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

Peggy Fong

Caulerpa is a common tropical green large alga (macroalga) that has been dubbed the killer alga by the media, not because it kills humans, but because of massive blooms of this species that blanket and smother coral, killing whole sections of reefs.

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News


In Memoriam: Distinguished Professor, Bob Wayne

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EEB Professor Dan Blumstein Quoted on NPR on the the tradition of Groundhog Day in the U.S.

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EEB Ph.D. candidate Christina Del Carpio named as one of Inaugural UCLA EDI Student Leadership Awardees

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Seminars


February 8, 2023
Ophelia Venturelli
Predicting and designing the human gut microbiome
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February 13, 2023
Chuliang Song
Understanding ecological dynamics with incomplete information
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Related Events


February 13, 2023
BEC
Tina Lasisi
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm 352 Haines Hall
Hair, skin, and the racialization of human variation.

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February 27, 2023
BEC
Ainash Childebayeva
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm https://bec.ucla.edu/event/ainash-childebayeva-title-tba/


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