Holly Rucker

Credentials: I am studying how environmental factors on early Earth impacted the activity and evolution of nitrogenases. I am interested in using ancestral sequence reconstruction to engineer modern microbes with ancestral nitrogenases and then resurrect ancient biosignatures in the lab.

Email: hrucker@wisc.edu

Class of 2022
BS, Biology – James Madison University
MS, Marine & Atmospheric Science – SUNY at Stony Brook
Kacar Lab