The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Kathy Gerst

Associate Research Scientist, USA-NPN
PhD 2011, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
B.S. 2001, Ecology, Behavior and Evolution,UCLA
Office Location: 
Bio Sciences East, 325
Mailing Address: 
1311 E. 4th St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
520-621-1740
Program: 
Arid Lands
Research: 
Kathy Gerst is an ecologist conducting research and development for phenology data products derived from the National Phenology Database. She is interested in understanding how species and communities respond to a variable and changing environment.
Research Topics: 
Arid Lands
Climate Adaptation and Sustainability
Phenology
Plant and Soil Ecology
Population and Community Ecology