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Michelle Afkhami

  • EEB Departmental Postdoctoral Fellow
  • EEB Departmental Postdoctoral Fellow
  • University of Toronto
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Research interests

Ecology and Evolution of Mutualisms

Followers (2)

  • Amanda Meier

    Amanda MeierUniversity of Michigan

  • Matthew Barnes

    Matthew BarnesTexas Tech University

Publications

Cheaters must prosper: a critical analysis of cheating in mutualism

  • Jones E
  • Friesen M
  • Afkhami M
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Interspecific hybridization and bioactive alkaloid variation increases diversity in endophytic Epichloë species of Bromus laevipes

  • Charlton N
  • Craven K
  • Afkhami M
Fems Microbiology Ecology (2014)
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Mutualist-mediated effects on species’ range limits across large geographic scales

  • Afkhami M
  • McIntyre P
  • Strauss. S
Ecology Letters (2014)
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Native endophytes are keystone species, suppressing an exotic dominant and increasing plant community diversity at range-wide scales

  • Afkhami M
  • Strauss S
Ecology Letters 
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Phylogenetic patterns of nodulation across legumes and the relationship between a mutualism and diversification

  • Afkhami M
  • Mahler D
  • Burns J
Annals of Botany 
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Professional experience

EEB Departmental Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Toronto

November 2013 - Present

Education history

MA (thesis)

Rice University

May 2017

BS

Rice University

May 2017

PhD

University of California - Davis

May 2017