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Andrew D. Kaul, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow – Restoration Ecology
Center for Conservation and Sustainable Development

office phone: +1 (314) 577-9434
email: akaul@mobot.org

Missouri Botanical Garden
4344 Shaw Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63110
USA

Education
Ph.D., Iowa State University, 2020
B.A., St. Olaf College, 2013
I am a restoration ecologist broadly interested in herbaceous plant communities, functional traits, and invasive species. For my post-doctoral work, I'm currently studying how trait-environment interactions, disturbance regimes, soil legacy, and species reintroductions affect restoration of Ozark woodland - glade complexes.
For Dr. Kaul's complete CV with list of publications, click here (Adobe Acrobat Reader required).
Kaul, A.D., and B.J. Wilsey. Exotic species drive patterns of plant species diversity in 93 restored tallgrass prairies. Ecological Applications. In Press. Kaul, A.D., and B.J. Wilsey. 2019. Monarch butterfly host plant (milkweed Asclepias spp.) abundance varies by habitat type across 98 prairies. Restoration Ecology 27:1274-1281. https://doi.org/10.1111/rec.12993. Page, M.L., Ison, J.L., Bewley, A., Holsinger, K., Kaul, A.D., Koch, K., Kolis, K., and Wagenius, S. 2019. Pollinator Effectiveness in a composite: a specialist bee pollinates more florets but does not move pollen farther than other visitors. American Journal of Botany 106:1487-1498. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajb2.1383. Wilsey, B.J., Martin, L.M., and A.D. Kaul. 2018. Phenology differences between native and novel exotic-dominated grasslands rival the effects of climate change. Journal of Applied Ecology 55:863–873. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.12971.