey: PhD
Restoring invaded grasslands with native competitors.
Blake Suttle: Post-doc 2007-08
Managing complex California grasslands under a changing climate.
Daniel Hernández: Post-doc 2007-08
Serpentine grassland biodiversity losses, grazing and nitrogen pollution interactions. Website
Nicole Heller: Post-doc 2006-07
Synthesis of ecological recommendations for conservation under climate change. Website
Getachew Eshete: PhD, Post-doc
Human-environment interactions in Ethiopian southwest ecosystems, with emphasis on ecosystem goods and services vital to agricultural sustainability and livelihoods on the one hand, and deforestation and habitat modification affecting plant biodiversity patterns on the other. Website