The Ezenwa Lab at the University of Georgia

People

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

VANESSA EZENWA

Vanessa
vezenwa@uga.edu
Professor, Odum School of Ecology & Dept. of Infectious Diseases
B.A. Rice University
Ph.D. Princeton University
Research interests: disease ecology, behavioral ecology, ecological immunology

GRADUATE STUDENTS

SARA HEISEL

Sara Heisel
saraelizabethheisel@gmail.com
B.S. University of Missouri-Columbia
M.S. Washington University in St. Louis
Research interests: human-wildlife conflict/interaction, behavioral plasticity, non-invasive wildlife monitoring, conservation.

 

ROBERT RICHARDS

Robbie Richards
robert.richards@uga.edu
B.A. University of Virginia
Research interests: community ecology of infectious disease, heterogeneities in disease transmission, species distribution modeling.

 

KATE SABEY

Kate_Sabey
kate.sabey@uga.edu
B.S. Juniata College
Research Interests: animal behavior, disease ecology, host-microbiota interactions, co-infection dynamics, wildlife health.

 

DAVID VASQUEZ JR.

David Vasquez Jr
dvasquez@uga.edu
B.S. Virginia Tech
Research interests: disease ecology,social network theory, animal behavior, co-infection dynamics, ecoimmunology, and ecophysiology.

 

ALLISON WILLIAMS

Allison Willams
allison.williams115@gmail.com
A.B. Princeton University
Research interests: disease ecology, animal behavior, eco-immunology, host-microbe interactions in health and disease.

INTERN

SAM HILLMAN
sam hillman
hillmansg@cardiff.ac.uk
BSc. Cardiff University, UK (In Progress)
Placement Year 2017-2018
Research interests: disease ecology, animal behavior, population ecology