People

Principal Investigator

Dr. Warren Booth
 
Research Interests: Molecular ecology, Population genetics, Evolutionary biology
 
Associate Professor: The University of Tulsa, U.S.A. Aug. 2017
Assistant Professor: The University of Tulsa, U.S.A. 2012 - 2017
Post-Doctoral Associate: North Carolina State University, U.S.A. 2006-2012
PhD: The Queen's University of Belfast, UK. 2005
BSc: The Queen's University of Belfast, UK. 2000
 
Email: warren-booth@utulsa.edu
Google Scholar Citation Link
Post-Doctoral Research Associates
Dr. Brenna Levine

Project title: Rapid and Pervasive Mitochondrial Heteroplasmy with Recombination in a Re-emerging Ectoparasite
Email:
Google Scholar Citation Link
Research Gate
Graduate Students
Cari Lewis

Project title: Rapid and Pervasive Mitochondrial Heteroplasmy with Recombination in a Re-emerging Ectoparasite
Undergraduate Students
Gage Holleman

Project title: Occurrence and frequency of knockdown resistant mutations in the resurging pest, the bed bug, Cimex lectularius, across the United States, Canada, and Europe.
Elizabeth Lanham

Project title: Phylogenetics of Indo-Australian pythons
Grant Aden

Project title: Phylogenetics of Indo-Australian pythons
Armin Kalantari
Project title: Mitochondrial heteroplasmy in a re-emerging ectoparasite
Rajdeep Kaur
Project title: Mitochondrial heteroplasmy in a re-emerging ectoparasite
Former Graduate Students
Christopher Lawrence (graduated - M.Sc - 2018)

Project title: Understanding the Genomic architecture of host-lineage formation in Cimicid insects.
Current - Ph.D program Princeton University (vonHoldt lab)
Dr. Stacey Hannebaum (graduated - Ph.D - 2016)

Project title: The Influence of Landscape Heterogeneity and Individual Phenotype on the Movement Patterns, Genetic Diverity, and Genetic Structure of the White-Footed Mouse.
Current - Post-Doctoral Research Associate with Dr. Charles Brown (The University of Tulsa)
Dr. Kit Keane (graduated - Ph.D - 2016)
Project title: Using Population Genetics and Behavioral Assays to Assess Questions of Lek Evolution and Gene Flow in the Prairie Mole Cricket (Gryllotalpa major S.)
Current - Assistant Professor - California Northstate University
Amy Trachte Moore (graduated - M.Sc - 2016)

Project title: Genetic Structure and Reinvasion Dynamics of an Ectoparasite Disease-Vector.
Current - Teacher - Tulsa Public School System - Booker T. Washington
Grant Robison (graduated - M.Sc - 2016)

Project title: Investigating Mitochondrial Heteroplasmy with Recombination in the Bed Bug, Cimex lectularius.
Current - Physicians Assistant program OU Tulsa
Former undergraduate students
Annice Ridgeway
Devin Buxton
Charlotte Love
Charles Budzyn
Justin Davis
Lynna Van
Alec Wright - (TURC scholar)
Justin Rankin - (TURC scholar)
Cameron Cross
Steven Harsha
Kelsey Parks - (TURC scholar)
Hannah Easley
Ashley Silver
Deacon Herdon - (Junior TURC scholar)
Ian Bellovich
TURC = Tulsa Undergraduate Research Challenge