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C. Darrin Hulsey

Ph.D., 2004, University of California, Davis
Assistant Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Darrin's CV: pdf


Postdoctoral Researcher:

Benjamin Keck

Ph.D., 2009, University of Tennessee
Postdoctoral Researcher, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Ben's CV: pdf

Select Publications

Keck, B.P. and T.J. Near. 2009. Patterns of natural hybridization in darters (Percidae: Etheostomatinae). Copeia 4:758-773.

Keck, B.P. and T.J. Near. 2009. Geographic and temporal aspects of mitochondrial replacement in Nothonotus darters (Teleostei: Percidae: Etheostomatinae). Evolution. 64:1410-1428.

Keck, B.P. and T.J. Near. A young clade repeating an old pattern: diversity in Nothonotus darters (Teleostei: Percidae) endemic to the Cumberland river. Molecular Ecology. 19:5030-5042.


Graduate Students:

Phillip R. Hollingsworth Jr.

M.S. 2005, University of Tennessee
Graduate Student


Phillip's CV: pdf

Select Publications

Hollingsworth Jr., P.R., and T.J. Near. 2009. Temporal patterns of diversification and microendemism in Central Highland endemic barcheek darters (Percidae: Etheostomatinae). Evolution 63:228-243.

Hulsey, C.D., B.P. Keck, and P.R. Hollingsworth Jr. 2011. Species tree estimation and the biogeography of Heroine cichlids. Molecular Phylognetics and Evolution. 58: 124-131.

Hollingsworth Jr., P.R. and C.D. Hulsey 2011. Reconciling gene trees of eastern North American minnows. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution61: 149-156.

Sharon F. Clemmensen

M.S. 2009, University of Florida
Graduate Student


Callis, K.L., L.R. Christ, J. Resasco, D.W. Armitage, J.D. Ash, T.T. Caughlin, S.F. Clemmensen, S.M. Copeland, T.J. Fullman, R.L. Lynch, C. Olson, R.A. Pruner, E.H.M. Viera-Neto, R. West-Singh, E.M. Bruna. 2009. Improving Wikipedia: educational opportunity and professional responsibility. Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 24: 177-179.


Maxwell F. Rupp

B.S. 2010, University of Tennessee
Graduate Student


Morgan Douglas

B.S. 2011, Maryville College
Graduate Student