Research focuses on evolutionary and physiological mechanisms that enable organisms to invade new environments or respond to climate change
- Climate Change
- Invasive species
- Comparative Physiology
- Adviser on invasive species to National Science Foundation Research Coordinated Network, National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, etc.
- Author of reviews for Trends in Ecology and Evolution, Invasive Species Encyclopedia, Evolutionary Applications, etc.
- Climate Science award from France (Macron's "Make Our Planet Great Again" award)