Principal Investigator

Jeremy D. Ross, Ph.D. (Bowling Green State University 2011) email

Assistant Professor – Oklahoma Biological Survey

Adjunct Professor – Department of Biology

Affiliate Faculty – Environmental Studies

University of Oklahoma – Norman

Graduate Students


John Muller holds a Chestnut-collared Longspur

John A. Muller, M.S. (Texas State University – San Marcos 2015)

Meelyn Pandit

Meelyn Pandit, M.S. (Oklahoma State University 2017) co-advised with Dr. Eli Bridge

Nu Perera in the Wichita Mountains

Gamage Dilini Nuwanthika “Nu” Perera, M.S. (Wichita State University 2018)

Undergraduate Students

Honors Research

Chase Green (2017-2019)

Riley Miller (2019 – Honors Research Assistant Program)

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Amy Tan (2019)

Environmental Research Experiences for Students (ERES)

Cody Cox & Matthew Edge (2018) – Enhanced deposition of aerial plankton relative to anthropogenic structures projecting into the lower atmosphere.

First Year Research Experience (FYRE)

Josh Glass works to optimize the RBBT system

Josh Glass (2018) “Optimizing the Radio Blast Barcode Transmitter system”

Kaitlyn Tidwell (2017) “Training Computers to be Biologists: Defining Patterns at Large and Small Scales to Inform Computer-based Algorithms for Detecting Biological Patterns”

Ciera Stafford (2017) “Discordant Understanding of Severe Weather’s Impacts on Ecological and Human Systems”