Professor Briske's scholarship and pedagogy focus on the ecological function, management strategies, and policy implications on global rangelands. His teaching program emphasizes preparation of the next generation of leaders to navigate the challenging environmental issues of our time. His scholarship seeks to create translational science to inform natural resource managers and policy makers.

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles91
  • Briske, D. D., Illius, A. W., & Anderies, J. M. (2017). Nonequilibrium Ecology and Resilience Theory. Rangeland Systems. (pp. 197-227). Springer International Publishing.
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  • Briske, D. D. (2017). Rangeland Systems: Foundation for a Conceptual Framework. Rangeland Systems. (pp. 1-21). Springer International Publishing.
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  • Bradshaw, A. D., Briske, D. D., & Derner, J. D. (1998). Clonal biology of caespitose grasses. Population Biology of Grasses. (pp. 106-135). Cambridge University Press.
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Conference Papers3
chaired theses and dissertations
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mailing address
TEXAS A&M AGRILIFE RESEARCH; Ecosystem Science & Management; 2126 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-2126