Swaddle Lab
Swaddle lab



Members of the lab

  • Dr. John Swaddle (how human modification of the environment affects the behavior, ecology, and evolution of wildlife)
  • Ananda Menon (MS student: effects of mercury on male fertility)
  • Carly Hawkins (MS student: influence of noise on social networks)
  • Tessa Diehl (Senior: Does mercury influence cognition of zebra finches?)
  • Nathalie Moore (Senior: how does fire influence habitat use of a small songbird in Northern Territory Australia)
  • Izzy Ritrovato (Junior: environmental exposure to ultrasounds)
  • Elizabeth Ransone (Junior: infuence of ultrasound on biological systems)
  • Sophia Palia (Junior: effects of noise on social dominance)
  • Tess Kendrick (Sophomore: effects of testosterone on female red-backed fairy-wrens)
  • Megan Massa (Sophomore: predation risk and coloration of red-backed fairy-wrens)
  • Megan Thompson (Sophomore: mercury avoidance by birds)
  • Luke Hagin (First-year: effects of noise on sleep in zebra finches)
  • John Muchnikoff (First-year: noise disruption of parent-offspring communication)
  • Christine Folks (First-year: effects of noise on perceived predation risk)

One of the lab's ex-students, Caitlin Kight, has an ecology and behavior blog going, which you can check out here





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Last updated March 30, 2017