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The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale University is home to broad, interdisciplinary and highly collaborative research with particular expertise in population, community, ecosystem, and macroecology; in evolutionary genetics, developmental evolution, behavioral evolution, and evolutionary medicine; and in phylogenetics, systematics, and biodiversity.  We are committed to producing world-class scientists, educators and professionals through undergraduate and graduate education. 

News

Cong Liang
July 22, 2015
Cong Liang, graduate student in the Wagner lab, won the best poster prize at the meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution in Vienna, July 12th. Cong’s...
May 13, 2015
The evolution-house-cards-model-wins research is conducted by recent EEB Ph.D. Andrea Hodgins-Davis. http://news.yale.edu/2015/05/13/evolution-house-cards-model-wins#.VVYfRy...
April 25, 2015
On April 25, 2015 Professor Stephen Stearns was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Zurich both for his research and for his teaching.