Camille Delavaux

Doctoral candidate
Self Fellow
Primary office:
Higuchi Hall


Summary

Advisor: Jim Bever
Research interests: Anthropogenic impacts on plant-microbe interactions, mycorrhizal ecology
Hometown: Pittstown, NJ

 

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Environmental Science, Lehigh University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Spanish Language and Literature, Lehigh University
  • Master’s of Environmental Science, Yale University



Publications:

  • Delavaux, C.S. Weigelt, P., Dawson, W., Essl, F., Kreft, H., Pregl, J., Pyšek, P., van Kleunen, M., König, C., Stein, A., Duchicela, J., Winter, M., Schultz, P.A., Bever, J.D. 2019. Mycorrhizal fungi influence global plant geography, Nature Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-019-0823-4
  • Eck, J.L., Stump, S.M., Delavaux, C.S., Mangan, S.A., Comita, L.S. 2019. Evidence of within-species specialization by soil microbes in a natural tropical tree population, PNAS. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1810767116
  • Delavaux, C.S., Smith, L.M., Keubbing, S.E. 2017. Beyond nutrients: A meta-analysis of the diverse effects of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on plants and soils. Ecology DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1892                                                                                            
  • Delavaux, C.S., Camenzind, T., Homeier, J., Jiménez-Paz, R., Queenborough, S.A., Ashton, M.S. 2016. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi and Plant Diversity in Southern Ecuador. Mycorrhiza DOI:10.1007/s00572-016-0749-5 In Review:                                                                                                                      



Presentations: 

  • Delavaux, C.S. Weigelt, P., Dawson, W., Essl, F., Kreft, H., Pregl, J., Pyšek, P., van Kleunen, M., König, C., Stein, A., Duchicela, J., Winter, M., Schultz, P.A., Bever, J.D. 2019. Mycorrhizal fungi influence global plant geography. 10th International Conference on Mycorrhiza, Merida, Mexico, July 2019. Invited oral presentation.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Weigelt, P., Dawson, W., Essl, F., Kreft, H., Pregl, J., Pyšek, P., van Kleunen, M., König, C., Stein, A., Duchicela, J., Winter, M., Schultz, P.A., Bever, J.D. 2019. Mycorrhizal fungi influence global plant geography. Fulbright Enrichment Seminar, Lima Peru, April 2019. Contributed oral presentation.
  • Delavaux, C.S.  Weigelt, P., Dawson, W., Essl, F., Kreft, H., Pregl, J., Pyšek, P., van Kleunen, M., König, C., Stein, A., Duchicela, J., Winter, M., Schultz, P.A., Bever, J.D. 2019. Mycorrhizal fungi influence global plant geography. Ecological Society of America, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, August 2018. Contributed oral presentation.  
  • Delavaux, C.S., Smith, L.M., Keubbing, S.E., Beyond nutrients: A meta-analysis of the diverse effects of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on plants and soils. 9th International Conference on Mycorrhizas, Prague, July 2017. Contributed oral presentation.
  • Delavaux, C.S., Homeier, J., Jiménez-Paz, R., Ashton, M.S. Queenborough, S.A., Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, August 2016. Contributed poster presentation.                                 
  • Eck J.L., Delavaux, C.D., Mangan, S.A., Comita, L.S., Soil microbial community impacts on tropical tree seedling growth and colonization by mutualistic fungi promote seedling diversity within a tropical tree population. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, August 2016. Contributed oral presentation.
  • Delavaux, C.S., Homeier, J., Jiménez-Paz, R., Ashton, M.S. Queenborough, S.A., Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. Yale Research Colloquium, New Haven, CT, USA, April 2016. Contributed oral presentation.
  • Delavaux, C.S., Homeier, J., Jiménez-Paz, R., Ashton, M.S. Queenborough, S.A., Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. Tropical Resources Institute Symposium New Haven, CT, USA, February 2016. Contributed oral presentation.
  • Delavaux, C.S., Ashton, M.S., Queenborough, S.A., Homeier, J., Camenzind, T.. Jiménez-Paz, R., 8th International Conference on Mycorrhiza, Flagstaff, AZ, USA, August 2015, Contributed poster presentation.

 

Attendance at regional, national, and international workshops, symposia and meetings:

  • Delavaux, C.S. 10th International Conference on Mycorrhiza, Merida, Mexico, July 2019.
  • Delavaux, C.S.  Fulbright Enrichment Seminar, Lima Peru, April 2019.
  • Delavaux, C.S.  Ecological Society of America, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, August 2018
  • Delavaux, C.S. 9th International Conference on Mycorrhizas, Prague, July 2017.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Green Careers, Women Leaders Conference, New Haven, CT, USA. April 2016.
  • Delavaux, C.S. 10th Annual Plant Biology Intitiative Symposium, Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA. May 2015.
  • Delavaux, C.S. International Society of Tropical Foresters’ Conference, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA. January 2015.

 

Major grants and proposals:

  • Delavaux, C.S. Fulbright U.S. Student Research Program Award ~$13,000 2019. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. National geographic Young Explorer’s Grant. Microbially-Mediated Plant Invasion in the Galapagos. $5,000. 2017. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. EEB Botany Endowment Funds. Microbially-Mediated Plant Invasion in the Galapagos. $5,000. 2017. Funded.
  • Delavaux,C.S. Doctoral Student Research Fund. $1,500. 2017. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. KU Office of International Programs Study Abroad Scholarship. Organization for Tropical Studies Field Course. $5,000. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Tinker Foundation Field Research Grant. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. $1,000. 12 mo. 05/01/15-05/01/16. Funded.

 

Minor grants and proposals:

  • Delavaux, C.S. KU Field Station Student Award $500. 2019. Funded
  • Delavaux, C.S. EEB Travel Award $350. 2019. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. EEB Travel Award $350. 2018. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Graduate Scholarly Presentation Fund. $500. 2018. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. KU Women 4 KU Women Fund. Organization for Tropical Studies Field Course. $500. 2017. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Yale Master’s Student Travel Funds. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. $900. 2016. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Yale Master’s Student Travel Funds. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. $750. 2015. Funded.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Carpenter/Sperry Fund. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. $1,875. 2015. Funded.      
  • Delavaux, C.S. Yale F&ES Summer Internship and Research Fund. Nutrient Enrichment Effects on Mycorrhizal Fungi in an Andean Tropical Montane Forest. $700. 2015. Funded.

 

Fellowships, awards and honors:

  • Delavaux, C.S. Fulbright U.S. Student Research Program Award ~$13,000 2019.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Madison and Lila Self Fellowship. $175,000. 4 yr. 2017-2021.
  • Delavaux, C.S. ESA Soil Ecology Section Student Travel Award. $250. 2016.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Anne Armstrong-Colaccino Scholarship. $30,000. 2 yr. 2014-2016.
  • Delavaux, C.S. Yale F&ES Tropical Resources Institute Endowment Fellowship. $6,000. 12 mo. 05/01/15-05/01/16.

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