EEB is harnessing the power of ecology and evolutionary biology to develop solutions to global challenges.

EEB is harnessing the power of ecology and evolutionary power to develop solutions to global challenges.

EEB is harnessing the power of ecology and evolutionary power to develop solutions to global challenges.

EEB is educating the next generation of scholars, professionals and citizens for the biological, environmental and biotechnological challenges of the future.

EEB is educating the next generation of scholars, professionals and citizens for the biological, environmental and biotechnological challenges of the future.

EEB is educating the next generation of scholars, professionals and citizens for the biological, environmental and biotechnological challenges of the future.

EEB is an intellectual hub that bridges fundamental and applied life sciences.

EEB is an intellectual hub that bridges fundamental and applied life sciences.

EEB is an intellectual hub that bridges fundamental and applied life sciences.

EEB is answering fundamental questions in ecology and evolutionary biology.

EEB is answering fundamental questions in ecology and evolutionary biology.

EEB is answering fundamental questions in ecology and evolutionary biology.

opportunities beyond the classroom

students can choose to do field research in our Field or Marine Biology Quarter, take part in our annual Biology Research Symposium or get involved with research with our amazing faculty!

creative and highly interactive, intellectual environment

students are prepared to excel in positions in academia, industry, and governmental / non-governmental organizations.

 

FACULTY

diverse faculty interests

world class faculty study a wide spectrum of research areas including, Behavior, Conservation Biology, Developmental Biology, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Marine Biology, Paleobiology, Plant Biology, Physiological Ecology, Theory, and Tropical Biology.

FACULTY SPOTLIGHT

Malcolm Gordon

I study the biomechanics and hydrodynamics of how fishes and other aquatic animals swim. This involves a surprisingly complex set of issues. Actively swimming fishes, whales, etc., are mostly streamlined, but streamlining alone does not explain the great variety of body shapes and sizes in relation to swimming speeds and the efficiencies with which these animals convert energy into motion.

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News


EEB Professors Kirk Lohmueller, Robert Wayne, Current EEB Graduate Student Christopher Kyriazis, and Former Wayne Lab Student, Dr. Jacqueline Robinson's Recent Publication Continues to Trend on Multiple News Outlets

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UCLA EEB Professors Kirk Lohmueller & Robert Wayne, Current EEB Graduate Student Christopher Kyriazis, and Former Wayne Lab Student, Dr. Jacqueline Robinson are Featured Across Multiple News Outlets for their Research that was Recently Published in Science

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Seminars


May 18, 2022
Hillary Young
Effects of Wildlife Loss and Livestock Replacememt on Disease Transmission in a Changing World
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May 25, 2022
Maria Diuk-Wasser
Tick-borne Disease Emergence: a Coupled Natural-Human System
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Related Events


May 16, 2022
BEC
Richard Wrangham
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm https://www.youtube.com/user/UCLABEC
Hunter-Gatherers, Homo duplex and the Evolution of Human Groupishness

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May 23, 2022
BEC
Dietrich Stout
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm https://www.youtube.com/user/UCLABEC
The Evolutionary Neuroscience of Cultural Evolution

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