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Dr Erin Gorsich

Job Title
Assistant Professor
Department
Life Sciences
Phone
024 765 23797
Research Interests

I am a quantitative disease ecologist with broad interests in disease dynamics, wildlife health, and conservation. My work combines host ecology or community ecology to understand infection dynamics. My main research interests include:

  • Disease dynamic consequences of co-infecting pathogens
  • Emerging infectious disease
  • Land use change and vector borne disease
  • Network and spatial models of diseases transmission
  • Wildlife health and population dynamics
Biography

PhD, Oregon State University, Environmental Science, 2013.
BS, Denison University, 2008.

Title Funder Award start Award end
Mapping and Modeling the spread of wild bird AI risks posed to poultry at the national scale - yr 2 US Department of Agriculture 24 Sep 2018 22 Sep 2020
Mapping and modeling the spread of wild bird AI risks posed to poultry at the national scale. USDA transfer for Erin Gorsich US Department of Agriculture 01 Aug 2018 14 Sep 2018