Amanda D. Rodewald

Garvin Professor of Ornithology; Director of Conservation Science, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Natural Resources, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Contact Information

159 Sapsucker Woods Road
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Ithaca, NY 14850
p: (607) 254-2176

Amanda D. Rodewald

Garvin Professor of Ornithology; Director of Conservation Science, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Natural Resources, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Expertise
Conservation biology; population and community ecology; ecological restoration; wildlife management  

Current Research Interest
Population and community responses to global changes in land use, climate, invasive species, and disturbance regimes; socioecological dynamics and biodiversity conservation in temperate and tropical working landscapes; modified selective environments in urbanizing landscapes; forest conservation and restoration 

Distinction
American Ornithologists Union Fellow
Partners in Flight Investigation Award

Selected Publications
Rodewald, Amanda D., Rudolf P. Rohr, Miguel A. Fortuna, and Jordi Bascompte. “Community-Level Demographic Consequences of Anthropogenic Disturbance:  An Ecological Network Approach.” Journal of Animal Ecology 83, no. 6 (2014).

Rodewald, Amanda. D., Daniel. P. Shustack, and Todd. M. Jones. “Dynamic Selective Environments and Evolutionary Traps in Human-Dominated Landscapes.”  Ecology 92 (2011): 1781-1788.

Cornell Research Website Article
Birds, Coffee, and Natural Ecosystems