Welcome! The Casasa lab will be opening in January 2023. We study the developmental and genetic mechanisms of complex traits and their evolution. Our focus is on developmental plasticity, using horned beetles and nematodes as systems.
November 2022 - We are looking for PhD students to join the lab for Fall 2023! Please email me if you are interested.
March 2022- I will be starting as an Assistant Professor at Boston University in January 2023!
November 20th 2020- I just gave a virtual talk for the Department of Biology at the University of Louisville. Thanks for the invitation!
September 17th 2020- The first paper of my postdoc is out! link
August 1st 2019- I had a great time at Evo-Devo Pan-Am. I gave a talk and co-led an LGBTQ+ in Science workshop.
May 10th 2019- I am excited to become part of the executive council of Evo-Devo Pan-Am! This is a great community and I am looking forward to working with everyone.
February 11th 2019- I just joined the Ragsdale Lab as a postdoc. More details on my research to come soon!