Haylee Janelle Nedblake

Master's Student
Primary office:
EEB, Haworth Hall


Advisor: Lena Hileman
Research interests: Floral trait evolution, plant-pollinator interaction
Hometown: Kansas City, MO



  • BS in Biology, Minor in Chemistry, Park University


  • Nedblake, H.J., C. Wessinger, and L. C. Hileman. Evolution of floral pigments in Penstemon, Botany 2020 - Virtual, Virtual, July 2020. Poster presentation.
  • Nedblake, H.J., R. Zitter, and S. Hageman. Comparison study of marine trace fossils from the Upper Carboniferous in the Rock Lake Shale in Kansas City, MO. 150th Annual Meeting of the Kansas Academy of Science, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas, April 2018. Poster presentation.

Grants and proposals

  • Nedblake, H.J. Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). Pollination syndrome-induced floral evolution shifts style length in Penstemon. NSF 19-590. $138,000. 60 mo. 08/01/20-08/01/25. Declined.

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