Drake, Rohani among 6 UGA faculty members named AAAS Fellows

Ecology professors John Drake and Pejman Rohani are among six University of Georgia faculty members named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), an honor bestowed

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Warming oceans lead to more fur seal deaths from hookworm infection

A new study suggests that, in warmer ocean temperatures, fur seal pups receive less maternal care and lack an effective immune response against hookworm infections as a result. Rising ocean

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New model predicts which animal viruses may spread among humans

Researchers have developed a model that predicts which of the viruses that can jump from animals to people can also be transmitted from person to person—and are therefore possible sources of human diseases.

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Odum School, SREL mourn the loss of Rebecca Sharitz

Rebecca Sharitz, former professor of plant biology and senior research ecologist at the University of Georgia’s Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, died Oct. 20 at her home in Aiken, South Carolina.

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Focus on Faculty: Elizabeth King

Elizabeth King, an assistant professor with a joint appointment in the Odum School of Ecology and Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, helps students appreciate the connectedness and complexity

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Focus on Faculty: Andrew Park

Associate professor Andrew Park conducts research that aims to predict and limit the transmission of parasites and infectious diseases while also giving students the opportunity to work alongside him in

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Imagination Squared: A community conversation about resilience

Imagination Squared is a participatory project taking place at the University of Georgia and throughout the Athens community this fall.

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UGA Research Magazine Fall 2018

UGA Research Magazine Fall 2018 features several stories about Odum research

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Alligators and timing shed light on reproductive disorders

Researchers from the University of Georgia have discovered that timing of exposure is a key factor in how certain contaminants affect the reproductive system.

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Meet our faculty: Pejman Rohani

Pejman Rohani spends his time breaking complex ideas down to the basics, building mathematical models in order to track the transmission, evolution, and population dynamics of infectious diseases.

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