Movement Ecology

Movement Ecology IconMovement ecology is the study of how organisms – either animals, plants or microorganisms – move within their environments or ecosystems, such as during daily activities like foraging, or when dispersing across the landscape, or during annual migrations.

Associated Faculty

Sonia Altizer
Sonia Altizer

UGA Athletic Association Professor of Ecology
Graduate Faculty

Ecology building, Rm. 190
Office: (706) 542-9251
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Andy Davis
Andy Davis

Assistant Research Scientist

Ecology building, Rm. 183
Office: (706) 542-8112
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Richard Hall
Richard Hall

Assistant Professor
Graduate Faculty
Joint appointment: Dept. of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine

Ecology building, Rm. 137
Office: (706) 395-5350
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Ricardo Holdo
Ricardo Holdo

Associate Professor and Odum Chair
Graduate Faculty

Ecology building, Rm. 188-B
Office: (706) 542-0075
Fax: (706) 542-3344

Takao Sasaki
Takao Sasaki

Assistant Professor
Graduate Faculty

Ecology building, Rm. 194D

Upcoming Events

Ecology Seminar: Faculty Lightning Talks

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Ecology Seminar: Manuel Leal

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Disease Ecology Workshop: Rebecca Borchering

12:10 pm

Ecology Building, Seminar Room 117

Ecology Seminar: Nick Keiser

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Disease Ecology Seminar: Cara Brook

12:10 pm

Ecology Building, 117

Latest News

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Dr. Mary Freeman studies the creatures that live beneath the surface of streams and rivers and investigates how human activities affect them.

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UGA researchers present work at 2019 ESA annual meeting

Researchers affiliated with the UGA Odum School of Ecology will present their work at the 2019 Ecological Society of America annual meeting.

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