Sarah A. Bodbyl RoelsBodbyl_4
Carbon TIME Senior Research Scientist and GK-12 Project Manager
W.K. Kellogg Biological Station & Dept. of Teacher Education
Michigan State University


PH.D., honors. Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS. June 2012.

B.S., honors. Biology. Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI. May 2006.


Bodbyl Roels, S.A. 2014. Evolution matters for plant reproduction in a changing world. In: Why does Evolution Matter? The Importance of Understanding Evolution. Ed. Gabriel Trueba. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 205 pp. ISBN: 1443865184.

Alexander, H.M., Reed, A.W., Kettle, W.D., Slade, N.A., Bodbyl Roels, S.A., Collins, C.D., and Salisbury, V. 2012. Detection and Plant Monitoring Programs: Lessons from an Intensive Survey of Asclepias meadii with Five Observers. PLoS ONE 7, e52762.

Bodbyl-Roels, S.A., Peterson, A.T. and X. Xiao. 2011. Comparative analysis of remotely-sensed data products via ecological niche modeling of avian influenza case occurrences in Middle Eastern poultry. International Journal of Health Geographics 10:21 doi:10.1186/1476-072X-10-21.

Scoville, A.G., Barnett, L.L, Bodbyl-Roels, S.A., Kelly, J.K. and L.C. Hileman. 2011. Differential regulation of a MYB transcription factor is correlated with transgenerational epigenetic inheritance of trichome density in Mimulus guttatus. New Phytologist. 191: 251–263. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-8137.2011.03656.x

Bodbyl-Roels, S.A. and J.K. Kelly. 2011. Rapid evolution caused by pollinator loss in Mimulus guttatus. Evolution, 65: 2541–2552. doi: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2011.01326.x

Hung, L.M., Robbins, M.B., Rice, N.H., Garcia, E.A., Roels, S. M, and Bodbyl-Roels, S.A. 2011. Preliminary Survey of the Avifauna at Dong Nai Culture and Nature Reserves, Dong Nai Province, Vietnam. Forktail, 27: 114-117.

Peterson, Townsend A., Anderson, M.J., Bodbyl-Roels, S.A., Hosner, P., Nyári, Árpád, Oliveros, C., and M. Papeş. 2009. A prototype forecasting system for spread of bird-borne diseases in North America. Epidemics. 1 (4): 240-249. doi:10.1016/j.epidem.2009.11.003

 Eds. Bodbyl, S.A. and Roach, K. Laboratory Exercises. Johnson, Kelly. 2009. Pearson Custom Publishing, Pearson Education.

Full C.V. available upon request.

Please email me at bodbyl AT msu DOT edu.