Joe Manthey

Postdoctoral Associate, New York University, Abu Dhabi
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Advisor: Robert Moyle
Research Interests: Speciation and Biodiversity
Hometown: Fond du Lac, WI

Education:

  • M.S. Integrative Genomics – Black Hills State University,
  • B.S. Natural Sciences – University of Wisconsin - Madison,

Publications:

  • Manthey JD, Klicka J, Spellman GM. 2015. Chromosomal patterns of diversity and differentiation in creepers: a next-gen phylogeographic investigation of Certhia americanaHeredity. doi:10.1038/hdy.2015.27
  • Manthey JD, Campbell LP, Saupe EE, Soberón J, Hensz CM, Myers CE, Owens HL, Ingenloff K, Peterson AT, Barve N, Lira-Noriega A, Barve V. 2015. A test of niche centrality as a determinant of population trends and conservation status in threatened and endangered North American birds. Endangered Species Research 26: 201-208. [link]
  • Manthey JD, Klicka J & Spellman GM. 2014. Effects of climate change on the evolution of Brown Creeper (Certhia americana) lineages. The Auk: Ornithological Advances 131: 559-570.
  • Lira-Noriega A & Manthey JD. 2014. Relationship of genetic diversity and niche centrality: a survey and analysis. Evolution 68: 1082-1093.
  • Manthey JD & Spellman GM. 2014. Increased differentiation and reduced gene flow in sex chromosomes relative to autosomes between lineages of the brown creeper (Certhia americana). Journal of Avian Biology 45: 149-156.
  • Manthey JD, Klicka J & Spellman GM. 2012. Is gene flow promoting the reversal of Pleistocene divergence in the Mountain Chickadee (Poecile gambeli)? PLoS One 7: e49218.
  • Siemens DH, Duvall-Jisha J, Jacobs J, Manthey J, Haugen R & Matzner S. 2012. Water deficiency induces stress-tolerance-chemical defense evolutionary tradeoff that may help explain local range limits in plants. Oikos 121: 790-800.
  • Manthey JD, Klicka J & Spellman GM. 2011. Isolation driven divergence: speciation in a widespread North American songbird (Aves: Certhiidae). Molecular Ecology 20: 4371-4384.
  • Manthey JD, Klicka J & Spellman GM. 2011. Cryptic diversity in a widespread North American songbird: phylogeography of the Brown Creeper (Certhia americana). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution58: 502-512.

 

Presentations:

  • Manthey JD & Spellman GM. August 2013. Joint Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union and Cooper Ornithological Society. A genomic perspective on the phylogeography of the Brown Creeper. Chicago, Illinois.
  • Kreun LM, Spellman GM, Manthey JD & Klicka J. August 2013. Joint Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union and Cooper Ornithological Society. Comparative genomics of Pleistocene divergence. Chicago, Illinois. (Poster)
  • Manthey JD, Edwards SV, Klicka J, & Spellman GM.  August 2012. North American Ornithological Conference – V.  Ecological selection or environmental drift in western North American phylo-species?  University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
  • Manthey JD.  May 2012. Climate Change in the Arctic Symposium.  Foci of genetic diversity in a changing Arctic.  University of Greenland, Nuuk, Greenland.  (Poster)
  • Manthey JD, & Spellman GM.  2011 Joint Meeting of the Society for the Study of Evolution, the Society of Systematic Biologists and the American Society of Naturalists.  The fast-Z effect: increased efficacy of fixation in Z-linked markers in Certhia americana.  Norman, OK.
  • Manthey JD & Spellman GM.  2010 Joint Meeting of the Society for the Study of Evolution, the Society of Systematic Biologists and the American Society of Naturalists. Asymmetric gene flow following secondary contact in the Mountain Chickadee (Poecile gambeli). Portland, OR.
  • Manthey JD, Klicka J & Spellman GM.  2010 Joint Meeting of the American Ornithologists’ Union, Cooper Ornithological Society and the Society of Canadian Ornithologists. Multi-Locus Phylogeography of the Brown Creeper (Certhia americana).  San Diego, CA.

Awards:

  • 2014. KU Biodiversity Institute – Leaman Harris Biodiversity Fund ($5000).
  • 2014. NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant ($16,733).
  • 2014. KU Biodiversity Institute – Panorama Small Grant Fund ($991).
  • 2014. KU Graduate Studies Summer Research Fellowship ($5000).
  • 2014. KU Doctoral Student Research Fund Award ($2000).
  • 2013. Best graduate student presentation, Kansas Ornithological Society Meeting.
  • 2013. American Ornithologists’ Union Conference Travel Award ($238).
  • 2012. American Ornithologists’ Union Student Research Award ($2199).
  • 2012. KU Biodiversity Institute – Panorama Small Grant Fund ($700).
  • 2012. American Museum of Natural History – Frank M. Chapman Memorial Fund ($1900).
  • 2012. North American Ornithological Conference Travel Award ($500).
  • 2011. NSF IGERT C-CHANGE Fellowship ($64,000). 
  • 2011. South Dakota Space Grant Consortium Fellowship ($1750).
  • 2010. South Dakota Ornithologists’ Union – Husmann Memorial Scholarship ($500).
  • 2010. South Dakota Ornithologists’ Union –Whitney Memorial Research Grant ($500).
  • 2010. Cooper Ornithological Society Graduate Student Membership 2-year Award.
  • 2009, 2010. Best graduate student research poster, Black Hills Research Symposium.
  • 2009. Master of Science in Integrative Genomics Research Fellowship ($28,000).

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