Research on biological heredity, the variation of inherited characteristics, and the map from genotype to phenotype.
Faculty expertise in area
- modeling; population genetics; speciation; genomics
- genomics; bioinformatics; speciation; hybridization
- evolutionary genetics; molecular phylogenetics; plant-pollinator interactions
- evolutionary developmental biology; morphological evolution
- hybridization; speciation; evolutionary ecology; and population genomics (primarily of birds).
- macroevolution; plant pigment evolution; lichenology