News

2021

  • Successfully defended my PhD! PhDone!
KD PhD defense
  • PhD defense on the calendar!
PhD defense announcement

2020

OEB JEDI Fellow
  • I have been selected as the Organismic & Evolutionary Biology (OEB) program's inaugural Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) Fellow for 2020-21.
  • I have been selected to represent UMass at the Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering (CASE) workshop in Washington D.C. (Mar 29 to Apr 1).

Kadambari Devarajan, Toni Lyn Morelli, & Simone Tenan (2020), "Multi-species Occupancy Models - Review, Roadmap, and Recommendations", Ecography. (News: The Wildlife Society, USGS; Press Release: UMass News Office; Science News Aggregators: Science Daily, EurekAlert, Bioengineer.org, Phys.org)

2019

ViXeN

2018

2017

  • The paper on ViXeN (software for managing multimedia data) has been published in Methods in Ecology and Evolution. (Blog post in the MEE blog)
  • Field stories and folktales from Kutch titled A Salt County Almanac was published in the September 2017 edition of Saevus magazine.
  • My essay, Stories in the Sand (Pg 6 of the souvenir booklet), featuring field stories from Kutch, was one of the winners of UNESCO C2C's Nature Writers Competition 2017. The prize included an opportunity to be a part, all expenses paid, of the two-venue event "Celebrating Natural Heritage: In Literature, Arts, and Culture" held at the Wildlife Institute of India in Dehradun and the spectacularly beautiful Great Himalayan National Park.

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