Joyce Riphagen

330 North Orchard Street
Madison WI 53715
Preferred pronouns: she/her/hers
Joined WID: 2020
riphagen@wisc.edu


Making inferences on characteristics of ancestral eukaryotes using phylogenetic methods

About

Joyce is a current undergraduate majoring in Botany, Conservation Biology, and Journalism through the College of Letters and Sciences.

Education

 BS, Botany, Conservation Biology, and Journalism through the College of Letters and Sciences Honours (in progress)

Research Description

I am conducting a semester-long literature-based study to evaluate whether ancestral eukaryotes are more likely to have been syncytial/multinucleate or uninucleate.