Brielle FischmanDirector of Introductory Laboratories

Joined faculty in 2014

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
B.S., Cornell University

Contact Information

Phone (315) 781-3672


Fischman, BJ, Pitts-Singer, TL, and Robinson, GE. (2017) Nutritional regulation of phenotypic plasticity in a solitary bee (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae). Environmental Entomology nvx119.

Romiguier J, Cameron SA, Woodard SH, Fischman BJ, Keller L, Praz CJ. (2016) Phylogenomics controlling for base compositional bias reveals a single origin of eusociality in corbiculate-bees. Molecular Biology and Evolution 33: 670 – 678.

Kapheim KM, Pan H, Li C, Salzberg SL, Puiu D, Magoc T, Robertson HM, Hudson ME, Venkat A, Fischman BJ, et. al. (2015) Social evolution. Genomic signatures of evolutionary transitions from solitary to group living. Science 348: 1139 – 1143.

Woodard SH, Fischman BJ, Venkat A, Hudson ME, Varala K, Cameron SA, Clark AG, Robinson GE. (2011) Genes involved in convergent evolution of eusociality in bees. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108: 7472 – 7477.

Fischman BJ, Woodard SH, Robinson GE (2011) Molecular evolutionary analyses of insect societies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 108 (Suppl 2): 10847–10854.