Tracy Heath

Assistant Professor
Dept: Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Biol-LAS
Office:243 Bessey
Phone:515-294-3931
Website:http://phyloworks.org/
Area of expertise: Macroevolution, Molecular Evolution, Statistical Phylogenetics

My research program focuses on developing and applying computational methods for understanding evolutionary processes in a phylogenetic context. Research areas include combining paleontological and neontological data for phylogenetic inference, co-evolution in figs and fig wasps, and modeling variation in rates of character evolution.