Postdoctoral researchers

Wen-Bin Yu (Kunming Institute of Botany)

  • systematics of Pedicularis

Professional staff

Christopher Baron, software developer

  • Phylografter

Graduate students

Deren Eaton (University of Chicago)

  • reproductive interference, floral evolution and ecology in Pedicularis
  • evolution of phenotypic and genetic variation in Pedicularis cranolopha
  • RAD/GBS phylogenetics and tests of introgression

Matt Nelsen (University of Chicago)

  • macroevolutionary dynamics of lichens
  • comparative dating of fungal and algal phylogenies
  • lichen taxonomy and systematics

Undergraduate interns

Megan Vats

Former lab members

Olena Peregrym, postdoc (2011-2012), now a research scientist at the M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany, Kiev

David Park and Jim Li, high-school interns (summer 2012) from the Illinois Math and Science Academy

Brian Wray, intern (2008-2012), now a tech in the Pritzker Lab for Molecular Systematics and Evolution

Jipei Yue, postdoc (2007-2008), now at the Kunming Institute of Botany

Krista Larsen, software developer (2009)

Ying-Wei Wang, postdoc (2006), now at the Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Ciera Martinez, intern (2007-2008), now a graduate student at UC Davis

Diana Jolles, intern (2006-2007), now a graduate student at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden