University of Kansas Field Station

Robert Hagen

Research Associate

Kansas Biological Survey

Contact Information

Phone 785-864-6386
Fax 785-864-1534
Office 258A Snow

Unit Affiliations


Curriculum Vitae



Arthropod population genetics and community ecology research; database development


Robert Hagen earned his Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University. He completed post-doctoral research at Michigan State University, University of Michigan, and the University of Kansas.

Research Interests

Effect of habitat fragmentation and landscape context on development of terrestrial arthropod communities.

Published Works

Martinko, E. A., J. Whistler, D. Peterson, J. Kastens, R. Hagen, D. Huggins, M. Jakubauskas. 2007. A watershed classification system for tiered diagnosis of biological impairments: A scalable, Central Plains focus with national applicability: Final report to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency STAR Program. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Report No. 141:153 pp.
Martinko, E. A., R. Hagen, J.A. Griffith. 2006. Successional change in the insect community of a fragmented landscape. Landscape Ecology 21:711-721.
Kettle, W., R. Hagen, J. deNoyelles, E. A. Martinko. 2001. The University of Kansas Field Station and Ecological Reserves: A Half Century of Research and Education. Kansas Biological Survey, Lawrence, KS Miscellaneous Publication Number 9:68 pp.