Alumni (Fellow)

Corlett Wood

H. Eugene Lockhart Family Jefferson Fellow
Stillwater, Minnesota
B.A. Swarthmore College (2008)
Ph.D. University of Virginia (2014)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences


Corlett Wood is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow in John Stinchcombe’s lab in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at the University of Toronto. She is starting a tenure-track faculty job at the University of Pittsburgh in the fall of 2018, as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences.

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