Mabry lab members, fall 2013. First row: Dana Sanders, Maria Chavez, Gizelle Hurtado, Lindsey Howard. Back row: Kristen DaVanon, Liberty Hightower, Chris Wojan, Rebecca Kelley, Tina Wey, Karen Mabry.
Welcome to the Mabry lab at New Mexico State University! We explore questions at the intersection of behavior and ecology, focusing on animal movement and social behavior, with small mammals in the western US as our primary study species.
December 2016: Congratulations to Gizelle, whose first paper from her PhD is in press at Journal of Mammalogy!
July 2016: Kristen's MS paper published in Landscape Ecology!
June 2015: New papers on dispersal are published - density-dependent dispersal in brush mice (Wojan et al. Ecology) and a review of dispersal, animal personality, and social environment (Wey et al. Current Zoology).
May 2015: Congratulations graduates Kristen (MS) and Maria (BS)!
March 2015: Maria receives an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
March 2015: Congrats to Gizelle, who passed her comprehensive exam!
February 2015: Congratulations to Kristen on her successful MS defense!
November 2014: Whoa! Two papers accepted on the same day! Congrats to Chris, whose thesis work is accepted for publication in Ecology!
October 2014: Former MS student Katie Smith's thesis research is published.
May 2014: Congratulations to MS graduates Dana Sanders, Chris Wojan, and Liberty Hightower!