04/01/2013 EEB Grad Students, Doug Booher, Marissa Caringella, Mark Phuong, And Camille Yabut, Have Received Prestigious NSF Predoctoral Fellowships And Janet Buckner And Madeline Tiee Received Honorable Mentions
07/13/2011 USA Today Reports Today On Research By Christine Scoffoni, A UCLA Doctoral Student In Ecology And Evolutionary Biology, And Lawren Sack, A UCLA Professor Of Ecology And Evolutionary Biology
04/07/2011 The Department Of Ecology And Evolutionary Biology Is Pleased And Proud To Announce That Three Of Its Graduate Students Received The Very Prestigious And Highly Competitive NSF Pre-doctoral Fellowships For 2011
Professor Phil Rundel awarded a New NSF Grant
Professor Phil Rundel, together with colleagues from UC Riverside and UC Merced, have been awarded a new NSF grant to carry out research on the impact of El Nino conditions on soil fluxes of carbon and methane in the tropical rainforest at La Selva Biological Station in Costa Rica.
Blumstein lab featured on BioScience Webpage
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Grant Awarded to Professor Michael Alfaro
Congratulation to ISG faculty, Jessica Lynch Alfaro and EEB faculty, Michael Alfaro who were awarded a grant through the Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), "Phenotypic plasticity of robust Capuchin monkeys (genus Sapajus): research on the effects of distinct ontogenetic trajectories and context-dependent activation," under PI Patricia Izar, Psychology Department, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. This is an interdisciplinary grant that will study behavioral development in four wild populations of Capuchin monkeys in Brazil. Dr. Lynch Alfaro will be heading up the sequencing of genomes of 10 Capuchin monkey species, and subsequently developing a SNP-chip for population-level genomic analyses of Capuchin monkeys using non-invasive sampling techniques.
PROFESSOR NATHAN KRAFT AND PROFESSOR LAWREN SACK RECOGNIZED AMONG THE WORLD'S MOST INFLUENTIAL SCIENTIFIC MINDS
EEB Department Professors Nathan Kraft and Professor Lawren Sack have been named among the World's Most Influential Scientific Minds 2015 by Thomson Reuters, designating "innovators forging a path toward a brighter tomorrow.". Profs Kraft and Sack have joined the list of Highly Cited Researchers, based on authorship of highly cited papers (top 1% of their subject field and year), a mark of exceptional impact. Read more: Thomson Reuters and UCLA Newsroom.
Professor Bob Wayne and Adjunct Professor Seth Riley Featured on CBS' 60 Minutes
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Professor Wayne's interview begins at 38:49 and Professor Seth Riley's interview starts at 40:35.
Professor Kirk Lohmueller featured in the UCLA Newsroom
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Professor Dan Blumstein featured in the LA Times
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Dr. Samantha Cheng featured on the UCLA Newsroom Twitter
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Professor Robert Wayne awarded a 2016 President's Research Catalyst Award
UC OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT, RECOGNIZES UCLA-HBCU PROGRAM RUN BY PROFESSORS PAUL BARBER AND PEGGY FONG
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