Rob DeSalle

@ AMNH



people

Postdocs & Research Scientists
  • Richard H. Baker (PhD 1999, Yale) - stalk-eyed flies, ESTs, eye-antennal imaginal disc development
  • Sabrina Simon (PhD 2010, U Vet Med, Hannover) - pterygote phylogenomics
  • Ernest K. Lee - bioinformatics, phylogenomics, OrthologID, plants
  • Apurva Narechania - bioinformatics, partition support, genomics
  • Richard Sheryll - deep sea mechanical engineering
Graduate students
  • Shaadi Pooyaei Mehr (CUNY) - green fluorescent proteins, corals, protein structure
  • Samuel N. Crane (CUNY) - weevils, systematics, niche modeling, host associations
Visiting scientists
  • Daniel H. Fine (UMDNJ) - oral bacteria (2011)
  • Douglas J. Futuyma (SUNY, Stony Brook) - evolution of ecological interactions (ongoing)
  • Michael Eitel (U Vet Med, Hannover) - early Metazoa, Placozoa (2010 Oct-Dec)
  • Mandë Holford (CUNY Hunter) - venom evolution (2010-)
  • Melanie Harasym (College of New Rochelle) - bacterial systematics (2010 summer)
  • Michael Levandowsky (Pace) - microbial communities (ongoing)
Collaborators
  • George Amato (AMNH) - conservation genetics, vertebrates
  • Robert D. Burk (Einstein Med) - papillomaviruses
  • Page W. Caufield (NYU Dentistry) - oral bacteria
  • Angélica Cibrián Jaramillo (LANGEBIO, Mexico) - plant phylogenomics
  • Gloria Coruzzi (NYU) - plant genomics
  • Daniel H. Fine (UMDNJ) - oral bacteria
  • John Gatesy (UC Riverside) - phylogenetic incogruence, supermatrices
  • Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis (Fordham) - phylogenomics, next-gen sequencing
  • Robert A. Martienssen (CSHL) - next-gen sequencing, plant phylogenomics
  • W. Richard McCombie (CSHL) - next-gen sequencing, plant phylogenomics
  • Paul J. Planet (Columbia Medical Center) - bacterial phylogenomics, next-gen sequencing
  • Howard C. Rosenbaum (WCS) - cetaceans, conservation genetics
  • Bernd Schierwater (U Vet Med, Hannover) - phylogenomics, early Metazoa, Hox genes
  • Wm Dennis Stevenson (NYBG) - plant phylogenomics
  • Alfried Vogler (Imperial/MNH London) - arthropod phylogenetics, DNA taxonomy
Previous group members
  • Beatriz Perez-Sweeney (PhD 2001, Columbia) [p] - Fordham U
  • Sergios-Orestis Kolokotronis (PhD 2008, Columbia) [sp]- Fordham U
  • Martin Mendez (PhD 2010, Columbia) [s]- Wildlife Conservation Society
  • Angélica Cibrián Jaramillo (PhD 2007, Columbia) - LANGEBIO, Mexico
  • Amir Yassin (PhD 2007, Univ Paris XI) [p]- Institut Jacques Monod, Paris
  • Cristina Pomilla (PhD 2005, NYU) [sp]- U Cambridge/Sanger
  • Aloysius J. Phillips (Columbia) [s]
  • Jeffrey A. Rosenfeld (PhD 2009, NYU) [s]- UMDNJ
  • E. Kurt Lienau (PhD 2007, NYU) [sp]- US Food & Drug Administration
  • Francisca C. Almeida (PhD 2007, NYU) [sp]- U Barcelona
  • Kevin J. Olival (PhD 2008, Columbia) [s]- EcoHealth Alliance
  • Mike F. Friedman (PhD 2008, CUNY) [s]
  • Paul J. Planet (MD/PhD 2003, Columbia) [sp]- Columbia Medical Center
  • Diana S. Weber (PhD 2003, SUNY Albany) [p]
  • C.A. "Corky" Gaines (PhD 2008, Fordham) [s]
  • MariaPia Di Bonaventura (PhD 1995, U Firenze, Italy) [p]
  • Anthony Deo (PhD 2007, NYU) [s]- U Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Craig J. Starger (PhD 2007, Columbia) [s]- US Agency for Intl Development
  • Chanda E. Bennett (PhD 2007, Columbia) [s]- New York Aquarium
  • Eugenia Naro-Maciel (PhD 2006, Columbia) [s]- CUNY College of Staten Island
  • Ilya Tëmkin (PhD 2006, NYU) [s]- Northern Virginia Community College
  • Ryan P. Kelly (PhD 2006, Columbia) [s]- Center for Ocean Solutions, Stanford
  • I. Neil Sarkar (PhD 2004, Columbia) [sp]- U Vermont
  • Julian Stark (PhD 2004, NYU) [s]- CUNY
  • Michael A. Russello (PhD 2003, Columbia) [s]- U British Columbia at Okanagan
  • Evon Hekkala (PhD 2003, Columbia) [s]- Fordham
  • Patrick O'Grady (PhD 1998, U Arizona) [p]- UC Berkeley
  • Jim Bonacum (PhD 2001, Yale) [sp]- Univ Illinois at Springfield
  • Phaedra Doukakis (PhD 2000, Yale) [s]- UC San Diego
  • Joe Thornton (PhD 2000, Columbia) [s]- U Oregon
  • Richard H. Baker (PhD 1999, Yale) [sp]- AMNH Invertebrate Zoology
  • Howard C. Rosenbaum (PhD 1999, Yale) [s]- Wildlife Conservation Society
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