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David D Shoemaker's Profile

Homepage: http://ars.usda.gov/pandp/people/people.htm?personid=39379

Research Interests: Population and evolutionary genetics of fire ants

David D Shoemaker's Projects

Biological - Genetic diversity of microsporidia in fire ants
Principal Investigator: David D Shoemaker

This project will involve using molecular genetic tools to characterize patterns of genetic diversity of microsporidia pathogens infecting fire ants.

Requirements: undergraduate major in biological sciences; preference will be given to students that have completed a course in either evolution or genetics

Time Commitment: full-time for 10 weeks; 10+hrs during academic yr

Independent Study: Not Available
Work Study: Not Available
Salary: Available
Volunteer: Not Available