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Shannon Straub

Shannon Straub

Geneva, NY

Shannon Straub's dissertation research was conducted with Professor Jeff Doyle and focused on the molecular systematics of Amorpha, a legume genus, as well as the conservation genetics of rare species of Amorpha. After completing her PhD, she conducted four years of postdoctoral research at Oregon State University. Shannon is currently an Assistant Professor of Biology at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York where her research focuses on milkweed phylogenomics and organellar genome evolution in the plant family Apocynaceae.