Sarah W Fitzpatrick

Associate Professor, Integrative Biology
Associate Professor, Kellogg Biological Station
Location: 244 Kellogg Biological Station
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I am broadly interested in evolution, ecology, and conservation of natural populations. Research in my lab combines genomic tools, mark-recapture methods, and experiments to study how interactions between gene flow, drift, and selection affect population dynamics and diversity patterns. I am especially interested in gaining a mechanistic understanding of genetic rescue, which is the increase in population growth caused by the infusion of new genetic variation, and in implementing this tool in conservation and management. 

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