Stamps, JA; Biro, B; Mitchell, D.; and Saltz, JB. 2018. Bayesian updating during development predicts genotypic differences in plasticity. Evolution, 72(10): 2167-2180

Keiser, CN; Rudolf, VHW; Sartain, E*; Every, E*; and Saltz, JB. 2018. Social context alters host behavior and infection risk. Behavioral Ecology 29(4): 869–875.

Press: Rice University press release, futurity, and ScienceDaily.

Saltz, JB; Hughes, K; Keagy, J; Gomulkeiwicz, R; Bell, AM; and Flint, J. 2018. Why do estimates of GxE vary? Ecology and Evolution 2018;00:1–12.

Bell, AM; Saltz, JB. 2017. Comment on Baumert et al.: Integrating Personality Structure, Personality Process, and Personality Development. European Journal of Personality 31(5): 532-533.

Press: Interview with me about the paper featured on the Heredity podcast; Rice’s press release picked up by futurity and

Saltz, JB; Hessel, F*; and Kelly, MW. 2017. Trait correlations in the genomics era. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 32(4): 279-290.

Saltz, JB; Lymer, S; Gabrielian, JG; and Nuzhdin SV. 2017. Genetic correlations among developmental and contextual behavioral plasticity in Drosophila melanogaster. The American Naturalist 190(1): 61-72.

Keiser, CN; Vodjvodic, S; Butler, I; Sartain, E; Rudolf, VHW; and Saltz, JB. 2017. Queen presence alters the relationship between collective behavior and disease susceptibility in ant colonies.Journal of Animal Ecology 87(2): 379–387.

Saltz, JB; Geiger, AP; Anderson, R*; Johnson, BJ*; and Marren, RI*. 2016 What, if anything, is a social niche? Evolutionary Ecology 30(2): 349-364.

Foley, BR; Saltz, JB; Nuzhdin, SV; and Marjoram, P. 2015. A Bayesian approach to social structure uncovers cryptic regulation of group dynamics in Drosophila melanogaster. The American Naturalist 185(6):797-808.

Saltz, JB; and Nuzhdin, SV. 2014. Genetic variation in niche construction: implications for development and evolutionary genetics. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 29(1): 8-14

Saltz, JB and Nuzhdin, SV. 2014. Genetic variation in niche construction and its implications: Response to Shuker. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 29(6): 304-305.

Ardekani, R; Biyani, A; Dalton, J; Saltz, JB; Arbeitman, MA; Tower, J; Nuzhdin S; and Tavaré, S. 2013. Three dimensional tracking and behavior monitoring of multiple fruit flies. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 10: 20120547

Stamps, JA; Saltz, JB; and Krishnan, VV. 2013. Genotypic differences in behavioural entropy: unpredictable genotypes are composed of unpredictable individuals. Animal Behaviour 86(3): 641-649.

Saltz, JB; Alicuben, ET*; Grubman, J*; Harkenrider, M*; Megowan, N*; and Nuzhdin, SV. 2012. Non-additive indirect effects of group genetic diversity on larval viability in D. melanogaster imply key role of maternal decision-making. Molecular Ecology 21(9): 2270-2281.

Conrad, L; Weinersmith, KL; Brodin, T; Saltz, JB; and Sih, A. 2011. Behavioural syndromes in fishes: a review with implications for ecology and fisheries management.  Journal of Fish Biology 78(2):395-435.

Miller, PM; Saltz, JB; Cochrane, VA; Marcinkowski, CM; Mobin, R; and Turner, TL. 2011. Natural variation in decision-making behavior in Drosophila melanogaster. PLoS One6(1):e16436.

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Review in Science Daily; This paper won The American Naturalists’ Best Student Paper award in 2012

Pending Manuscripts

Geiger, A; and Saltz, JB. Strong and weak cross-sex correlations govern the quantitative-genetic architecture of social group choice in D. melanogaster. Under reviewEvolution

Fisher, David; Kilgour, R; Siracusa, Erin; Foote, Jennifer; Hobson, Elizabeth; Montiglio, Pierre-Olivier; Pruitt, Jonathan; Saltz, Julia; Wey, Tina; Wice, Eric. Environmental influences on social interactions. In revision Biological Reviews

Douglas, T; Anderson, R; and Saltz, JB. Limits to male reproductive potential across mating bouts in Drosophila melanogaster.  Accepted Animal Behaviour

Keiser, Nick; Rudolf, Volker H.W.; Luksik, Matthew C.; Saltz, Julia. Sex-differences in disease avoidance behavior vary across modes of pathogen exposure. Accepted pending minor revision Ethology

Ochocki, B., Saltz, JB, and Miller, TEX. Demography-dispersal trait correlations modify the eco-evolutionary dynamics of range expansion. Accepted The American Naturalist

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