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I develop statistical models for use as priors in Bayesian methods for phylogenetic inference. In particular, I'm interested in divergence-time estimation -- e.g. modeling rate variation across the tree of life, diversification processes, and methods for incorporating information from the fossil record. | I develop statistical models for use as priors in Bayesian methods for phylogenetic inference. In particular, I'm interested in divergence-time estimation -- e.g. modeling rate variation across the tree of life, diversification processes, and methods for incorporating information from the fossil record. |

## Revision as of 17:10, 28 July 2014

Current:

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Kansas and University of California, Berkeley

In January 2015:

Assistant Professor

Dept. Ecology, Evolution, & Organismal Biology

Iowa State University

## Contact Information

- Institutional web pages:
- Blog: http://treethinkers.org/blog
- Twitter: @trayc7
- Email: tracyh "at" berkeley "dot" edu

## Research

I develop statistical models for use as priors in Bayesian methods for phylogenetic inference. In particular, I'm interested in divergence-time estimation -- e.g. modeling rate variation across the tree of life, diversification processes, and methods for incorporating information from the fossil record.

## Time at MBL

Sunday July 27 - Wednesday August 6