Johnathan Peter Hruska

Master's student
Primary office:
Dyche Hall


Adviser: Rob Moyle
Research interests: Avian phylogenetics, biogeography, and evolution
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua

Education

  • B.Sc. Cornell University, 2013

Presentations

  • Hruska., S. Dzielski., & B. Van Doren. Resolving an avian enigma: natural history and ecology of the Sapayoa.  American Ornithologist Union Conference.  29 July 2015. Norman, Oklahoma. Poster Presentation.

Publications

  • Dzielski, S., Van Doren, B., Hruska, J.P., J.M. Hite. 2016. Reproductive biology of the Sapayoa (Sapayoa aenigma), the ‘Old World Suboscine’ of the New World. The Auk: Ornithological Advances. 133.3: 347-363. DOI: 10.1642/AUK-16-5.1
  • Pegan, T., Hruska, J., Hite J., 2013. A newly described call and mechanical noise produced by the Black-and-crimson Pitta (Pitta ussheri). Forktail. (29), pp.160-162

Presentations:

  • J.P. Hruska, S.M. Gladstone, The Conservation of Upland Forest Habitat for Overwintering Migratory Birds on “El Nisperal”, A Bird-Friendly Certified, USDA- Organic Coffee Farm. North American Orntihological Conference. 17 August 2016. Washington D.C. Lightning Symposia Oral Presentation.
  •  S. Dzielski, B.Van Doren, J.P. Hruska, J. M. Hite, Reproductive biology of the Sapayoa (Sapayoa aenigma), the ‘Old World’ Suboscine of the New World. North American Ornithological Conference. 21 August 2016. Washington, D.C. Oral Presentation.
  • J.P. Hruska., S. Dzielski., & B. Van Doren. Resolving an avian enigma: natural history and ecology of the Sapayoa. Kansas Ornithological Society. 3 October 2015. Emporia, Kansas. Oral Presentation.
  • J.P. Hruska., S. Dzielski., & B. Van Doren. Resolving an avian enigma: natural history and ecology of the Sapayoa. American Ornithologists’ Union Conference. 29 July 2015. Norman, Oklahoma. Poster Presentation.

Grants and Awards:

  • Tinker Award, Latin American Studies, University of Kansas. 2016 ($1,800) 
  • Panorama Grant, University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute. 2016. ($780)           
  • Cornell Lab of Ornithology IVY Expeditions Grant. 2014.  ($14,800)

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