The why and how of science outreach (part I)

Over the past decade as a grad student and postdoc I've spent a fair chunk of time thinking about how to do science outreach. By "science outreach" all I mean is efforts by academic parties (institutions or people) to communicate about science outside of academia. This could be events like a "Reptiles Day" at the … Continue reading The why and how of science outreach (part I)

New NSF award!

I'm a few months late to posting this, but in December I got some exciting news -- my first full NSF grant was awarded! Topher Weiss-Lehman (PI) and I are combining experiments, genomics, and theory to investigate how interactions between important ecological (e.g., environmental gradients, competition) and evolutionary (e.g., gene flow, dispersal evolution) processes shape … Continue reading New NSF award!