Faculty Profile: Briscoe, Adriana

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Faculty Information Lab Information (Packet Type, Course Title, & Department) Location
Briscoe, Adriana
Lab Contact:
Adriana Briscoe
(949) 824-1118
Department: Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
McGaugh 5428

Research Description

Research positions are available to work on a number of projects related to studying the evolution and functional characterization of opsin genes in butterflies. Students will have the opportunity to learn molecular biological techniques such as PCR, cloning and sequencing, and after such techniques are mastered, will be encouraged to develop an independent project in their second year

Requirements to Participate

Mandatory lab meeting attendance, written summary of research progress at the end of each quarter.

Time Commitment per Week

9-12 hrs/wk

Faculty Means of Evaluation

Successful acquisition of experimental data and lab meeting attendance.