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Karen Cranston

  • Ph.D.
  • Training Coordinator and Bioinformatics Project Manager
  • National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent)
  • 10PublicationsNumber of items in Karen's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 68Followers

Research interests

phylogenetics biodiversity informatics

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Recent publications

  • Phylotastic! Making tree-of-life knowledge accessible, reusable and convenient

    • Stoltzfus A
    • Lapp H
    • Matasci N
    • et al.
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  • Spatio-temporal patterns of genome evolution in allotetraploid species of the genus Oryza.

    • Ammiraju J
    • Fan C
    • Yu Y
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Training Coordinator and Bioinformatics Project Manager

National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent)

October 2010 - Present

Postdoctoral fellow

Biodiversity Synthesis Center at the Field Museum of Natural History

May 2009 - September 2010(a year)

Postdoctoral fellow

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at University of Arizona

March 2007 - April 2009(2 years)

Board member

Phyloinformatics Research Foundation

Team lead

iPlant Tree of Life Visualization Group

Education

Ph.D.

Department of Medical Genetics, University of Alberta

May 2002 - February 2007(5 years)