My research interests lie in community ecology. I am especially passionate with regard to the phenomena of beneficial associations and trait-mediated indirect interactions.
Education and Professional Positions
|2011 - 2013||Postdoc position. Project: Effects of parasite-induced mortality and abiotic hindrance to movement on the dynamics of predator-prey interactions. Prof. Owen Petchey, Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Switzerland|
|2004 - 2011||Graduate School-New Brunswick, Rutgers University, NJ, USA. Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolution, Thesis Topic: Dynamics and adaptive significance of the inducible trophic polymorphism of Tetrahymena vorax. Advisor: Peter Morin|
|2000 - 2004||Cook College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA. B.Sc. in Natural Resource Management Senior Honors Theses: Patterns of species richness and distribution within bamboo (Phyllostachyis nuda) inquiline communities|