Elisabeth Ward

Doctoral candidate

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Room 107
Greeley Memorial Lab
370 Prospect Street
New Haven, CT


B.S. Human Biology (Brown University)
M.F.S. (Yale School of the Environment)



My research focuses on feedbacks between invasive plants, soil nutrient availability, and disturbance. The systems that I work in are strongly influenced by human use, such as urbanization and land management, and I am particularly interested in applications of my research for conservation and restoration.