Jared Strasburg

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Professional Title
Assistant Professor/Director of Undergraduate Studies



  • B.S., 1997, University of Missouri-Rolla
  • Ph.D., 2004, Washington University in St. Louis

Curriculum Vitae 

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Research and Teaching Interests

Population and evolutionary genetics, hybridization, speciation genetics and genomics. I currently teach General Biology, Genetics, Evolution, and Communication in Biology.


Recent Publications

  • Dobosenski, JA, Strasburg JL, Larson, WA, Hrabik TR (2020). Investigating population genetics of invasive rainbow smelt in the Great Lakes Region. Journal of Great Lakes Research 46, 382-390.

  • Rick JA, Moen RA, Erb JD, Strasburg JL (2017). Population structure and gene flow in a newly harvested gray wolf (Canis lupus) population. Conservation Genetics 18, 1091-1104.

  • Ron J, Lammers Y, Strasburg JL, et al. (2014). New insights into domestication of carrot using high-throughput transcriptome sequencing of cultivars and wild populations. BMC Genomics 15:895.

  • Strasburg JL, Rieseberg LH (2013) Methodological challenges to realizing the potential of hybridization research. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26, 259-260.

  • Strasburg JL, Sherman NA, Wright KM, et al. (2012) What can patterns of differentiation across plant genomes tell us about adaptation and speciation? Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences 367, 364-373.

  • Strasburg JL, Rieseberg LH (2011) Interpreting the estimated timing of migration events between hybridizing species. Molecular Ecology 20, 2353-2366.

Previous Graduate Students

  • Jamie Dobosenski (M.S., Integrated Biosciences)

  • Jessica Rick(M.S., Integrated Biosciences)

  • Tessa Tjepkes (M.S., Integrated Biosciences)