The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology's Seminar Committee is pleased to announce the upcoming week’s speaker:
Wake Forest University
Evolution and Diversification of Blueberries: Tropical and Temperate Connections
Thursday, Sept. 10th
3:45pm in 210 Bessey
Refreshments served at 3:30pm in 240 Bessey
Dr. Kron’s areas of research interest include: Structural Evolution of the Chloroplast Genome in Mycorrhizal and Insectivorous Ericales. Phylogenetic Systematics and Biogeography of Ericaceae (Rhododendron, Vaccinium and related tropical taxa, Gaultheria) and Polygonaceae (buckwheat family). Monographic, revisionary and floristic treatments in Ericaceae.
More information about Dr. Kron research program can be found on her website http://college.wfu.edu/biology/people/faculty/kron/
Lynn Clark is organizing Dr. Kron's visit. Please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to meet with the speaker.