Yuri Springer

Current Position:

Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, placed with Alaska Division of Public Health, Anchorage, AK

Staff Scientist – Disease Ecology
National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON)

 

Contact Information

1685 38th St, Ste 100
Boulder, CO 80301

yspringer@neoninc.org

 

Education

BA University of California, Los Angeles (1997)
PhD University of California, Santa Cruz (2006)

Selected Publications

Springer, Y.P., Hays, C.G, Carr, M.H, and M.R. Mackey. 2010. Towards ecosystem- based management of marine macroalgae: the bull kelp, Nereocystis luetkeana. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, 48: 1N42

Springer, Y.P. 2009. Do extreme environments provide a refuge from pathogens? A phylogenetic test using serpentine flax. American Journal of Botany, 96(11): 2010N2021

Springer,Y.P., 2009. Edaphic quality and plant/pathogen interactions: effects of soil calcium on fungal infection of a serpentine flax. Ecology, 90(7): 1852N1862

Springer, Y.P., 2007. Clinal resistance structure and pathogen local adaptation in a serpentine flax/flax rust interaction. Evolution, 61(8): 1812N1822

Springer, Y.P., Hardcastle, B.H., and G.S. Gilbert. 2007. Soil calcium and plant disease in serpentine ecosystems: a test of the pathogen refuge hypothesis. Oecologia, 151(1): 10N21