2017-05-10 Congratulations To Master's Student, Kelsi Rutledge, For Earning The Best Student Fisheries Poster Award From The Southern California District Of The American Institute Of Fishery Research Biologists (aifrb)
2013-04-01 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
2011-07-13 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
2011-04-07 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
CLAUSEN, GADDIS, STEELE RECEIVE GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS FROM NSF
Congratulations to graduate students, Rachel Clausen, Keith Gaddis, and Stephanie Steele for receiving Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation. There three year awards pay an annual stipend of $30,000 plus tuition and fees.
Rachel Clausen will study the impact of changes in nutrient levels in species composition and community structure in marine intertidal ecosystems of New Zealand and California. Rachel also recently received a Fulbright award to support the New Zealand work.
Keith Gaddis will investigate gene flow and pollinator communities of Acacia senegal populations among oases of Mauritania, Africa, that are becoming increasingly isolated by desertification. Keith worked in Mauritania as a Peace Corp volunteer.
Stephanie Steele's research explores the impact of lekking species of Manikins on seed dispersal and seedling fitness of tropical forests of Ecuador, integrating behavioral, ecological, and genetic techniques.