Amy Goldberg

Assistant Professor of Biology

See website: www.goldberglab.org

Education

  • Ph.D., Stanford University 2017

Goldberg, Amy, Ananya Rastogi, and Noah A. Rosenberg. “Assortative mating by population of origin in a mechanistic model of admixture.Theoretical Population Biology 134 (August 2020): 129–46. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tpb.2020.02.004. Full Text

Kemp, Melissa E., Alexis M. Mychajliw, Jenna Wadman, and Amy Goldberg. “7000 years of turnover: historical contingency and human niche construction shape the Caribbean's Anthropocene biota.Proceedings. Biological Sciences 287, no. 1927 (May 20, 2020): 20200447. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2020.0447. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, Ananya Rastogi, and Noah Rosenberg. “Assortative mating by population of origin in a mechanistic model of admixture,” August 21, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1101/743476. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, Torsten Günther, Noah A. Rosenberg, and Mattias Jakobsson. “Reply to Lazaridis and Reich: Robust model-based inference of male-biased admixture during Bronze Age migration from the Pontic-Caspian Steppe.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114, no. 20 (May 5, 2017): E3875–77. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1704442114. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, Torsten Günther, Noah A. Rosenberg, and Mattias Jakobsson. “Ancient X chromosomes reveal contrasting sex bias in Neolithic and Bronze Age Eurasian migrations.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 114, no. 10 (March 2017): 2657–62. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1616392114. Full Text

Goldberg, Amy, Alexis M. Mychajliw, and Elizabeth A. Hadly. “Post-invasion demography of prehistoric humans in South America.” Nature 532, no. 7598 (April 2016): 232–35. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature17176. Full Text Open Access Copy

Bobrek, Katya, Sandra Beleza, and Amy Goldberg. “Sex-biased admixture and geographic mating structure shape genomic variation in Cape Verde.” In American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 168:23–23. WILEY, 2019.

Selected Grants

Genetic and Genomics Training Grant awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2020 to 2025

Inferring the evolutionary history of admixed populations awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2019 to 2025

Statistical inference of the demographic consequences of agriculture worldwide awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2023

Natural Selection in Admixed Populations awarded by National Institutes of Health (Principal Investigator). 2020 to 2021

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Training Program awarded by National Institutes of Health (Mentor). 2005 to 2021