Meineke, EK, Davis, CC, Davies, TJ. The unrealized potential of herbaria for global change biology. Ecological Monographs, 2018. doi: 10.1002/ecm.1307. pdf

Meineke, EK and Frank, SD. Water availability drives tree growth responses to herbivory and warming. Journal of Applied Ecology, 2018; 00: 1-13. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.13130.

Meineke, EK. Book Review: The Structure & Dynamics of Human Ecosystems: Toward a Model for Understanding and Action. Quarterly Review of Biology, 2018. 3 (2). link

Terando, AJ, Youngsteadt, E, Meineke, EK, and Prado, SG. Accurate near surface air temperatures are necessary to gauge large-scale ecological responses to global change. Response to Ashcroft (2017). Ecology and Evolution, 2018. doi: 10.1002/ece3.3972. pdf

Terando, AJ, Youngsteadt, E, Meineke, EK, and Prado, SG. Ad hoc instrumentation methods in ecological studies produce highly biased temperature measurements. Ecology and Evolution, 2017; doi: 10.1002/ece3.3499. pdf

Meineke, EK, Holmquist, AJ *, Wimp, GM, and Frank, SD. Changes in spider community composition are associated with urban temperature, not herbivore abundance. Journal of Urban Ecology, 2017; 3 (1). pdf

Meineke, EK, Youngsteadt, E, Dunn, RR, and Frank, SD. Urban warming reduces aboveground carbon storage. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 2016; 283 20161574; doi: 10.1098/rspb.2016.1574. pdf  Featured in Nature as a Research Highlight

Meineke, EK, Dunn, RR, and Frank, SD. Early pest development and loss of biological control are associated with urban warming. Biology Letters, 2014; 10 (11): 20140586. pdf

Meineke EK, Dunn RR, Sexton JO, and Frank SD. 2013. Urban warming drives insect pest abundance on street trees. PLoS ONE, 2013; 8 (3): e59687. pdf  Featured in PLoS Collection: Ecological Impacts of Climate Change and in top 10% most cited articles in PLoS ONE

*Undergraduate mentee

In Revision

Meineke, EK & Davies, TJ. Museum specimens provide novel insights into changing plant-herbivore interactions. In revision with minor changes. Invited. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. For Theme Issue: Museum specimens as resources for understanding biodiversity in the Anthropocene.

Meineke, EK, Classen, AT, Sanders, NJ, Davies, TJ. Herbarium specimens reveal increasing herbivory over the past century. In revision. Journal of Ecology.


Meineke, EK, Daru, BH, Davies, TJ, Davis, CC. Museum specimens for understanding biodiversity in the Anthropocene. In Prep. Invited, 2018. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B. For Theme Issue: Museum specimens as resources for understanding biodiversity in the Anthropocene.

Lucas, J, Madden, AA, Penick, CA, Epps, MJ, Marting, PR, Stevens, JL, Fergus, DJ, Dunn, RR, Meineke, EK. Azteca ants structure nest microbial communities.


Meineke, EK. Engaging society in natural history collections. In: Storage of natural history collections: A conservation approach. Ed: Mary Coughlin. In Press.


Youngsteadt, E, Meineke, EK, Dale, AG, and Frank, SD. 2016. Cambio climático en el bosque: Efectos del calentamiento urbano y global en los árboles y sus plagas. Sociedad Colombiana de Entomología, Manizales, Colombia.

Frank SD, Dale AG, Meineke EK, and Youngsteadt E. 2014. Urban and global warming increase scale insect fitness and abundance. Proceedings of the European Congress of Entomology, 2014.

Frank SD, Meineke EK, Dale AG, Youngsteadt E, and Dunn RR. 2013. Hot in the city: Effects of urban heat on the ecology and evolution of urban forest pests. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Biological Control of Arthropods, Pucon, Chile.


2019, Scheduled                                                                                                International Biogeography Society Conference, Spain

2018, Scheduled
Université de Sherbrooke, Canada                                                                            Drexel University, USA
Botanical Society of America Conference, USA
Ecological Society of America Conference, USA

Harvard University Plant Biology Symposium, USA                                          Concordia University, Canada  

2017                                                                                                                                        Harvard University Herbaria, Seminar Series, USA
Chicago Botanic Garden Annual Symposium, USA
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles, USA

Shaw University, USA
Ecological Society of America Conference, USA
International Congress of Entomology, USA
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Southeastern Branch of the Entomological Society, USA
Entomological Society of America (2 talks), USA
NSF Integrated Digitized Biological Collections Network Webinar
The Society for Preservation of Natural History Collections Conference, USA
19th Workshop on Pests of Ornamental Plants, USA

Triangle and landscape researchers’ seminar, USA
Entomological Society of America, USA

Entomological Society of America, USA