Michele Piercey-Normore
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You can find more information at my personal website .

Research Interests

Biodiversity, Ecology and Environment, Systematics and evolution in the algal and fungal partners of lichen associations, fungal selection of lichen algae, natural products of lichen fungi, gene flow among populations of symbionts, mating systems of lichen fungi, and conservation genetics

Recent Publications

  • Athukarola, Sarangi N.P., Erwin Huebner, Michele D. Piercey-Normore. (2014). Identification and comparison of the three early stages of resynthesis for the lichen, Cladonia rangiferina. Canadian Journal of Microbiology. 60, 41-52.

Research and students

Congratulations to Sarangi and Chris on passing their PhD defences.

Important Dates

March 20: Start of Summer term registration

March 30: Good Friday (University Closed)

April 1: Easter Sunday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Dr. Virginia Trimble: “TBA” — Friday, March 23 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Paul Cremer: “TBA” — Friday, April 6 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.