Odom S, Boso H, Bowling S, Brownell S, Cotner S, Creech C, Drake AG, Eddy S, Fagbodun S, Hebert S, James AC, Just J, St. Juliana JR, Shuster M, Thompson SK, Whittington R, Wills BD, Wilson AE, Zamudio KR, Zhong M, and Ballen CJ. 2021. Meta-analysis of gender performance gaps in undergraduate natural science courses. CBE-Life Sciences Education. DOI:10.1187/cbe.20-11-0260
Cates AM, Wills BD, Kim TN, Gratton C, Landis DA, and Jackson RD. 2021. No evidence of top-down control by ants found on decomposition rates in temperate grasslands. Ecosphere. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.3638
Helms J, Haddad N, Ijelu S, Wills B, and Landis D. 2020. Ant biodiversity and ecosystem services in bioenergy landscapes. Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Environment. 290: doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2019.106780
Wills BD, Kim TN, Fox AF, Gratton C. and Landis DA. Reducing native ant abundance decreases predation rates in Midwestern grasslands. Environmental Entomology 48: 1360-1368. PDF
Wills BD, Powell S, Rivera MD, and Suarez AV. 2018. Correlates and consequences of worker polymorphism in ants. Annual Reviews of Entomology. 63:575-598.
Wills BD and Landis DA. 2018. The role of ants in north temperate grasslands: A review. Oecologia. 186: 323-338. PDF
Kim TN, Bartel S, Wills BD , Landis DA, Gratton C. 2018. Disturbance differentially affects alpha and beta diversity of ants in tallgrass prairies Ecosphere 9 https://doi.org/10.1002/ecs2.2399
Kim TN, Fox AF, Wills BD, Meehan TD, Landis DA, and Gratton C. 2017. Harvesting biofuel grasslands has mixed effects on natural enemy communities and no effects on biocontrol services. Journal of Applied Ecology. 54:2011-2021
Wills BD, Chong CD*, Wilder SM, Eubanks MD, Holway DA, and Suarez AV. 2015. Influence of nutrition on investment in worker number, size, and condition in a polymorphic social insect. PLoS one. 10: e0132440
Wills BD, Moreau CS, Wray BD, Hoffman B, and Suarez AV. 2014. Body size variation in geographically distinct populations of the invasive ant Pheidole megacephala (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Biological Journal of the Linnaean Society. 113: 423-438.
Tillberg CV, Edmonds B, Freauff A, Hanisch P, Paris C, Smith CR, Tsutsui ND, Wills BD, Wittman SE, and Suarez AV. 2014. Foraging and nesting ecology of the giant, queen-less ant Dinoponera australis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Biotropica. 46: 229-237