Epigenomics of local adaptation

Trees may be especially vulnerable to rapid environmental change because they cannot move and because they slowly develop to reproductive maturity. As a result, we……

Hybridization and adaptation in oaks

Interbreeding among species (hybridization) is an important mechanism for evolution in many plant taxa. Oaks have long been recognized for their propensity to hybridize, yet……

Conservation genomics of bats

Bats are threatened by wind turbine development and an invasive fungus leading to white nose syndrome. In collaboration with Dave Nelson¬† and Ed Gates, we……