Richard Karban

Professor of Entomology


Population Biology

Offices and Labs

0380A Briggs Hall


1982 PhD Ecology University of Pennsylvania

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Population Biology

Specialties / Focus

Population Biology
  • Population Interactions
  • Community Ecology
  • Evolutionary Ecology/Life History Strategies


Community Ecology
Terrestrial Field Ecology
Plant-Herbivore Interactions


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  • Karban R, IT Baldwin, KJ Baxter, G Laue, and GW Felton. 2000. Communication between plants: induced resistance in wild tobacco plants following clipping of neighboring sagebrush. Oecologia. :
  • Karban R, AA Agrawal, JS Thaler, and LS Adler. 1999. Induced plant responses and information content about risk of herbivory. Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 14:443-447
  • Karban R and IT Baldwin. 1997. Induced Responses to Herbivory. . University of Chicago Press: