Evolutionary and Population Genetics

Faculty studying evolutionary and population genetics

David Baum

Botany
Genetic basis for plant phenotypic evolution and understanding evolutionary relationships from sequence variation

Karl Broman

Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Statistical
 genetics and genomics

Cameron Currie

Bacteriology
Ecological and evolutionary genomics of symbiotic systems

John Doebley

Genetics and Medical Genetics
Quantitative genetics of maize-teosinte evolution

Audrey Gasch

Genetics and Medical Genetics
Elucidating the role, regulation, and evolution of eukaryotic stress responses

Chris Todd Hittinger

Genetics
Evolution of carbon-responsive gene networks, yeast biodiversity, industrial brewing and biofuel applications

Carol Eunmi Lee

Integrative Biology and Center for Rapid Evolution
Rapid Evolutionary responses to global change, including biological invasions, climate, and pollution. Genetic architecture of invasive species, functional ecological and evolutionary genomics

Phil Newmark

Integrative Biology
Germ cell development and regeneration in planarians; developmental biology of parasitic flatworms

Bret Payseur

Genetics and Medical Genetics
Speciation, Evolution of Extreme Phenotypes, Recombination

Caitlin Pepperell

Medicine
Ecological and evolutionary interactions between humans and human pathogens

Jason Peters

Pharmaceutical Sciences
Gene networks and genetic tools in bacteria.

John Pool

Genetics
Population genomics and the genetic basis of adaptive evolution

Sushmita Roy

Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
Machine learning methods; the structure, function and evolution of regulatory networks; predictive models

Nathaniel Sharp

Genetics
Mutation, Evolution, Genome Architecture, Genetic Variation, Sexual Selection