Funding

  • Total funding awarded to date: $2,754,915
  • Current
    • NSF ABI (2015-2018, #1458466, $294,514) — Co PI — Connecting resources to enable large-scale biodiversity analyses.
    • NSF DEB (2014-2017, #1354048, $590,000) — PI — From Cacti to Carnivores, Transcriptomics of Caryophyllales
    • NSF FESD (2015-2018, #1338694 $672,000) — Co PI — The Dynamics of Mountains, Landscapes and Climate in the Distribution and Generation of Biodiversity of the Amazon/Andean Forest
    • NSF AVATOL (2013-2017, #1207915, $1,198,401) — Co PI — Assembling, Visualizing, and Analyzing the Tree of Life (2012-2017)
  • Before University of Michigan
    • 2010-2012: iPlant Collaborative — Member Assembling the Tree of Life to Enable the Plant Sciences
    • 2009-2010: NESCent —  Co PI for Working group on Phylogenetics and biogeographic evolution of C4 grasses (with Erika Edwards)
    • 2008: NESCent postdoctoral fellowship(Funded until Oct. 2010) NSF #EF-0423641
    • 2008: NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Biology (declined; accepted NESCent fellowship)
    • 2004-2008: graduate student for Cyberinfrastructure for Phylogenetic
      Research
      NSF #EF-0331654
    • 2003: The Edward Cogan Prize for Mathematics and Science, Sarah Lawrence College
    • 2003: Young Botanist of the Year, Certi?cate of Special Achievement, Botanical Society of America
    • 2002: NSF REU Fellowship, Univ. of VA