Graduate students

Patrick Gorring

Patrick Gorring

Graduate Student

Herbivorous insects and their hostplants together comprise about half of all terrestrial eukaryotes (Futuyma and Agrawal 2009) and are food for most …

Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University
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Cambridge, MA 02138
Alyssa collecting in Puerto Rico
Photo by Sang Il Kim

Alyssa Hernandez

Graduate Student

Before pursuing my PhD at Harvard, my background had been largely focused on examining various ecological processes throughout the natural world. As an undergraduate at Cornell University, I completed a degree in Natural Resources with a focus on applied ecology. During my time at Cornell, an internship at Harvard Forest sparked my love of insects.

Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard University
26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138