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The Burke Lab studies the genetic basis of adaptation using laboratory evolution experiments.  


Our primary study organism is the brewer's yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae.

We are always looking for enthusiastic and motivated people to join our team. 

Please e-mail me to discuss. 


The deadline for applying to the Integrative Biology Graduate program is December 1.  Learn how to apply here

lab news
Hannah Dugo joins the lab!
September 2023
Hannah was previously an undergraduate research assistant in the lab and has transitioned to the MS program.  Welcome Hannah!
Brysyn Goodson joins the lab!
August 2023
Brysyn completed his undergraduate work at CU Boulder and is now a first-year PhD student.  Welcome Brysyn!
The Burke Lab gets NIH funding
August 2022
A new R35 grant will support the lab's research for 5 years.  Exciting!  More information here
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