Quantitative & Functional Genomics Lab 

Principal Investigator: Dr. Giri Athrey

Assistant Professor of Genomics

Department of Poultry Science &

Faculty of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology &

Faculty of Biotechnology

Texas A&M University


Lab members, from left to right: Jason Pizzini, Charlotte Hieke, Matthew Liverman, Hamza Khan, Shawna Peer, Giri Athrey, Hoa Nguyen-Phuc

The unifying theme of our research is to develop a comprehensive understanding of the mechanistic and functional basis of phenotypic variation and adaptations in natural and domesticated populations. The broader implications of our research includes the generation of knowledge and innovative tools for improving animal, human and environmental health.