We are an interactive group with graduate and undergraduate students, post-docs and researchers exploring bee evolution and ecological interactions. If you would like to learn more about joining the lab, see our Join the Lab page.
Research Interests — bee phylogeny, evolution, molecular systematics, and biodiversity.
Research Interests — phylogenetics, macroevolution, diversification, historical biogeography, Hymenoptera.
Research Interests — phylogenetics, community ecology, landscape ecology, biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Research Interests — insect-microbe interactions, chemistry of bee brood cells, host-plant specialization, bee health.
Research Interests — evolution, phylogenetics, bioinformatics, life-history transitions, biogeography.
Research Interests — pollination services, forest bees, network & landscape ecology, biodiversity.
Professional expertise — acrylic painting, carbon dust, line drawings, scratchboard, colored pencil techniques, as well as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Research Interests — bee biology and diversity, larval ecology, microbial interactions, symbiosis