The Burke Lab studies the genetic basis of adaptation using laboratory evolution experiments.
Our primary study organism is the brewer's yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Chloe defends her thesis!
MS student Chloe Hanson graduates and heads off to UCLA to pursue a PhD in genetics. Congratulations Chloe!
Mark is hired at OSU!
Former postdoc Mark Phillips is hired as a tenure-track assistant professor in OSU's Integrative Biology department. Congratulations Mark!