Skip to Content
Mark Bertness

Mark Bertness

Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University

Mark_Bertness@Brown.edu

401-863-2280

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
USA

Titles

  • Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University

Biography

Dr. Bertness' research is focused on understanding the organization and dynamics of natural communities. He uses manipulative field experiments in marine shoreline communities to examine how patterns in natural communities are generated and maintained. He also has a long-standing interest in elucidating the role played by positive interactions in natural community organization and incorporating positive interactions into the mindset of community ecologists.

External Links