Gaurav Vaidya

Email: gaurav[at]

Phyloreferencing project

Gaurav has already joined the project last year but will officially start his postdoctoral appointment in July 2017


Guanyang Zhang

Email: gyz151[at]

Phyloreferencing project

Guanyang will join the lab in August 2017 and we can’t wait!



Graduate Students

Andy_photo2Andrew A. Crowl

Email: andy.crowl[at]

Evolution and biogeography in the Mediterranean Basin Website

Andy graduated in December 2016 but we will leave him here for a while longer because we miss him a lot.


DSC09783Rebecca L. Stubbs, M.Sc.

Email: stubbsrl[at]

Evolution and biogeography of Micranthes (Saxifragaceae) Website



CodyCody Coyotee Howard

Email: cchoward[at]

Evolution and biogeography of Ledebouria (Asparagaceae) Website



Prabha2Prabha Amarasinghe, M.Sc.

Email: pamarasinghe[at]

Evolution and Biogeography of Memecylon (Melastomataceae) Website



Rachel Riley

Rachel is joining our lab in August 2017! Stay tuned to learn about her project!





Undergraduate Students


Cody Myers

Email: myerscro811[at]

Cody is a University Scholars Program awardee and working with Andy Crowl on the evolution of Campanula erinus species complex



Brandon Corder

Email: border[at]

Brandon collaborates with Rebecca Stubbs on gathering genetic data for Micranthes