Interested in developing phylogenetic methods and applying them to data from natural populations to test hypotheses about processes of diversification.

Empirically, we tend to focus on natural populations of reptiles and amphibians, but also work with systems ranging from viruses to plants.

Biological Science
PhD, University of Kansas, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 2013
MS, Louisiana State University, Biological Sciences , 2007
BS, University of Wiscons, Oshkosh, Biology , 2004