Heather Williams, PhD student

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Heather got her MS at University of Kopenhagen, where she studied with Kaspar Thorup. Her PhD project deals with nest parasite communities of cavity nesting birds, fitness effects, and microbial networks.

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Nara SHIN, MS Student

Nara joins us from Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Republic of South Korea. She is working on the evolution of Spiroplasma spp. in bat flies, with emphasis on horizontal gene transfers.

Jasniya Sha, MS STUDENT

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Jasniya got her B. Tech. at Anna University in Chennai, India. Her MS project deals with the evolution of IRB genes in Toxoplasma gondii, a protozoan parasite of (mostly) Felidae.