Potential projects include: 1) Effects of temperature and nutrient additions on microbial communities of freshwater sediment and biofilm. Hengill Valley, Iceland. Collaborators: Wyatt Cross, Jon Benstead
2) Bacterial communities of disease vectors in the tropics. Amazon Forest, Peru.
3) Mosquito-associated microbiomes of Montanan mosquitos. Collaborator: Greg Johnson
4) Effect of UV radiation on microbial community composition and microbial evolution in geothermal microbial mats. Collaborator: Tim McDermott.
5) Rhizosphere microbial communities across 300 years of secondary succession. Bozeman, MT. Collaborator: Jack Brookshire