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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

July 11, 2017
The award was presented at the Society’s annual meeting at the Botany 2107 conference in Fort Worth, Texas. The Asa Gray Award — named after one of North America’s most...
Wildebeest Crossing the Mara River
June 20, 2017
A new paper from the Post Lab published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences explores mass drowning of wildebeest during their annual migration. Each year 1...