Sharon Kinsman – Plant Ecology
Professor Emerita of Biology
Biology 31 Frye Street
Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University
Professor Kinsman’s research interests are in tropical and temperate terrestrial plant population and community ecology including: conservation of neotropical forests, plant-insect interactions, plant reproductive ecology, interspecific pollen transfer and quality of pollination by insects and birds, history and language of the “interference by foreign pollen” paradigm, density dynamics in dune annuals, and New England forest stand history. Student projects include beach plants’ reproduction and recruitment, forest stand description and history, community diversity in land trust preserves, and control of invasive forest plants.
View Sharon’s CV as a .pdf file.