Catherine Hulshof

Catherine M. Hulshof, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Curriculum vitae


  • Ph.D., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, 2013
  • B.A., Biology and Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, 2006

Research Interests

  • Plant community ecology
  • Tropical ecology
  • Biodiversity and climate change

Google Scholar profile


  • Research Associate, Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History


  • NSF CAREER: Predicting functional trait variation across spatial, temporal and biological scales
  • NSF Macrosystems Biology Early Career Award: Climate change and plants on unusual soils
  • VCU College of Humanities & Sciences Excellence in Scholarship Award rstudio::global Diversity Scholar