Lydia R. O'Halloran
VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Postdoctoral research, UC Santa Barbara and Oregon State University
Ph.D. 2007 University of Virginia (Environmental Sciences)
M.S. 2004 University of Virginia (Environmental Sciences)
B.A. 2000 Oberlin College (Biology)
Course I teach in Biology
(I am also teaching in environmental science.)
Hautier, Y. et al. 2014. Eutrophication weakens stabilizing effects of diversity in natural grasslands. Nature 508: 521-525.
Borer, E.T. et al. 2014. Herbivores and nutrients control grassland plant diversity via light limitation. Nature 508:517-520.
Seabloom, E.W. et al. 2013. Predicting invasion in grassland ecosystems: is exotic dominance the real embarrassment of richness? Global Change Biology 19: 3677-3687.
O'Halloran, L.R. et al. 2013. Regional contingencies in the relationship between aboveground biomass and litter in the world's grasslands. PLoS ONE 8(2): e54988. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0054988.
Adler, P. et al. 2011. Productivity is a poor predictor of plant species richness. Science 333: 1750-1753.
Firn, J. et al. 2011. Abundance of introduced species at home predicts abundance away in herbaceous communities. Ecology Letters 14(3): 274-281.