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Dr. Caroline Lehmann

Lecturer in Biogeography

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Willingness to take Ph.D. students: Yes

Area of Expertise

Research expertiseBiogeography, tropical vegetation, fire-plant coevolution

Current Research Interests

Caroline works on improving our understanding of the ecology and evolution of tropical ecosystems, specifically savannas. She does this via linking remotely sensed data, experimental data, meta-analyses and field observations. Caroline currently works on projects aimed at improving our understanding of savanna vegetation dynamics and extent related to climate and fire, the evolution and assembly of C4 grasslands, improving the definition of tropical biomes, and, plant-fire coevolution. 

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