People 2018-02-22T11:45:34+00:00

People

Dr. Kathryn (Kay) Hodgins
Dr. Kathryn (Kay) HodginsHead of Lab
Kay has a diversity of research interests that generally focus on plant evolution in human altered environments.
Lotte van Boheemen
Lotte van BoheemenPhD Student
Lotte research interests currently focuses on genetics of rapid adaptation.
Hanna Rosinger
Hanna RosingerPhD Student
Hanna research interests includethe role of hybridization during invasion in Cakile.
Prasangi De Silva
Prasangi De Silva PhD Student
Prasangi research interests include the genetic basis of climate adaptation in an Australian grass.
Vanessa Bieker
Vanessa BiekerPhD Student
(PhD student at NTNU with Mike Martin and co-supervised by Kay Hodgins)
Emma Barnett
Emma Barnett Honours student
Emma research interests currently focuses overcoming mate limitation in a colonizing plant.
Jacqueline Lee
Jacqueline LeeHonours student
Jacquealine’s research focuses on the genetics of flowering time adaptation in invasive common ragweed.
Dzana Mehic
Dzana MehicHonours student
Dzana research interests currently focuses on climate adaptation in an Australian grass
Kristin Nurkowski
Kristin Nurkowski Lab tech
Kristin’s research interests are broadly in how domestication has shaped the genomes of species.
Georgia Lloyd
Georgia LloydLab tech

Former Lab Members

Sarah Bou-assi
Sarah Bou-assi Lab manager
Sarah research interests include evolution of defence related traits in common ragweed during introduction
Shannon Hodges
Shannon HodgesHonours student
Shannon research focused on context dependent reproductive allocation.

Jennifer Stephens
Jennifer StephensHonours student
Jennifer’s research focused on glyphosate resistance in common ragweed.
Matthew Silcocks
Matthew SilcocksHonours student
Matt’s research focuses on the genetics of glyphosate resistance in common ragweed.