Tracy Heath

Assistant Professor [EEOBS]
Dept:Ecology Evolution & Organismal Biol-LAS
Office:243 Bessey
2200 Osborn Dr
Ames IA
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.