Welcome to Sarah Cohen's Evolutionary Ecology Lab 


Latest lab news....

Congratulations to Beth Sheets on her new position in the Palumbi lab at Hopkins Marine Station, Stanford University, on Monterey Bay!

Congratulations to 2013 Cohen lab summer intern Margot White (Macalester College, HHMI) accepted to the PhD program at Scripps Institute of Oceanography in La Jolla!

Congratulations to former Cohen lab research tech and postbac Karen Alroy, DVM, now an AAAS NSF fellow!


Seagrass restoration genetics in mesocosms paper published in PLOS One, featuring Cohen lab postdocs Brian Ort and Sheh May Tam
Conservation of Eelgrass (Zostera marina) Genetic Diversity in a Mesocosm-Based Restoration Experiment

Sarah presents at BAASICS.4 Watershed (Bay Area Art and Science Interdisciplinary Collaborative Sessions on Aquatic diversity in San Francisco Bay (ODC Theatre, January 2014)

Kristina Yu of the Exploratorium visits the lab to discuss collaborative microscopy presentations (January 2014)

Tricia's paper on acanthocephalan mole crab parasite phylogeography available in Early View, Journal of Biogeography

Undergraduate winter extern Rebecca Levine visits the lab for a week from Swarthmore College (January 2014)

Margot White visits the lab for a week of work writing up her summer project on MHC variability and bottlenecking (January 2014)

Congratulations to Anastasia Ennis on her CSU COAST award to further her research on endangered salt marsh harvest mouse immunogenetic variation related to population constriction (January 2014)

Presentations at the annual Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology in Austin, Texas this January included Cohen lab summer interns Margot White (HHMI, Macalester College; poster), Alejandro Bellon (Swarthmore College; talk), and Ashley Contreras (CSU STAR 2013; poster)