Profile of Dr. Marissa Baskett
Department of Environmental Science and Policy
University of California – Davis
One Sheilds Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-5270
Phone: (928) 523-2701
Current position: Assistant Professor for the Department of Environmental Science and Policy at University of California – Davis
Baskett’s research connects theoretical evolutionary ecology and conservation biology, using mathematical models and simulations to investigate how anthropogenic impacts cause rapid evolution and community change. While researching a wide range of topics from life history evolution to ecosystem resilience, she develops theory relevant to conservation management decisions.