I am interested in evolutionary trade-offs and how these may influence ecological interactions among species. In particular, I am investigating defenses to glyphosate in morning glories (Ipomoea) and how these may influence other traits, namely defenses against herbivores.
Grad Student - Jess Stephens
Graduate student Jess Stephens with her study species in the genus Sarracenia (2016).
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Grad Student - Dorothy Christopher
Dorothy Christopher teaches Girl Scouts about parts of a flower at Science Day, an outreach event that included students from PBIO and the Odum School of Ecology (Spring 2016)
Faculty Retreat at the The Ridges Resort (2017).
Alumnus - Steve Franks
Alumnus Steve Franks is a professor at Fordham University in NY.