My research program is dedicated to examining the interactions between microbial communities and their surrounding environments to improve our understanding of the molecular mechanisms that microbes use to adapt and respond to changes in the environment.
This website presents current research and educational activities associated with understanding the co-evolution of life and its environment with the goal of making this knowledge accessible to all.
Effects of Microgravity on Animal-Microbe Symbioses
Elucidating the modern microbialite microbiome
What are Stromatolites?
The genome and reference transcriptome of the bobtail squid is out in PNAS. Download Article
A paper in the special issue of Frontiers in Microbiology compares the metagenomes of stromatolites
A new paper is coming out in the journal Astrobiology that examines the spatial diversity
A new paper is coming out this month in Scientific Reports that describes out work