Author Archives: Adam
An announcement of our new NSF grant was posted today at GenomeWeb. The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year, $671,000 grant to researchers studying biodiversity in West and Central Africa. The award will fund genomic approaches to discover the mechanisms … Continue reading
Postdoctoral researcher Rory Telemeco (Buckley Lab) recently visited the Columbia River Gorge. He found some interesting salamanders on the Oregon side, including Dunn’s Salamander (Plethodon dunni), a Cascade Torrent Salamander (Rhyacotriton cascadae), and a Larch Mountain Salamander (Plethodon larselli). He also ran across his … Continue reading
Congratulations to Rebecca Harris for receiving a research grant from the BOU. The funds will support her dissertation work on the genomic structure of the Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava.
The Huffington Post recently contacted me about the authenticity of this photo that was circulating on the web. They wanted to get my opinion on whether or not a lizard could sit like this, and if the photo may have … Continue reading
Itzue and Sima are almost finished with an exciting new species delimitation paper. They are submitting the paper in about one week. They already started blowing up balloons in anticipation of their celebration.