As PI, Heather spends too much time at her computer and going to meetings and not enough time at the rig.
Zahraa is a rising senior who is studying skin-associated microbes in our salamanders.
Will is a rising senior working on mechanosensory aspects of courtship in axolotls.
Brielle is a graduate student who recently joined the lab and is mulling her options.
Aalayna is a rising junior who is studying pheromone release and dispersal in axolotls.
Adam is a rising senior who manages our animal facility.
Taylor is a graduate student studying courtship communication and its neural basis in axolotls.
Ayley is a rising senior carrying out bioinformatic work with newts and axolotls.
Patric is a graduate student who is working with newts. You can read more about his work in his BEACON blog post.
Samantha is a graduate student who is studying mechanisms underlying toxin production in newts.
Emma Coddington, Willamette University
James Foster, University of Idaho
Lauren O’Connell, Stanford University
Kevin Theis, Wayne State University