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Visiting Researcher Dr. Andrew Storfer

Our friend and colleague Dr. Andrew Storfer is on sabbatical in our lab for the next 6 months. Dr. Storfer is an expert on landscape genetics and genomics, and he is currently applying those skills to several interesting study systems at … Continue reading

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NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants

Congratulations to Leonard Jones, CJ Battey, and Dave Slager for receiving NSF grants to support their dissertation research! Their research projects are listed below. We can expect to see some great results from all of these dissertation projects. Leonard Jones: Investigating the joint … Continue reading

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Patagonia

I recently traveled to Argentina to visit Dr. Mariana Morando and Dr. Luciano Avila, two herpetologists at Centro Nacional Patagonico (CENPAT-CONICET) in Puerto Madryn.  Dr. Morando has visited our lab a few times in the past couple of years to collect SNP … Continue reading

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Pass a pipette, please?

This month we hosted Perry Wood Jr. from Brigham Young University. He is a Ph.D. candidate in the Jack Sites lab. His goal was to collect sequence capture data for two separate projects, and a ddRADseq dataset for a third project. This … Continue reading

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SSAR METALLINOU FUND

The Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles has established a new endowment in honor of Dr. Margarita Metallinou, a herpetologist who had just finished the first year of her postdoc when her life was cut short in a … Continue reading

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