Anurag A. Agrawal
Community and evolutionary ecology of plant-animal interactions; interspecific interactions; genotypic and environmental influences on insect communities; phenotypic plasticity; induced plant defense against herbivores; ecological genetics; phylogenetic and tropical ecology
Current Research Interest
Antagonistic interactions between plants and insect herbivores; evolutionary ecology of plant defense; biological diversity of plants and herbivores.
American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow
National Science Foundation Early CAREER Award
Ecological Society of America, R.H. MacArthur Award
Agrawal, Anurag A., Amy P. Hastings, Gideon S. Bradburd, Ellen C. Woods, Tobias Züst, Jeffrey A. Harvey, and Tibor Bukovinszky. "Evolution of Plant Growth and Defense in a Continental Introduction." The American Naturalist 186, no. 1 (2015): E1-E15.
Weber, Marjorie G. and Anurag A. Agrawal. “Defense Mutualisms Enhance Plant Diversification. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (2014): 16442-16447.
Cornell Research Website Article
Chemical Ecology—A Cornell Pioneered Field