Prof. Dr. Tiffany Knight
- Causes and consequences of exotic plant invasions: understanding the mechanisms that explain why exotic species become invasive
- Role of human perturbations on plant-pollinator interactions and pollen limitation:causes and consequences of pollen limitation
- Restoration of degraded habitats: optimal restoration of invaded communities
- Forest Community Dynamics: drivers of forest compositional change in diverse ecosystems
Co-operations / Projects
Synthesis of global patterns of pollen limitation (sPlat)
CO-PIs: Tia-Lynn Ashman and Janette Steets
Phylogenetic novelty and plant invasions
University of Missouri in St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Dynamics of Metrosideros polymorpha forests in Hawaii
University of Hawaii, USA
Department of Botany
Botanical Society of America
Ecological Society of America
Crandall, R., and T.M. Knight (2015)
Positive frequency dependence undermines the success of
restoration using historical disturbance regimes. Ecology Letters 18: 883–891.
Burkle, L.A., Marlin, J.C., and T.M. Knight (2013)
Plant-Pollinator Interactions over 120 Years: Loss of Species, Co-Occurrence and Function. Science 339: 1611-1615.
Powell, K.I., J.M. Chase, and T.M. Knight (2013)
Invasive plants have scale-dependent effects on biodiversity by altering the species-area relationship. Science 339: 316-318.
Burns, J.H., E.A. Pardini, M.R. Schutzenhofer, Y.A. Chung, K.J. Seidler, and T.M. Knight (2013)
Greater sexual reproduction contributes to differences in demography of invasive plants and their noninvasive relatives. Ecology 94: 995-1004.