* Total funding awarded to date: $2,754,915 *

Current NSF support

  • NSF ABI (2015-2018, #1458466, $294,514) – Co PI – Connecting resources to enable large-scale biodiversity analyses.
  • NSF DEB (2014-2018, #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 (2013-2018, #1207915, $1,198,401) – Co PI – Assembling, Visualizing, and Analyzing the Tree of Life

Prior UMich support

  • MCubed on transcriptome evolution ($60,000) – Co PI - Transcriptome evolution link

Prior support

  • 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