Iris Menendez joins Amniota Lab

Iris Menendez (PhD Complutense Univ., Madrid, Spain) joined our lab as an Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow on March 1st. Her project, Unveiling the role of morphological and ecological evolution in the rodent radiation, will examine the the role of ecological opportunity in generating morphological diversity in rodents, and on the geological and ecological drivers of convergent evolution.

More on Iris here.

Welcome Iris!

Morphological and locomotory convergence in rodents and other mammals (credit: Iris Menendez).