Mevin B. Hooten (google scholar)
Colorado State University
ASA Fellow

Office Location: 201 Wagar
Office Phone: 970.491.1415
Fax: 970.491.1413
Email: Mevin.Hooten "at" colostate.edu

Upcoming in 2019:
  • Polar Bear Phenology Paper in Biometrics:

    Scharf, H.R., M.B. Hooten, R.R. Wilson, G.M. Durner, and T.C. Atwood. (In Press). Accounting for phenology in the analysis of animal movement. Biometrics.

  • Animal Movement Modeling Workshop in April:

    Workshop on Statistical Models for Animal Movement offered at the US-IALE annual meeting in Fort Collins, CO on Thursday, April 11, 2019. For details see: http://www.usiale.org/workshops.html.

  • New Book on Bayesian Computing in Press:

    Hooten, M.B. and T.J. Hefley. (2019). Bringing Bayesian Models to Life. Chapman & Hall/CRC.

  • Recharge Dynamics Paper in Ecology Letters:

    Hooten, M.B., H.R. Scharf, and J.M. Morales. (2019). Running on empty: Recharge dynamics from animal movement data. Ecology Letters, 22: 377-389. (pdf)

Highlights from 2018:
  • Ecological Forecasting Paper in PNAS:

    Dietze, M., A. Fox, L. Beck-Johnson, J.L. Betancourt, M.B. Hooten, et al. (2018). Iterative near-term ecological forecasting: Needs, opportunities, and challenges. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115: 1424-1432. (pdf)

  • Dynamic Movement Network Modeling paper in Environmetrics:

    Scharf, H.R., M.B. Hooten, D.S. Johnson, and J. Durban. (2018). Process convolution approaches for modeling interacting trajectories. Environmetrics, 29: e2487. (pdf)

  • Two Ecological Monographs:

    • Conn, P.B., D.S. Johnson, P.J. Williams, S. Melin, and M.B. Hooten. (2018). A guide to Bayesian model checking for ecologists. Ecological Monographs, 88: 526-542. (pdf)
    • Ver Hoef, J.M., E.E. Peterson, M.B. Hooten, E.M. Hanks, and M-J. Fortin. (2018). Spatial autoregressive models for statistical inference from ecological data. Ecological Monographs, 88: 36-59. (pdf)
  • Former Students take Faculty Positions:

    • Dr. Henry Scharf accepts Assistant Professor position the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at San Diego State University.

    • Dr. Perry Williams begins Assistant Professor position the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science at the University of Nevada, Reno.