Heather Tuttle

161 Alderman Hall

1970 Folwell Ave
Alderman Hall
Saint Paul, MN 55108
United States

Degree
Ph.D.
Advisor
Laura Shannon
Program
Biomedical Informatics and Computational Biology
Education

B.S. University of Minnesota - TC, 2018

Biography

Heather graduated with her Bachelors in life and plant science from the inter-college program in 2018. Starting as a grad student in the Shannon Lab in 2019, she is now concurrently working towards a Master's and Ph.D. in the Biomedical informatics and computational biology program. Her current research projects aim to answer questions we have about the impact of polyploidy on diversity and abiotic stresses.

Areas of Interest

Polyploidy, differential gene expression, diversity, bioinformatics