Sheena Parsons

Sheena Parsons
  • Station Manager, KU Field Station

Contact Info

350 Wild Horse Road


Sheena previously worked at Konza Prairie Biological Station near Manhattan, and she has taken part in prescribed prairie burning since 2006. She holds a Wildland Firefighter (Type II) certification. She is the contact for KU Field Station research use, including use of the greenhouse and the experimental pond facility, and she is the Field Station's prescribed fire planner and manager


B.S. in Entomology, Texas A&M University, 2006
M.S. in Biology, Kansas State University, 2011


Research interests:

  • Insect ecology and physiology
  • Population and community ecology
  • Species diversity