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Mark McKone

Mark McKone

  • Towsley Professor of Biology, Research Supervisor of Cowling Arboretum, Biology, Arb Studies

Education & Professional History

Cornell College, BSS; University of Minnesota, MS, PhD.

At Carleton since 1987.

Highlights & Recent Activity

Co-author on two presentations at the annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America in Portland, Oregon, August 2017:

Experimental community assembly with and without dominant grasses in tallgrass prairie: impact on higher trophic levels. Mark J. McKone (presenter) and Daniel L. Hernández

Experimental community assembly with and without dominant grasses in tallgrass prairie: biotic and abiotic effects on litter decomposition. Daniel L. Hernández (presenter) and Mark J. McKone

Organizations & Scholarly Affiliations

  • Ecological Society of America (since 1978)
  • Society for the Study of Evolution (since 1979)
  • Botanical Society of America (since 1984)
  • American Society of Naturalists (since 1988)

Courses Taught This Year

  • BIOL 399: Critical Reading and Analysis of Primary Literature (Winter 2019)
  • BIOL 125: Genes, Evolution, and Development and Lab (Winter 2019)
  • BIOL 358: Seminar: Evolution of Sex and Sexes (Winter 2019)
  • BIOL 352: Population Ecology (Spring 2019)
  • BIOL 353: Population Ecology Laboratory (Spring 2019)
  • BIOL 350: Evolution (Fall 2019)

As Listed on Department Faculty Pages

Profile updated August 16, 2017

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