Alex McKay

Senior Editor, Nature Ecology & Evolution
  • United States of America

About Alex McKay

Alexa has been an editor since 2016, first at Nature Communications and then at Nature Ecology & Evolution starting in 2020. She earned a PhD from the Odum School of Ecology at the University of Georgia, investigating the consequences of migration for parasite resistance in monarch butterflies. Alexa previously worked at the University of Puget Sound, the US Geological Survey, and Washington University in St. Louis on projects related to animal behaviour, wildlife conservation, landscape ecology, and disease ecology.


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Comment on Conferences 2018
Oct 03, 2017

Society for Freshwater Science (SFS), Detroit, MI, USA,  20-24 May 2018

Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases (EEID) is a good one, but location and date TBD, usually announced early spring.

Comment on Conferences 2017
Nov 17, 2016
Small but excellent conference: Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases - Santa Barbara, CA - June 24-28 [website forthcoming]