ecologist and photograper


List of publications.


Selected Research Publications

(Google Scholar Profile)

Saros, J. et al (with Kerby, J.) (2019) Arctic climate shifts drive rapid ecosystem responses across the West Greenland landscape. Environmental Research Letters.

Cunliffe, A. et al. (with Kerby, J.) (2019) Rapid retreat of permafrost coastline observed with aerial drone photogrammetry. The Cryosphere, 13 (5), 1513-1528

Post, E. et al. (with Kerby, J.) (2019). Unusual late July observation of a fledgling Lapland longspur in low Arctic Greenland following the cool spring of 2018. Arctic Science, 1-6.

Assmann, J., Kerby, J., Cunliffe, A., Myers-Smith, I. (2018) Vegetation monitoring using multispectral sensors-best practices and lessons learned from high latitudes. Journal of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles 7(1),54-75.

Bonnin, N., Van Andel, S., Kerby, J., Piel, A., Pintea, L., Wich, S (2018) Assessment of Chimpanzee Nest Detectability in Drone-Acquired Images. Drones 2 (2), 17

Galbraith, D., et al. (with Kerby, J.) (2018) Investigating the viral ecology of global bee communities with high-throughput metagenomics. Scientific Reports 8(1), 8879.

Nguyen, N., et al. (with Kerby, J.) (2017) Comparative primate obstetrics: Observations of 15 diurnal births in wild gelada monkeys (Theropithecus gelada) and their implications for understanding human and non-human primate birth evolution.  American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 1-16.

Post, E., Kerby, J., Pedersen, C., Steltzer, H (2016) Highly individualistic rates of plant phenological response associated arctic sea ice dynamics. Biology Letters, 12.

Venkataraman, V. Kerby, J., Fashing, P., Nguyen, N., Ashenafi, Z. (2015) Solitary wolves increase predation success upon rodents when among grazing monkey herds. Journal of Mammalogy, 96(1), 129-137.

Nguyen, N., et al. (with Kerby, J.) (2015) Fitness impacts of tapeworm parasitism on wild gelada monkeys at Guassa, Ethiopia.  American Journal of Primatology.

Fashing, P., Nguyen, N., Venkataraman, V., Kerby, J. (2014) Gelada feeding ecology in an intact ecosystem at Guassa, Ethiopia: variability over time and implications for theropith and hominin dietary evolution.  American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 155(1), 1-16.

Kerby, J. & Post, E. (2013) Advancing plant phenology and reduced herbivore production in a terrestrial system associated with sea ice decline. Nature Communications, 4, 2514.

Post, E., Bhatt, U., Bitz, C., Brodie, J., Fulton, T., Hebblewhite, M., Kerby, J, Kutz, S., Stirling, I., Walker, D. (2013) Ecological consequences of sea-ice decline. Science, 341, 519-524. 

Kerby, J. & Post, E. (2013) Capital and income breeding traits differentiate trophic match-mismatch dynamics in large herbivores.  Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B., 386,1624.   

Kerby, J.  & Post, E. (2013). Reproductive phenology of large mammals.  In: Phenology: An Integrative Environmental Science.  Kluwer Academic Publishers, ed: Schwartz, M. D.

Kerby, J., Wilmers, C., Post, E.  (2012) Climate change, phenology, and the nature of consumer-resource interactions: Advancing the Match/Mismatch Hypothesis. Trait Mediated Indirect Interactions, Cambridge University Press, eds: Ohgushi, T., Schmitz, O., Holt. R.

Olson, K., Mueller, T., Kerby, J., Bolortsetseg, S., Leimgruber, P., Nicolson, C., Fuller, T.  (2011) Death by a thousand huts: Effects of household presence on density and distribution of Mongolian Gazelles.  Conservation Letters, 4, 304-312.

Fashing, P., Nguyen, N., Barry, T., Goodale, C., Burke, R., Jones, S., Kerby, J., Lee, L., Nurmi, N., Venkataraman, V. (2010) Death among geladas (Theropithecus gelada): A broader perspective on mummified infants and primate thanatology.  American Journal of Primatology, 73, 405-409.