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William Grant

Grant, William
William Grant
Professor
Office:
228 WFES
Email:
Phone:
979-845-5702
Resume/CV
Undergraduate Education
B.S., Michigan State University, Wildlife Ecology
Graduate Education
Ph.D., Colorado State University, Systems Ecology
Awards
Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching at the College Level, September 2016
Outstanding Contribution Award in the International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference, Towson, MD., May 2016.
Vice Chancellor's Award in Excellence - International Involvement, January 2009
Courses Taught
WFSC 403/613 Animal Ecology (1976-present)
WFSC 604 Ecological Modelling (1997-present)

Recent Publications

Associate Editor: Ecological Modelling

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=2vcicBAAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Wang, Hsiao-Hsuan, Pete D. Teel, William E. Grant, Fred Soltero, Jose Urdaz, Alejandro E. Perez Ramirez, Robert J. Miller and Adalberto A Perez de Leon. (2019) Simulation tools for assessment of tick suppression treatments of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus on non-lactating dairy cattle in Puerto Rico, Parasites & Vectors, https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-019-3443-6.

Twidwell, Dirac, Carissa L. Wonkka, Hsiao-Hsuan Wang, William E. Grant, Craig R. Allen, Samuel D. Fuhlendorf, Ahjond S. Garmestani et al. (2019) Coerced resilience in fire management, Journal of Environmental Management, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.02.073.

Wang, Hsia-Hsuan, William E. Grant, Norman C. Elliott, Michael J. Brewer, Tomasz E. Koralewski, John K. Westbrook, Tavvs M. Alves and Gregory A. Sword. (2019) Integrated modelling of the life cycle and aeroecology of wind-borne pests in temporally-variable spatially-heterogeneous environment, Ecological Modelling, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.02.014.

Koralewski, Tomasz E., John K. Westbrook, William E. Grant and Hsiao-Hsuan Wang. (2019) Coupling general physical environmental process models with specific question-driven ecological simulation models, Ecological Modelling, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2019.02.004.

Kocmoud, Amanda R., Hsiao-Hsuan Wang, William E. Grant and Benny J. Gallaway. (2019) Population dynamics of the endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle following the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico: Simulation of potential cause-effect relationships, Ecological Modelling, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2018.11.014.

About the Lab

The Ecological Systems Laboratory promotes formal exposure to systems analysis and simulation as an integral part of the training of professionals and academicians involved in ecological research or natural resource management. Systems analysis refers both to a general problem-solving philosophy and to a collection of quantitative techniques, including simulation, developed specifically to address problems related to the functioning of complex systems. Workshops on the use of systems analysis and simulation in ecology and natural resource management which are cosponsored by WFSC, the International Society for Ecological Modeling, and a host institution and are offered in either English or Spanish.