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Robin Jones
Graduate Student
Biodiversity Institute

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Inferring evolutionary relationships using coalescent, phylogenetic, and population genetic models


B.S. in ecology, behavior, and evolution from the University of California, Los Angeles, 2009



Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics Scholarship: $1800

Ida H. Hyde Scholarship for Women in Science: $2200

KU EEB Departmental Summer Scholarship: $1400

KU Graduate Research Fellowship: $1500

KU Biodiversity Institute Panorama Grant: $1000


National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Honorable Mention: Host-parasite population genetics and coevolution


Distinguishing genetic introgression from competing evolutionary hypotheses in an island bird system (Passeriformes: Cisticolidae). Jones, R. M., Moyle, R. G. KU Graduate Student Retreat, November 2012.

More than one type of tenure: anthropogenic noise affects individual-level and chorus-level tenure in the frog Dendropsophus microcephalus. Kaiser, K., Alloush, M., Jones, R. M., Martineau, K., Marczak, S., Oliva, M. V., Narins, P. M. Annual Meeting of the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Seattle, WA, 2010

Kaiser, K., Alloush, M., Jones, R. M. , Marczak, S., Martineau, K., Oliva, M. V., and Narins, P. M. When sounds collide: Effects of anthropogenic noise on frog calling behavior. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Portland, OR, 2009.