|Institution||Environment and Sustainability Institute (ESI),|
University of Exeter
|Postal address||Penryn Campus|
|Office phone||+44 1326 259470|
|Job / professional status||Researcher|
|Preferred COLOSS theme(s) ||Environment|
|Research interests||Bee behaviour|
| ||Disease dynamics|
| ||Colony dynamics|
| ||Effects of multiple stressors|
|Publications||V Grimm, MA Becher, PJ Kennedy, P Thorbek, J Osborne (in press). Ecological modelling for pesticide risk assessment of honeybees and other pollinators. In: Fischer D & Moriarty T. Pesticide risk assessment for pollinators: A SETAC Pellston workshop. SETAC Press (Pensacola, FL, USA).|
MA Becher, V Grimm, P Thorbek, J Horn, PJ Kennedy, JL Osborne (in press). BEEHAVE: a systems model of honeybee colony dynamics and foraging to explore multifactorial causes of colony failure. Journal of Applied Ecology.
MA Becher, JL Osborne, P Thorbek, PJ Kennedy, V Grimm (2013) Towards a systems approach for understanding honeybee decline: a stocktaking and synthesis of existing models. Journal of Applied Ecology 50 (4), 868-880.
J Gonzalez-Cabrera, TGE Davies, LM Field, PJ Kennedy, MS Williamson (2013). An amino acid substitution (L925V) associated with resistance to pyrethroids in Varroa destructor. PLOS ONE 8 (12), e82941.