National Geographic website.
June 21, 2013: In New Haven for a Map of Life workshop and island biogeography jam session.
Pacific island birds on our local NPR station, WUOT.
Interview on Quirks and Quarks radio show.
April 2013: In Hawaii for field work and Society for American Archaeology meeting.
Collaborative paper estimating the magnitude of Pacific island bird extinctions out in PNAS.
Jan. 10, 2013: At the International Biogeography Society Meeting in Miami, FL .
New paper "Unravelling the determinants of insular body size shifts" published in Biology Letters.
Nov. 9, 2012: Public lecture on Pacific island birds to the Office of Research's UT Science Forum. Featured in Tennessee Today and the Daily Beacon.
Collaborative paper on the magnitude of Pacific island bird extinctions submitted to PNAS.
Aug. 23, 2012: First day of class for my General Ecology students!
Aug. 8, 2012: Submitted a new paper examining the effects of Holocene extinctions on the functional diversity of island bird communities
June 8, 2012: I'm off to Albuquerque to celebrate the retirement of two fantastic, and inspiring scientists: Jim Brown and Astrid Kodric-Brown.
May 21, 2012: Just finished another productive meeting of the IMPPS RCN group on mammalian macroecology.
Perspective piece on paleontology and ecology is out in Frontiers of Biogeography .
April 2, 2012: Attended a great symposium on Conservation Paleobiology at the Southeast GSA meeting in Asheville, NC. Thanks for putting it together Rowan!
Working group paper on rates of size evolution chosen as cover feature in PNAS.
Jan. 30, 2012: Paper on extinction risk in marine mammals published online in PNAS this week!