2018 – NSF – Dimensions of Biodiversity: Collaborative Research: Phylogenetic, genetic, and functional diversity of the cyanobacterial bloom interactome from local to global scales

Funding: National Science Foundation (Dimensions of Biodiversity program) - $1,999,994

Duration: August 2018 - September 2023

Collaborators: Dave Hambright (OU PI) and Lee Krumholz (co-PI) (University of Oklahoma), Hans Paerl (UNC PI, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), and Morgan Steffen (JMU PI, James Madison University)