Dr Thomas Reed
Dr Thomas Reed
Interests and background:
Tom Reed is a lecturer in zoology at the School of Biological, Earth, and Environmentals Sciences, UCC. He has broad interests in a range of topics, including local adaptation, phenotypic plasticity, phenology, senescence, parasite-mediated selection, feed backs between ecology and evolution, and the impact of human activities (in particular climate change and the release of captive-bred individuals) on the evolutionary dynamics and demography of wild populations, in particular salmonid fishes and birds. For more on Tom Reed see: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Thomas_Reed/
BEES Profile: Dr Tom Reed
2015 -now: Lecturer in Zoology, BEES, UCC
2013-2014: Beaufort Research Fellow, University College Cork, Ireland.
2011-2013: Post-doc, Netherlands Institute of Ecology, Wageningen.
2008-2010: Post-doc , University of Washington, Seattle.
2005-2007: PhD at the University of Edinburgh.
Reed, T. E., Prodöhl, P., Hynes, R., Cross, T., Ferguson, A., McGinnity, P. (2015). Quantifying heritable variation in fitness-related traits of wild, farmed and hybrid Atlantic salmon families in a wild river environment. Heredity 115:173-184.
Schindler, D. E., Armstrong, J. B., Reed, T. E. (2015). The portfolio concept in ecology and evolution. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 13(5):257-263.
Reed, T. E., Grøtan, V., Jenouvrier, S., Sæther, B. E., & Visser, M. E. (2013). Population growth in a wild bird is buffered against phenological mismatch. Science, 340(6131), 488-491.
Gienapp, P., Lof, M., Reed, T. E., McNamara, J., Verhulst, S., & Visser, M. E. (2013). Predicting demographically sustainable rates of adaptation: can great tit breeding time keep pace with climate change?. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 368(1610).
Reed, T. E., Schindler, D. E., Waples R. S. (2011). Interacting effect of phenotypic plasticity and evolution on population persistance in a changing climate. Conservation Biology 25(1):56-63.