Lab Members

Lab_Fall2016

Lab Team, Fall 2016. From Left: Daniel Snellings, Li Tian, Jesse Schneider, Carrie Hill, Heather Hines, Briana Ezray, Sarthok Rahman, Anna Nixon, Paige Witkowski, Patrick Lhomme, Sarah Williams

 

Heather Hines, PI
Assistant Professor of Biology and Entomology

HeatherBio_small 208 Mueller Lab
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802, USAOffice: 517 Mueller Lab
Lab: 513, 518 Mueller Lab
Office Phone: 814-863-8830
Lab phone: 814-865-7077
hmh19@psu.edu

 

Postdoctoral Researchers

Li Tian

LiTian_Pic_small Functional genetics and development of bumble bee mimetic coloration
lzt22@psu.edu
518 Mueller Lab

 

Graduate Students

Briana Ezray

Sarthok Rahman

BrianaEzray Bumble bee biogeography and mimicry; bee pathogens and conservation
bde125@psu.edu
515 Mueller Lab
SarthokPic1_small4 Genomics of bumble bee mimicry
sxr97@psu.edu
515 Mueller Lab

Shelby Kilpatrick

Shelby-Kilpatrick-845x684 Squash bee phylogenetics
Shelby’s webpage
Coadvisor: Margarita Lopez-Uribe
skk30@psu.edu

 

Current Undergraduates

Sarah WilliamsPsithyrus speciation
Carrie Hill – Distribution of bumble bee mimetic coloration; bee pathogens in pollen
Casey Carr – Bee epidemiology
Timothy Egner – Pathogen transmission in insect communities
Ashley Heimann – Bee epidemiology

Lab Alumni

Patrick Lhomme (postdoc)

Undergraduates

Anna Nixon
Daniel Snellings
Paige Witkowski
Jesse Schneider
Nicole Bracci
Tristan Medina
Daniel Spivack
Rebecca Sommer
Nick MacKnight

Matthew Dowhower
Dianne Lee
Katie Del Guercio
Andrew Walrond
Angela Hoover
Salvatore Anzaldo