Gary W. Barrett

Professor Emeritus

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D., Zoology (Ecology), University of Georgia
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Eugene P. Odum
M.S., Biology, Marquette University
B.S., Biology, cum laude, Oakland City University
Areas of Expertise
  • Stress effects on ecosystem dynamics
  • Mammalian population dynamics
  • Applied ecology
  • Agroecosystem ecology
  • Landscape ecology
  • Career trends in ecological research and education
Research Interests
Stress effects on ecosystem dynamics; mammalian population dynamics; applied ecology;
agroecosystem ecology; restoration ecology; landscape ecology; career trends in ecological
research and education
Selected Publications

Barrett, G. W., T. L. Barrett, S. J. Connelly, A. S. Mehring, and J. O. Moree, eds. 2011. Ecology Exercise Book: An Ecosystem Approach. Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall Hunt Publishing Company, 148 pp.

Barrett, G. W. and G. A. Feldhamer, eds. 2008. The Golden Mouse: Ecology and Conservation,New York: Springer, 239 pp.

Odum, E. P., and G. W. Barrett. 2005. Fundamentals of Ecology. Fifth Edition. Belmont, California: Thomson Brooks/Cole, 598 pp.

Barrett, G. W., and T. L. Barrett, eds. 2001. Holistic Science: The Evolution of the Georgia Institute of Ecology (1940-2000). New York: Taylor & Francis, 366 pp.

Kress, J. W., and G. W. Barrett, eds. 2001. A New Century of Biology. Washington, D.C.:Smithsonian Institution Press, 159 pp.