PhD, Zoology, University of Maryland, 1997
MS, Natural Resources, University of Michigan, 1990
BS, Animal Ecology, Iowa State University, 1989
Associate Director, UGA Institute of Bioinformatics
Areas of Expertise
Research: comparative and environmental genomics, molecular ecology, infectious disease and vectors
Teaching: fundamentals of environmental health science, environmental genomics, genome technologies
Anhui Normal University, Wuhu, China
Dept. of Biol. Sci, Univ. of Alabama
Dept. of Genetics
Institute of Bioinformatics
Odum School of Ecology
Center for Contextual Genetics and Prevention Science
Center for the Collaborative Study of Gene-Social Environment Transactions
Faculty of Infectious Diseases
Biomedical & Health Sciences Institute
Savannah River Ecology Lab
Interdisciplinary Toxicology Program
EHSC 7010 Fundamentals of Environmental Health
EHSC 8460 Environmental Genomics
Dr. Glenn develops and uses new genomic tools to investigate processes in evolutionary biology and solve problems in environmental health and infectious disease ecology.
Glenn, T. C. & B. C. Faircloth. 2016. Capturing Darwin’s dream. Molecular Ecology Resources 16:1051-1058.
Hoffberg, S. L., et al. 2016. RADcap: Sequence capture of dual-digest RADseq libraries with identifiable duplicates and reduced missing data. Molecular Ecology Resources 16:1264-1278.
Green, R.E., et. al. 2014. Three crocodilian genomes reveal ancestral patterns of evolution among archosaurs. Science 346:1335.
Jarvis, E.D., et al. 2014. Whole genome analyses resolve early branches in the tree of life of modern birds. Science 346:1320-1331.
Smith, B. T., et al. 2014. The drivers of tropical speciation. Nature 515:406-409. Glenn, T. C., et al. 2013. Significant variance in genetic diversity among populations of Schistosoma haematobium detected using microsatellite DNA loci from a genome-wide database. Parasites and Vectors 6:300.
Faircloth, B. C., et al. 2012. Ultraconserved elements anchor thousands of genetic markers for target enrichment spanning multiple evolutionary timescales. Systematic Biology 61:717-26.
McCormack, J. E., et al. 2012. Ultraconserved elements are novel phylogenomic markers that resolve placental mammal phylogeny when combined with species tree analysis. Genome Research 22: 746-754.
Alfoldi, J., et al. 2011. The genome of the green anole lizard and a comparative analysis with birds and mammals. Nature 477: 587-591. Glenn, T. C. 2011. Field guide to next-generation DNA sequencers. Molecular Ecology Resources 11:759-769.
Glenn, T. C. & N. A. Schable. 2005. Isolating microsatellite DNA loci. Methods in Enzymology 395:202-222.