FACULTY

Barnabas-Daru
Barnabas H. Daru, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

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Phone: +1 (361) 825 3489


POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR

Gabriel Nakamura
Gabriel Nakamura, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Ecology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, 2019
M.S., Ecology and Conservation, Federal University of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, 2014
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GRADUATE STUDENTS

Alex-Aromin
Alex Aromin
M.S., Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2021
Post-Baccalaureate, University of Montana, Missoula, MT, 2017
B.S., Biology Environmental Science, Montana State University, Billings, 2016
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Paul Markley
B.S., Plant Biology, University of California, Riverside, 2019
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Kendall Johnson
B.S., Plant Biology, University of Miami, 2016
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We’re hiring at all levels! If you are interested in PhD opportunities in the Daru lab, please fill out this form.



LAB ALUMNI

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Jordan Rodriguez (Daru Lab as undergrad)
B.S., Plant Biology, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, 2021
First position after Daru Lab: Ph.D. student, University of Oregon


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Arras Wiedorn (Daru Lab as MS student)
M.S., Biology, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, 2021
B.S., Zoology, Washington State University
First position after Daru Lab: Texas State Aquarium


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Lauren Snyder (Daru Lab as Herbarium Student Worker)
B.S., Biology, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, 2021
First position after Daru Lab: Assistant monitoring invasive species, USDA, Houston, TX
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Brianna Rock (Daru Lab as MS student)
M.S., Marine Biology, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, 2020
B.S., Biology, University of Charleston-Charleston, West Virginia, 2019
First position after Daru Lab: Associate Aquarist, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Orlando, Florida
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Piyal Karunarathne, Ph.D. (Daru Lab as Postdoc)
Ph.D., Evolutionary Biology, University of Göttingen, Germany, 2019
M.Phil., Plant Biology, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 2014
B.Sc.(Hons.), Biology, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, 2010
First position after Daru Lab: Postdoc, Uppsala University, Sweden
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April Wright Lab
(Southeastern Louisiana University)

Emily Meineke Lab
(University of California, Davis)

Klaus Schliep
(Graz University of Technology, Austria)

Charles Davis Lab
(Harvard University)

Betsy Arnold Lab
(University of Arizona)