Publications

Research articles

Lajoie, G. and Kembel, S.W. 2019. Making the most of trait-based approaches for microbial ecology. Trends in Microbiology. DOI: 10.1016/j.tim.2019.06.003

Malaterre, C., Dussault, A.C., Rousseau-Mermans, S., Barker, G., Beisner, B.E., Bouchard, F., Desjardins, E., Handa, I.T., Kembel, S., Lajoie, G., Maris, V., Munson, V., Munson, A., Odenbaugh, J., Poisot, T., Shapiro, B.J., Suttle, C.A. 2019. Functional diversity: An epistemic roadmap. BioScience. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.16560.00008

Lajoie, G. and Vellend, M. 2018. Characterizing the contribution of plasticity and   genetic differentiation to community-level trait responses to environmental change. Ecology and Evolution, 8: 3895-3907.

Houle D., Lajoie G. and Duchesne L. 2016. Major losses of nutrients following a severe drought in a boreal forest. Nature Plants, 2: 16187.

Lajoie G. and Vellend M. 2015. Understanding context dependence in the contribution of intraspecific variation to community trait-environment matching. Ecology, 96: 2912-2922.

Vellend M., Lajoie G., Bourret A., Múrria C., Kembel S.W., and Garant D. 2014. Drawing ecological inferences from coincident patterns of population- and community-level biodiversity. Molecular Ecology, 23: 2890-2901.

Presentations

Lajoie, G.* and Kembel, S.W. 2018. Integrating plant and microbial functions to understand phyllosphere community assembly. Oral presentation. Annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America, New Orleans, LA, USA.

Lajoie, G.* and Kembel, S.W. 2017. Trait-matching in plant-microbial associations: raising one’s eyes in the tropical forest. Poster presentation. Annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Ecology and Evolution, Victoria BC, Canada.

Ereshefsky, M.*, Lajoie, G.* and Rousseau-Mermans, S.* 2016. Conceptual issues of functional biodiversity: concluding remarks and ways forward. Oral presentation. Centre interuniversitaire de recherche sur la science et la technologie, Montréal QC, Canada.

Lajoie, G.* and Vellend, M. 2016. Characterizing the contribution of local adaptation and plasticity to community-level trait responses to environmental change. Oral presentation. Annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Ecology and Evolution, St. John’s NFL, Canada.

Vellend, M.*, Brown, C.D., Bjorkman, A.D., Lajoie, G., Kleynhans, E.J. and Savage, J. 2015. Eco-evolutionary responses to environmental change. Oral presentation. Annual meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Baltimore, MD, USA.

Lajoie, G.* and Vellend, M. 2014. Contributions of species sorting and intraspecific variation to trait turnover among communities across a mountainside. Oral presentation. Annual meeting of the Canadian Society of Ecology and Evolution, Montréal, Qc, Canada.

Lajoie, G.* and Vellend, M. 2013. Partitioning the sources of trait variation among herbaceous plant communities along an elevational gradient. Poster presentation. Annual symposium of the Quebec Center for Biodiversity Science, Montréal, Qc, Canada.

Lajoie, G.* and Vellend, M. 2013. Partitioning the sources of trait variation among herbaceous plant communities along an elevational gradient. Poster presentation. Special meeting of the International Biogeography Society, Montréal, Qc, Canada.

Lajoie, G.* and Waterway, M.J. 2011. Patterns of molecular diversity in Carex communis (Cyperaceae, sect. Acrocystis). Poster presentation. Annual undergraduate student research award presentation session, McGill University, Montréal, Qc, Canada.