Jackson R. Webster 

Professor of Ecology 

Ph.D., Univ. of Georgia, 1975

Office: 1016 Derring Hall

E-mail: jwebster@vt.edu

Phone: (540) 231-8941 

Address: 
Department of Biological Sciences 
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
     and State University 
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 

  • Major Fields of Interest: 

  • Stream Ecology, Ecosystem Ecology, Ecological Modeling
     
  • Current Research: 

  • 1. Organic matter dynamics in streams 
    2. Nitrogen and phosphorus in streams
    3. Stream ecosystem response to disturbance
    4. Stream - watershed interaction
     
  • Publications

Courses:

Field and Lab Ecology

Freshwater Ecology

Ecosystem Dynamics

Stream Ecology


Information for prospective graduate students (Note: Dr. Webster is no longer accepting new graduate students.)

 

Research Projects

Stream Organic Matter Workshop

Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory and LTER Project

LINX Project (Lotic Intersite Nitrogen eXperiment)

Leaf Exclusion Study 

Links:

Va Tech Ecosystem Research Group (Stream Team)

Virginia Tech Department of Biology

Flathead Lake Biological Station