Kenneth M. Olsen, Ph.D.

Kenneth M. Olsen, Ph.D.

My research focuses on the genetic basis of evolution in plants: how is the genetic variation that we find within a species shaped by natural selection, population history, and other evolutionary forces?

Professor
Biology

Evolution, Ecology and Population Biology Program
Plant and Microbial Biosciences Program

  • evolution, genetics, plant biology, population genetics, molecular evolution

  • Plant evolutionary biology, molecular population genetics, genetics of adaptation, phylogeography