Book chapters, journal articles and technical reports
Sullivan-Stack, J. and B. Menge. 2020. Testing ecological release as a compensating mechanism for mass mortality in a keystone predator. Marine Ecology Progress Series 637: 59-69.
Grorud-Colvert, K., V. Constant, J. Sullivan-Stack, K. Dziedzic, S.L. Hamilton, Z. Randell, H. Fulton-Bennett, Z.D. Meunier, S. Bachhuber, A.J. Rickborn, B. Spiecker, and J. Lubchenco. 2019. High-profile international commitments for ocean protection: Empty promises or meaningful progress? Marine Policy 105:52-66.
Sullivan, J.M., V. Constant and J. Lubchenco. Extinction threats to life in the ocean and opportunities for their amelioration. In press at Proceedings of the Joint Pontifical Academy of Sciences/Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences Workshop on Biological Extinctions, Vatican City, 2017.
Gravem, S.A., S.M. Bachhuber, H.K. Fulton-Bennett, Z.H. Randell, A.J. Rickborn, J.M. Sullivan, and B.A. Menge. 2017. Transformative science is not easily predicted. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 32(11):825-834.
Sullivan, J.M., E.B. Cerny-Chipman, A.A. Rosenberg and J. Lubchenco. “Strategies for bridging the science-policy interface for adaptive solutions in the Anthropocene.” Conservation for the Anthropocene Ocean: Interdisciplinary science in support of nature and people. P.S. Levin, M. Poe (Ed.s), London, UK: Elsevier/Academic Press. 3-22. Print.
Cerny-Chipman, E.B., J.M. Sullivan and B.A. Menge. 2017. Whelk predators exhibit limited population responses and community effects following disease driven declines of the keystone sea star Pisaster ochraceus. Marine Ecology Progress Series 570: 15-28.
Hughes, B., R. Beas-Luna, A. Barner, K. Brewitt, D. Brumbaugh, E. Cerny-Chipman, S. Close, K. Coblentz, K. de Nesnera, S. T. Drobnitch, J. Figurski, B.Focht, J. Freiwald, M. Friedman, K. Heady, W. Heady, K. Karr, A. Hettinger, A.Johnson, B. Mahoney, M. Moritsch, A-M. Osterback, J. Reimer, J. Robinson, T.Rohrer, J. Rose, M. Sabal, L. Segui, C. Shen, J. Sullivan, R. Zuercher, P.Raimondi, B. Menge, K. Grorud-Colvert, M. Novak, and M. Carr. 2017. Long-term ecological studies contribute disproportionately to advancing science and informing policy. BioScience 67 (3): 271-281. doi: 10.1093/biosci/biw185
Menge, B.A., E.B. Cerny-Chipman, A. Johnson, J. Sullivan, S. Gravem, and F. Chan . 2016. Sea Star Wasting Disease in the Keystone Predator Pisaster ochraceus in Oregon: Insights into Differential Population Impacts, Recovery, Predation Rate, and Temperature Effects from Long-Term Research. PLOS ONE 11(6): e0157302. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0157302
Ayres, M.P., J.M. Sullivan, T. Harrison, and M.J. Lombardero. 2009. Diagnosing the presence of Sirex noctilio from examination of dying and recently dead pine trees. Report for USDA APHIS.
* = presenting author Sullivan, J.M., B.A. Menge and F. Chan. The role of metabolic variability and food availability on sea star response to global change. Ecological Society of America meeting, Portland OR. 2017.
Lubchenco, J.*, J.M. Sullivan and V. Constant. Life in the Oceans, Present and Future. Workshop on Biological Extinction, jointly sponsored by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences. 2017.
Sullivan, J.M.* and B.A. Menge. Loss of the keystone predator Pisaster ochraceus from wasting disease: community impact and potential recovery. Invited seminar at University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NZ. 2016.
Sullivan, J.M.* and B.A. Menge. Effects of acidification, temperature and food availability on the Pisaster ochraceus recruit – mussel interaction. Western Society of Naturalists Meeting, Monterey CA. 2016.
Carr, M.H.* and J.M. Sullivan*. Long-term ecological studies contribute disproportionately to advancing science and informing policy. Western Society of Naturalists meeting, Sacramento, CA. 2015.
Sullivan, J.M.*, A. Johnson, E. Cerny-Chipman, and B. Menge. Zooming in on Sea Star Wasting Syndrome: Observations at small size classes and potential for recovery. Western Society of Naturalists Conference, Tacoma, WA. 2015.
Menge, B.A.*, E.B. Cerny-Chipman*, and J.M. Sullivan*. Departmental Seminar, Oregon State Integrative Biology, 10/13/2014. 2015
Sullivan, J.M., E. Cerny-Chipman, A. Johnson, and B. Menge. Opportunities for ecology, conservation and public engagement through sea star wasting syndrome. Ecological Society of America meeting, Baltimore, MD. 2015. Sullivan, J.M., E. Cerny-Chipman, A. Johnson, and B. Menge. Opportunities for ecology, conservation and public engagement through sea star wasting syndrome. Western Society of Naturalists meeting, Sacramento, CA. 2015. Sullivan, J.M., A. Johnson, E. Cerny-Chipman, S. Bachhuber, and B. Menge. Zooming in on Sea Star Wasting Syndrome: Observations at small size classes and potential for recovery. Poster at Oregon Sea Grant State of the Coast Conference, 10/25/2014, Florence, OR. 2014.
Sullivan, J.M., J.R. Garnas, and M.P. Ayres. Spatial Patterns and Reproductive Success of an Invasive Wooodwasp in New York State. Poster at the Western Society of Naturalists meeting, Oxnard, CA. 2013. Sullivan, J.M., A. Podlasek, and B. Neill. Engaging Students and Communities in HAB Research and Mitigation through Science Fair Projects. Poster at the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Conference, New Orleans LA. 2013.
Sullivan, J.M. and M.P. Ayres. Spatial Patterns and Reproductive Success of an Invasive Wooodwasp in New York State. Karen E. Wetterhahn Science Symposium, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH. Nominated for membership to Sigma Xi. 2009.
Science communication outreach presentations, workshops and trainings
2017 OMSI Science Communication Fellow 2017 Sea stars, wasting disease, community impacts and citizen science. Sharing our Coast Conference, Waldport, OR. 2017 Update on current research on sea star wasting disease to Oregon Shell Club 2016 Update on sea star wasting and check acceptance ceremony, Rogue Ales and Spirits 2015 “State of the Sea Stars” Invited presentation and workshop, with E.B. Cerny-Chipman. Sharing our Coast Conference, Hatfield Marine Science Center 2015 Update on sea star wasting disease to Siuslaw watershed council 2015 Update on current research on sea star wasting disease to Oregon Shell Club 2014 “Citizen Science Research Opportunities”, Invited Presentation and interactive session, Oregon Sea Grant State of the Coast Conference 2014 “Making the Most of Office Hours”, Invited Presentation at OSU Center for Teaching and Learning Fall Symposium 2014 CoastWatch/Oregon Shores Citizen Science training at Cape Perpetua Visitor Center