This list is by no means comprehensive. Mostly it’s fairly recent alum and those who’ve contacted Matt Gitzendanner and asked to be added. Want to be added to the list, or update your information? Contact Matt Gitzendanner.


Shichao ChenShichao Chen

Associate professor, Visiting scientist from Tongji University, China
Phylogeny on Angiosperm, Phylogeography and Population Genetics of Platycarya.
Phone: 352-222-2333
E-mail: scchen@tongji.edu.cn
Web page


Mike Chester

Genomics, chromosome evolution, repetitive DNA evolution and DNA recombination using tools such as fluorescence in situ hybridization, high-thoughput sequencing and bioinformatics.

Post-Doc in the Filatov lab in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Oxford

E-mail: michael.chester@plants.ox.ac.uk


Bryan DrewBryan Drew

Green plant character evolution; phylogenetics, biogeography, and evolution of the mint family
Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Kearney
Web page
E-mail: drewbt@unk.edu


Nicolas GarciaNicolas Garcia

Laboratorio de Sistemática y Evolución de Plantas/Herbario EIF
Departamento de Silvicultura y Conservación de la Naturaleza
Facultad de Ciencias Forestales y de la Conservación de la Naturaleza
Universidad de Chile, Av. Santa Rosa 11315, Casilla 9206, La Pintana, Santiago, Chile

Email: nicogarciab@gmail.com


Lauren GonzalezLauren Gonzalez

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Charlotte Germain-AubreyCharlotte Germain-Aubrey

USAID, Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, Humanitarian Assistance, Office of Program, Policy and Management (DCHA/PPM): Climate and Environmental Integration Advisor


Ryan Folk

Ryan Folk

Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University

Email: ryanfolk@ufl.edu

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Richie Hodel

Richie Hodel

Post-doc with Lacey Knowles at U Michigan

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Ingrid Jordon-ThadenIngrid Jordon-Thaden

Evolution of polyploidy and apomixis; phylogeny and phylogeography of polyploids; Tragopogon-Asteraceae and Draba-Brassicaceae

Research Associate
University of California Berkeley
University & Jepson Herbaria
1001 Valley Life Science Bldg.
Berkeley, CA 94720-2465

Phone: 510-552-3512
Fax: 510-643-5390
E-mail: ijordonthaden@berkeley.edu


Jacob LandisJacob Landis

Post-Doc at UC Riverside

E-mail: jacob.landis@ucr.edu


Maribeth LatvisMaribeth Latvis

Assistant Professor at South Dakota State University

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Mingwan LiMingwan Li

Phylogeny; conservation genetics

E-mail: limw3@mail2.sysu.edu.cn



Xiaoxian LiuXiaoxian Liu

E-mail: xiaoxianliu@ufl.edu



Daniel Blaine MarchantDaniel Blaine Marchant

Post-doc at Stanford

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Lucas Majure

Lucas Majure

Herbarium Curator at Florida Museum of Natural History

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Nic MilesNic Miles

Post-Doc with Cellinese lab at UF

E-mail: nicmiles@ufl.edu

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Iwan MolgoIwan Molgo



Ryan MoraskiRyan Moraski

Systematics and evolution of Bromeliaceae, Biogeography, Phylogenomics



Adam Payton

Lab Tech with Stuart McDaniel

E-mail: acpayton@ufl.edu


Solon PissisSolon Pissis

Lecturer in Computer Science at Kings College London

E-mail: solon.pissis @ kcl.ac.uk

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Brad RuhfelBrad Ruhfel

Assistant Professor, Dept. Biological Sciences, Eastern Kentucky University

E-mail: Brad.Ruhfel@eku.edu

Web Page


Claudia SegoviaClaudia Segovia-Salcedo

Departamento de Ciencias de la VIda
Universidad de las Fuerzas Armadas-ESPE
Quito-Ecuador

E-mail: mcsegovia@espe.edu.ec


Rebecca StubbsRebecca Stubbs

Evolution and biogeography of Micranthes (Saxifragaceae)

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Greg Stull

Greg Stull

Post-doc with Steven Smith at U Michigan

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Clayton VisgerClayton Visger

Assistant Professor at Sacramento State

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Xinshuai Qi

Xinshuai Qi

Visiting Ph.D student from Zhejiang University, China

Phylogeography of East Asia; Gene family evolution.

E-mail: qxs718@126.com



Chunlei XiangChunlei Xiang

Associate Professor, Kunming Institute of Botany (KIB), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).

Taxonomy and systematics of Chinese Lamiaceae, and Phylogeography and Population Genetics of Dicranostigma (Papaveraceae)

Phone: 352-876-5642

E-mail: xiangchunlei@mail.kib.ac.cn and/or xclei.1984@gmail.com

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Zhi-Yong ZhangZhi-Yong Zhang

Professor, Visiting Scientist from Jiangxi Agricultural University, China

Plant Phylogeography of Subtropical China

Phone: 352-273-1960

E-mail: zhangzhiyong@ufl.edu

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