Sanderson, B.J., S. Park, M. I. Jameel, J. C. Kraft, M. F. Thomashow, D. W. Schemske, and C. G. Oakley. 2020. Genetic and physiological mechanisms of freezing tolerance in locally adapted populations of a winter annual. American Journal of Botany 107:1-12.
Oakley, C.G., S. Lundemo, J. Ågren, and D.W. Schemske. 2019. Heterosis is common and inbreeding depression absent in natural populations of Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 35:592-603.
Price, N., B.T. Moyers, L. Lopez, J.R. Lasky, G. Monroe, J.L. Mullen, C.G. Oakley, J. Lin, J. Ågren, D.R. Schrider, A.D. Kern, and J.K. McKay. 2018. Combining population genomics and fitness QTLs to identify the genetics of local adaptation in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 115:5028-5033.
Oakley, C.G., L. Savage, S. Lotz, R. Larson, M.F. Thomashow, D.W. Schemske, and D.M. Kramer. 2018. Genetic basis of photosynthetic responses to low temperature in locally adapted population of Arabidopsis thaliana. Journal of Experimental Botany 69:699-709.
Ågren, J., C.G. Oakley, S. Lundemo, and D.W. Schemske. 2017. Adaptive divergence in flowering time among natural populations of Arabidopsis thaliana: QTL mapping and estimates of selection. Evolution 71:550-564.
Mojica, J.P., J. Mullen, J.T. Lovell, C.G. Oakley, and J.K. McKay. 2016. Genetics of water use physiology in locally adapted Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Science 251:12-22.
Dittmar, E.D*., C.G. Oakley*, B.A. Gould, J.K. Connor, and D.W. Schemske. 2016. Factors influencing the effect size distribution of adaptive substitutions. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 283:20153065 *co-first authors
Oakley, C.G., J. P. Spoelhof, and D.W. Schemske. 2015. Increased heterosis in selfing populations of a perennial forb. AoB Plants 7:plv122
Oakley, C.G., J. Ågren, and D.W. Schemske. 2015. Heterosis and outbreeding depression in crosses between natural populations of Arabidopsis thaliana. Heredity 115:73-82.
Oakley, C.G. 2015. The influence of natural variation in population size on ecological and quantitative genetics of the endangered endemic plant Hypericum cumulicola. International Journal of Plant Sciences 176:11-19
Oakley, C.G., J. Ågren, R.A. Atchison, and D.W. Schemske. 2014. QTL mapping of freezing tolerance: links to fitness and adaptive trade-offs. Molecular Ecology 23: 4304-4315.
Dittmar, E., C.G. Oakley, J. Ågren, and D.W. Schemske. 2014. Flowering time QTL in natural populations of Arabidopsis thaliana and implications for their adaptive value. Molecular Ecology 23: 4291-4303.
Ågren, J., C.G. Oakley, J.K. McKay, J.T. Lovell, and D.W. Schemske. 2013. Genetic mapping of adaptation reveals fitness trade-offs in Arabidopsis thaliana. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA 110: 21077-21082.
Oakley, C.G. 2013. Small effective size limits performance in a novel environment. Evolutionary Applications 6: 823-831.
Oakley, C.G. and A.A. Winn. 2012. Effects of population size and isolation on heterosis, mean fitness, and inbreeding depression in a perennial plant. New Phytologist 196: 261-270.
Oakley, C.G. and A.A. Winn. 2008. Population and family level inbreeding depression in the cleistogamous perennial Viola septemloba. International Journal of Plant Sciences169: 523-530.
Oakley, C.G., K.S. Moriuchi, and A.A. Winn. 2007. The maintenance of outcrossing in predominantly selfing species: ideas and evidence from cleistogamous species. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics 38: 437-457.
Non-peer reviewed publication
Oakley, C.G. 2015. The genetic consequences of small population size in the endangered plant Hypericum cumulicola (Small) P.B. Adams (Hypericaceae). Palmetto: The Quarterly Journal of the Florida Native Plant Society 31:4-7.
Ellis, T.J., F.M. Postma, C.G. Oakley, and J. Ågren. Number of seeds per fruit, life history tradeoffs, and the genetic basis of fitness in Arabidopsis thaliana. Molecular Ecology 30:2846-2858.