My research is focused on land cover change in grasslands, shrublands, and savannas. Many of these dryland ecosystems are undergoing a transition in which unpalatable and noxious woody plants are proliferating at the expense of grasses and forbs.
B.Sc. (Biology) 1998, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN
M.Sc. (Horticulture) 2002, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY