Understanding our environment

Kathy (Roccaforte) Denning

Doctoral student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Madison and Lila Self Graduate Fellow
Primary office:
16 Takeru Higuchi Hall


Program: Foster Research Group
Advisor: Bryan Foster, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Academic degrees
M.S., Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska, 2012
B.S., Biology, Creighton University, 2007 (minor: Environmental Science)

Research area of focus
Community assembly and plant-pollinator interactions

Dissertation topic
Assessing pollinator diversity, pollinator community assembly, and plant-pollinator interactions in remnant and reconstructed tallgrass prairies