My main research interests focus on how to promote active learning and critical thinking in large introductory biology classes, and on the evolution of light signals in North American fireflies.
NSF DEB: 2017-2021. $1.2 million (ksh@UGA: $399,294). Co-PI. Collaborative Proposal: Shedding light on firefly phylogenetic systematics and the evolution of their sexual signal types.
NSF REU Supplement, July 1, 2018–June 30, 2021. Amount: $16,000, Role: PI.
Ph.D. Animal Physiology, Eberhardt Karls Universitat Tubingen 1993