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. 


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.
April 21, 2015
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology graduate students Katherine Littrell and Franz Simon won graduate research fellowships from the US National Science Foundation (Littrell)...
February 28, 2015
EEB postdoc Samuel Fey’s recent co-authored study on mass die-offs of populations get a feature write-up in the Hartford Courant.