Rawson investigates the ecological genetics of marine benthic invertebrates. A major focus of his centers on the evolutionary dynamics of hybridization between blue mussels in the genus Mytilus using a combination of phylogenetic, physiological and molecular biological approaches. Visit Rawson’s biography to learn more.
Rawson’s work is supported by:
- School of Marine Sciences at the College of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Agriculture
- Maine Agricultural and Forest Experiment Station
Experiment Station contributions
- Current project: Nutritional Quality and the Physiological Drivers and Growth Variation in Eastern Oysters in Maine. Hatch project number ME022013.