New paper out on how to use an evolutionary ecology technique to help improve the efficacy of reintroduction programs for one of the most endangered frogs in the world. Check out the publications!
September 12, 2019
The New York Times has covered our recent paper in PNAS. You can read the article HERE.
September 03, 2019
New research is out in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science where we look at how weak warning signals can persist in the absence of gene flow.
August 21, 2019
I recently added the films I've helped create. Tracking Snow, in particular, has been making the festival rounds and has been featured on National Geographic! Check them out!
July 22, 2019
I attended Behaviour 2019 in Chicago, IL and presented my Pseudophryne work as well as participated in an Early Career Researcher workshop
June 20, 2019
I attended the annual Evolution conference in Providence, RI where I presented a poster on work being done at UCI and a talk on a chapter of my dissertation.
March 24, 2019
I received a grant from the Society for the Study of Evolution to attend a science communication workshop tin Washington. DC to learn about how to talk science with politicians. It culminated in lobbying my congresspeople for increasing funding to NSF and NIH.
February 17, 2019
I attended the North American Nature Photography Association's Summit to help mentor the college scholars in science communication story telling. They produced a video about a wetlands park just outside of Las Vegas, NV.
February 05, 2019
I attended The Wildlife Society Western Division annual conference to learn more about current conservation practices going on. The conference took place just outside of Yosemite National Park.
January 17, 2019
I attended the Wild and Scenic Film Festival in Nevada City, California to premiere our film, Tracking Snow. It is about how scientists use eDNA to track large carnivores in the winter. your audience's attention...
December 18, 2018
I just published an article in Phyllomedusa about how Oophaga pumilio populations show differential responses to forest edges, which will have important implications for their conservation. I also managed to get a cover image for the issue!
September 01, 2018
I've accepted a postdoctoral position in the Briscoe lab at the University of California, Irvine. Going to be examining vision in butterflies!
August 24, 2018
Moving out to California and decided to hit a lot of national parks along the way. 9 days, 3000 miles, and 12 national parks. Here we go!
July 02, 2018
Volunteering to help out with the North American Nature Photography Association high school program in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Love these future National Geographic photographers!
October 04, 2017
Off to Tucson, Arizona as part of the Nactus Award by Exo Terra. Going on a photography trip to take pictures of herps in the area.
July 28, 2017
North to northern Michigan! Spending the next couple weeks in northern Michigan going through the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to Tahquamenon Falls, Pictured Rocks, and Isle Royale.
July 10, 2017
Spending the week in Great Smoky Mountains helping out with the NANPA High School Scholars photography program. Going to have fun with these future Nat Geo photographers!