Jennifer Harrison Fewell

President's Professor

  • 2729 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
1987 …2019

Personal profile

Education / Academic qualification

BA, Cornell University

… → 1979

MA, University of Colorado-Boulder

… → 1985

PHD, University of Colorado-Boulder

… → 1988

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Research Output 1987 2017

  • 2729 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
  • 66 Article
  • 1 Chapter
1 Citations
allometry
ant colonies
Ants
Causality
Drive

Distribution and origin of intraspecific social variation in the California harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Overson, R., Fewell, J. & Gadau, J. Jul 25 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Insectes Sociaux. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
queen insects
ant
distribution
polygyny

Gene expression and variation in social aggression by queens of the harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Helmkampf, M., Mikheyev, A. S., Kang, Y., Fewell, J. & Gadau, J. Aug 1 2016 In : Molecular Ecology. 25, 15, p. 3716-3730 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ants
Aggression
Gene Expression
Population
Pogonomyrmex californicus
3 Citations

Scaling of work and energy use in social insect colonies

Fewell, J. H. & Harrison, J. F. Mar 28 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

insect colonies
social insects
group size
energy
social insect
2 Citations

The foundress's dilemma: Group selection for cooperation among queens of the harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex californicus

Shaffer, Z., Sasaki, T., Haney, B., Janssen, M., Pratt, S. C. & Fewell, J. H. Jul 28 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 29828

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
queen insects
cooperatives
harvester ants
nests

Projects 1991 2019

polyethism
social insects
students
research projects
Biological Sciences
Students
Biomimetics
Engineers
Communication
insect colonies
social insects
college students
testing
Pogonomyrmex californicus