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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

April 8, 2016
Congratulations to Madelon Case, who was recently awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship for her work aimed at understanding how variation in rainfall and fire regimes...
April 7, 2016
Yale EEB/MSI researcher Alvaro Sanchez has received a prestigious 2016 International Human Frontier Science Program (IHFSP) Young Investigator grant. Awarded to a select...
March 31, 2016
Professor Jeff Powell is part of a team of scientists that are working on mapping the DNA of the Aedes aegypti mosquito in efforts to reduce the impact of the diseases that...