Patricia Adair Gowaty

Patricia Adair Gowaty

Distinguished Professor

email:   gowaty@eeb.ucla.edu
phone:  310-206-2186
office:  Botany 114D
lab:  Life Sciences 4315
Gowaty blogs on Huffington Post



Recent Courses

EE BIOL 17 - Evolution for Everyone
EE BIOL 175 - Evolutionary Dynamics of Sexual Conflict


Education

B.A., Biology, Tulane University 1967
Ph.D., Zoology, Clemson University 1980



Research Interests


Selected Publications

Gowaty, P.A, Jessica Laverentz, Yong-Kyu Kim, and W.W. Anderson, "Polyandry increases egg-to-adult survival and the number of adult offspring by Female Drosophila pseudoobscura", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107 (31): 13771-13776 (2010) [link].

Gowaty, P.A., "Compensation in reproduction", Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, M. Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), (In 'Reproductive Behavior', P.A. Gowaty, Section Ed.) Oxford Academic Press 1 : 345-349 (2010) .

Kim, Y-K, M. B. Weber, W. W. Anderson and Gowaty, P. A., "Preference status does not indicate intrinsic quality differences in Drosophila pseudoobscura", Journal of Integrated Zoology, M. Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), 5 : 198-207 (2010) .

Brant C. Faircloth, Alexandra Title, Kevin Tan, Justin Welty, James R. Belthoff and Patricia Adair Gowaty, "Eighteen microsatellite loci developed from western burrowing owls (Athene cunicularia hypugaea)", Conservation Genetics Resources, M. Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), 5 : - (2010) .

Drickamer, L. C. and P. A. Gowaty, "The future of behavioral ecology", Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, M Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), Oxford Academic Press 1 : 764-769 (2010) .

Drury, JP. and P. A. Gowaty, "Social Selection, Sexual Selection, and Sexual Conflict,", Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, M. Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), (In ?Reproductive Behavior?, P A Gowaty, Section Ed.) Oxford Academic Press 1 : 273-280 (2010) .

Gowaty, P. A. and S. P. Hubbell, "Killing Time: A Mechanism of Sexual Selection and Sexual Conflict", In: Primary Sexual Characters in Animals, Alex Cordoba-Aguilar and Janet Leonard(Eds.), Oxford University Press 1 : 79-96 (2010) .

Gowaty, P. A., "Watcher: The Development of an Evolutionary Biologist", In: Leaders in Animal Behavior: The Second Generation, Lee C. Drickamer and Don Dewsbury(Eds.), Cambridge University Press 1 : 309-342 (2010) .

Gowaty, P.A., "Forced or Aggressively Coerced Copulation", Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, M Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), (In ?Reproductive behavior? P A Gowaty, Section Ed.) Oxford Academic Press 1 : 759-763 (2010) .

Faircloth, B. C., A. Ramos, H. Drummond, and P. A. Gowaty, "Isolation and characterization of microsatellite loci from blue-footed boobies (Sula nebouxii)", Conservation Genetics Resources, M Breed and J. Moore(Eds.), 1 : - (2009) .


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