Hannah Holland-Moritz

Office: UNH Natural Resources & the Environment, James Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Pronouns: She/her/hers


  • Ph.D., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado at Boulder

Selected Publications

  • Teixeira, C. D. S., Holland-Moritz, H., Bayer, C., Granada, C. E., Sausen, T. L., Tonial, F., . . . Frey, S. D. (2024). Land management of formerly subtropical Atlantic Forest reduces soil carbon stocks and alters microbial community structure and function. Applied Soil Ecology, 195, 105252. doi:10.1016/j.apsoil.2023.105252

  • Rocci, K. S., Cleveland, C. C., Eastman, B. A., Georgiou, K., Grandy, A. S., Hartman, M. D., . . . Wieder, W. R. (2024). Aligning theoretical and empirical representations of soil carbon-to-nitrogen stoichiometry with process-based terrestrial biogeochemistry models. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 189, 109272. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2023.109272

  • Jay, K. R., Wieder, W. R., Swenson, S. C., Knowles, J. F., Elmendorf, S. C., Holland‐Moritz, H., & Suding, K. N. (2023). Topographic Heterogeneity and Aspect Moderate Exposure to Climate Change Across an Alpine Tundra Hillslope. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, 128(11). doi:10.1029/2023jg007664

  • Fierer, N., Holland-Moritz, H., Alexiev, A., Batther, H., Dragone, N. B., Friar, L., . . . Mansfeldt, C. (2022). A Metagenomic Investigation of Spatial and Temporal Changes in Sewage Microbiomes across a University Campus. MSYSTEMS. doi:10.1128/msystems.00651-22

  • Fan, K., Holland-Moritz, H., Walsh, C., Guo, X., Wang, D., Bai, Y., . . . Chu, H. (2022). Identification of the rhizosphere microbes that actively consume plant-derived carbon. Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 166, 108577. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2022.108577

  • Holland-Moritz, H., Stuart, J. E. M., Lewis, L. R., Miller, S. N., Mack, M. C., Ponciano, J. M., . . . Fierer, N. (2021). The bacterial communities of Alaskan mosses and their contributions to N-2-fixation. MICROBIOME, 9(1). doi:10.1186/s40168-021-01001-4

  • Jean, M., Holland-Moritz, H., Melvin, A. M., Johnstone, J. F., & Mack, M. C. (2020). Experimental assessment of tree canopy and leaf litter controls on the microbiome and nitrogen fixation rates of two boreal mosses. NEW PHYTOLOGIST, 227(5), 1335-1349. doi:10.1111/nph.16611

  • Carini, P., Delgado-Baquerizo, M., Hinckley, E. -L. S., Holland-Moritz, H., Brewer, T. E., Rue, G., . . . Fierer, N. (2020). Effects of Spatial Variability and Relic DNA Removal on the Detection of Temporal Dynamics in Soil Microbial Communities. MBIO, 11(1). doi:10.1128/mBio.02776-19

  • Ward, L. M., Cardona, T., & Holland-Moritz, H. (2019). Evolutionary Implications of Anoxygenic Phototrophy in the Bacterial Phylum Candidatus Eremiobacterota (WPS-2). FRONTIERS IN MICROBIOLOGY, 10. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2019.01658

  • Holland-Moritz, H., Stuart, J., Lewis, L. R., Miller, S., Mack, M. C., McDaniel, S. F., & Fierer, N. (2018). Novel bacterial lineages associated with boreal moss species. ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY, 20(7), 2625-2638. doi:10.1111/1462-2920.14288

  • Most Cited Publications