5/5/23 Carol was awarded the IAGLR's inaugural IDEA+ Research Scholarship! Congrats, Carol!
3/30/23 Nasser received a three-year NSF Graduate Research Fellowship! Congratulations, Nasser!
3/8/23 A new paper in Am Nat by Jonas, Thomas and Chris "A Theoretical Framework for Trait-Based Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics: Population Structure, Intraspecific Variation, and Community Assembly".
2/27/23 Congratulations to Carol on being awarded a 2023 CIGLR Graduate Research Fellowship to explore traits of HAB taxa in the Great Lakes! Well done, Carol!
1/17/2023 Jorge Arroyo-Esquivel joins the lab as a postdoc. He will be working on data driven ecological models and community resilience.
1/10/2023 Chris, Nasser and Elena presented at the ASN Meeting in Asilomar.
12/14/2022 Elena's and Mridul's paper "Are we underestimating the ecological and evolutionary effects of warming? Interactions with other environmental drivers may increase species vulnerability to high temperatures" is online in Oikos now!
12/8/22 Elena's paper "Understanding and predicting Harmful Algal Blooms in a changing climate: a trait-based framework" is published online in Limnology and Oceanography Letters.
11/15/22 A new paper from the lab "A general framework for species-abundance distributions: Linking traits and dispersal to explain commonness and rarity" is published in Ecology Letters!
11/1/22 Congratulations to Thomas on his new assistant professor position at the Univeristy of Lyon, France that he starts in December!
11/1/22 Yi-Chun (Liv) Yeh starts her postdoc in the lab. She will be studying microbial interactions and resilience.
10/8/22 Domiziana Cristini from Uni Konstanz, Germany is visiting the lab at Carnegie until the end of December. She'll be looking at community assembly patterns in European lakes.
9/13/22 Elena gave a keynote talk at the Aquatic Ecology Meeting of the British Ecological Society.
8/10/22 Elena is a co-author on a new paper "Potential of microbiome-based solutions for agrifood systems" published in Nature Food.
8/5/22 Chris, Elena, Jonas and Thomas presented at the Gordon Research Conference on Unifying Ecology Across Scales.
8/30/21 Our NSF's Understanding the Rules of Life collaborative proposal on "Using multilayer interaction networks to predict microbiome assembly and function" got funded! We will be looking for a postdoc to apply ecological principles to the analyses of diverse datasets of gut microbiomes.
4/12/21 Ravi Ranjan successfully defended his PhD thesis and will soon start a postdoc position in Germany! Congratulations Ravi!
4/10/21: Three new grad students are joining the lab in the fall 2021. Welcome, Esther Wong, Carol Waldmann Rosenbaum and Nasser Mohammad!
2/9/21 Thomas Koffel presented his research at the International Initiative for Theoretical Ecology's online seminar series.