We investigate the causes and consequences of genomic instability using
baker's yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, as a model organism. You can view a
TRUEMU video about this work.
We are also involved in research on biology education, with a focus on the teaching of large introductory
We're always looking for talented undergraduate and master's-level students to join us. Click the "Join the Lab" link for information on the
opportunities available, or contact Dr. Casper.
Department of Biology
Eastern Michigan University
441 Mark Jefferson
Ypsilanti, MI 48197