Manisha is a Ph.D. student in the field of Computational Biology. She earned her B.Sc. in Mathematics in 2015 from Michigan State University. After graduating from Michigan State, she came to Cornell University and joined the Clark Lab in May 2016. Manisha is primarily interested in constructing models to examine the underlying population genetics of genetic conflict, particularly as it applies to mitochondrial-nuclear interactions, sexual antagonism, and the evolution of sex chromosomes.