Heather Bracken-Grissom

Heather Bracken-Grissom

Office: MSB 353
Phone: 305-919-4190
Lab: MSB 330
Lab Phone: 305-919-5838
Fax: 305-919-4030
The Bracken-Grissom Lab

Ph.D. Environmental and Evolutionary Biology
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Fall 2003-Fall 2008

B.S. Aquatic Science
University of California-Santa Barbara
Fall 1997-Spring 2002

Research Interests

  • Evolution of marine invertebrates, with an emphasis on decapod crustaceans
  • Phylogenetics, Systematics & Taxonomy
  • Ecology, Biogeography & Conservation Biology
  • Visual systems and bioluminescence
  • Cryptic diversity of species complexes