Matthew Jones

Matthew Jones

PhD student

Office: Health Sciences 308

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B.S. Biology, University of New Mexico, 2011

M.S. Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, 2013


Forester BR, Jones MR, Joost S, Landguth EL, Lasky J. The effects of landscape heterogeneity on the spatial genetic signature of local adaptation. Molecular Ecology, in press.

Jones MR, Good JM. 2015. Targeted capture in evolutionary and ecological genomics. Molecular Ecology, in press.

Jones MR, Cheviron ZA, Carling MD. 2015. Spatially variable coevolution between a haemosporidian parasite and the MHC of a widely distributed passerine. Ecology and Evolution 5:1045-1060.

Jones MR, Witt CC. 2014. Migrate small, sound big: functional constraints on body size promote tracheal elongation in cranes. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27:1256-1264          

Jones MR, Cheviron ZA, Carling MD. 2014. Variation in positively selected major histocompatibility complex class I loci in Zonotrichia capensis. Immunogenetics 66:693-704.

Jones MR, Forester BR, Teufel AI, Adams RV, Anstett DN, Goodrich BA, Landguth EL, Joost S, Manel S. 2013. Integrating spatially explicit approaches to detect adaptive loci in a landscape genomics context. Evolution 67:3455-3468.

Jones MR, Cheviron ZA, Carling MD. 2013. Spatial patterns of avian malaria infection prevalence in Zonotrichia capensis on the western slope of the Peruvian Andes. Journal of Parasitology. 99:903-905.

Jones MR, Witt CC. 2012. Utility of vocal formant spacing for monitoring sandhill crane subspecies. Wildlife Society Bulletin 36:47-53.

Jones MR, Rodríguez-Flores C, Soberanes-Gonzáles C, Arizmendi MC. 2012. Brown Jay (Psilorhinus morio). In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.