Rob Melde

Position title: PhD Student

Rob is a PhD student in the department of Integrative Biology who is interested in studying the patterns of mutation and how those patterns might/will change due to climate change. He has a background in mutation accumulation studies as well as other experimental evolution in C. elegans. He previously studied under the guidance of Dr. Vaishali Katju and Dr. Ulfar Bergthorsson at Texas A&M University where he earned a B.S. in Biochemistry and Genetics.