Patrick Heffernan, B.A.
Ph.D Student

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Contact Information


Email: pheffer3@nd.edu

Education

B.A. Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Philosophy; University of Colorado Boulder, 2021

 

Research

 My research interests lie within changing environments and vector-borne disease. I am broadly interested in how environmental and anthropogenic factors interact with vector hosts to facilitate human diseases.

Publication

Oldfather, M. F., Van Den Elzen, C. L., Heffernan, P. M., and Emery, N. C.. 2021. Dispersal evolution in temporally variable environments: implications for plant range dynamics. American Journal of Botany 108 (9): 1584-1594. 

https://doi.org/10.1002/ajb2.1739