Genomic Diversity Laboratory

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Faculty

Liliana  Cortés Ortiz

Research Associate Profesor

Fields of study:
Evolution of neotropical primates

Alison  Davis

Assistant Research Scientist
Assistant Curator of Herpetology, Museum of Zoology

Fields of study:
Evolution of behavior, evolutionary genomics, character evolution and phylogenetics, herpetology

Pavel  Klimov

Assistant Research Scientist

Fields of study:
Molecular phylogentics, host-parsite relationships, coevolution, systematics of mites

Daniel L.  Rabosky

Assistant Professor

Fields of study:
Macroevolution, speciation, phylogenetic comparative methods, biodiversity theory, evolution and ecology of Australian reptiles, herpetology, paleobiology

Stephen A.  Smith

Assistant Professor

Fields of study:
Phylogenetics, computational evolutionary biology, biogeography, phyloinformatics

Cody  Thompson

Research Scientist
Collection Manager, Mammal Division

Fields of study:
Evolutionary patterns and processes of mammalian diversity

Ben  Winger

Michigan Fellow Assistant Professor

Fields of study:
Evolution of geographic range, speciation, genomics, ornithology, seasonal migration

Students

Patricia  Billette

Research Assistant

Susanna  Campbell

Frontiers Master's Student

Sexual selection, evolution, modeling

Molly  Choi

Ph.D. Student

Phylogenetics, systematics, biogeography, primates

Michelle  Fearon

Ph.D. Student

Ecology and evolution of mating behaviors in insects

Maggie  Grundler

Research Assistant

Michael  Grundler

Ph.D. Student

Macro-evolution, feeding ecology, phylogenetics reptiles

Rachael  Herman

Research Assistant

Iris  Holmes

Ph.D. Student

Amphibian population genetics, adaptive basis and evolutionary implications of organismal distribution

Joanna  Larson

Ph.D. Student

Macroevolution of African amphibians, integration of morphological and molecular data

Adrian  Melo Carrillo

Ph.D. Student

Focus on evolution and biodiversity, with molecular and cellular biology as the base

Pamela  Murillo Rojas

Ph.D. Student

Acarology, systematics, ecology and evolution of mites

Marcela   Nidiffer

Ph.D. Student

Evolution of behavior, dispersal patterns and social systems, molecular ecology

Sharmi  Sen

Ph.D. Student

Primate sexual selection, primate vocal communication

Clara  Shaw

Ph.D. Student

Disease ecology and evolution

Pascal  Title

Ph.D. Student

Niche modeling, spatial analysis, herpetology

Joseph  Walker

Ph.D. Student

Evolution, large phylogenies

Post Doctoral Fellows

Michael  Harvey

Postdoctoral Fellow

Population genomics, speciation, trait evolution, ornithology

Sonal  Singhal

Postdoctoral Fellow

Speciation and hybridization, population genomics, and macroevolution

Rudolf  von May

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ecology, phylogenetics, thermal physiology

Visiting Scholars

Nastassia  Vlasova

Group Leader National Academy of Sciences of Belarus · Central Botanic Garden Belarus · Minsk

Plant genetics, Plant pathology, Plant ecology, Conservation genetics

Research Lab Technician

M. Raquel Marchán  Marchán-Rivadeneira

Research Lab Technician

Ecomorphology, phylogeography, speciation