Lily Khadempour, Ph.D.

Microbial Ecology, Evolution and Symbiosis

Current Position



I am currently a postdoctoral researcher in the EcoEvo Lab at CSUN, under the guidance of Prof. Casey terHorst. I am studying the relationship between evolution and ecology in multiple trophic levels of microbial communities found in pitcher plants.


M.Sc. w/ Honors (2011)

Faculty of Forestry, Dept. of Wood Science

University of British Columbia
Advisor: Prof. Colette Breuil

B.Sc. (2007)

Ecology & Environmental Biology

University of British Columbia


Department of Biology
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Northridge, CA 91330-8303