Tradescantia sillamontanaWelcome to the online home for my professional teaching and research interests! I'm an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Tyler in the Biology Department, and specialize in bioinformatics, genomics and evolutionary biology. My faculty page for the department is here.

You can read more about how my musings on science and lifeĀ over at my blog, Princess Tradescantia, where I also discussĀ how my professional interests overlap with science fiction, knitting, and my other personal interests.

The content of these pages is in a constant state of development, so feel free to drop me a note if something hasn't been completed yet.