Luke Harmon


I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Idaho. I completed my PhD with Jonathan Losos in 2005. My main interests are in adaptive radiation and phylogenetic comparative methods.


PO Box 443051, Department of Biological Sciences
University of Idaho
Moscow, ID 83844-3051

Phone: 208-885-0346


Postdoctoral researchers

  Josef Uyeda is a postdoc working on our NSF-funded project building Arbor.

Graduate students

Travis Hagey started his PhD in Fall 2007. His project involves the ecology, evolution, and functional morphology of geckos.
Denim Denim Jochimsen started her PhD in Summer 2008. She is carrying out a project on Polynesian herps.
Simone Simone DesRoches started her PhD in Fall 2008. Her project focuses on the evolutionary ecology of lizards in White Sands, New Mexico. Simone is co-advised by Erica Rosenblum.
Matt Matt Pennell joined the lab in Fall 2010. He is interested in statistical comparative methods and macroevolution.
kayla Kayla Hardwick started her PhD in Fall 2009. Her project is about behavior, selection, and speciation in White Sands lizards. Kayla is co-advised by Erica Rosenblum.
  Daniel Caetano started his PhD in Fall 2012. He is working on comparative methods for studying trait evolution.



Undergraduate researchers

Dora Boyd Cohen is an undergraduate biology major and math minor. She is studying how bacterial diversity occurs over time and space.
  Sasha Solomon
Anthony Hendricks
Daniel Daniel Davidson
  Jack Torresdal
  Matt Horner-Greene