PEI-STEP Fellows: Awarded Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

  • Liao, Wenying

    Kelley Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    Designing Optimal Trading Network to Reduce Global Nitrogen Pollution From Nitrogen Fertilizer Use While Sustaining Food Yield

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Michael Oppenheimer

    Thesis Topic

    Management of Global Nitrogen Cycle: From Understanding Natural Forests to Re-Designing Agricultural Practices

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Lars Hedin, Simon Levin

  • Gregory, Nathan

    Perkins Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    The role of anthropogenic fire and livestock grazing in East African Savannas.

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Emmanuel Kreike

    Thesis Topic

    The role of anthropogenic Fire and Livestock Grazing in sustaining avian diversity in East Aftican Savannas

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    David Wilcove

  • Sekar, Nitin

    Perkins Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    The effects of direct payments for conservation on local development in India.

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Atul Kohli

    Thesis Topic

    Predicting how the loss of Asian elephants may affect the dispersal of fruiting trees in India.

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Andrew Dobson

  • Fuller, Emma

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    The Ecosystem Effects of Individual Transferable Quotas in US West-Coast Commercial Fisheries

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    David Wilcove

    Thesis Topic

    Social-Ecological Systems, Fisheries, Foraging Theory

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Simon Levin

  • Treuer, Tim

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    Can Fertilization of Abandoned Fields Help Stop Climate Change? Additionality, Mechanisms, and Scalability of a Novel Carbon Offset Scheme

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Michael Oppenheimer

    Thesis Topic

    Regenerating Tropical Forests

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    David Wilcove

  • Tilman, Andrew

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    PEI-STEP Topic

    Climate Action Via a Small but Powerful Coalition Climate Action Via a Small but Powerful Coalition

    PEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Michael Oppenheimer

    Thesis Topic

    Common-Pool Resource Management in Fisheries

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Simon Levin