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.


Erka Edward - David Post - Paul Turner
February 25, 2020
Congratulations to EEB Professors Erika Edwards, David Post and Paul Turner who have just been elected to The Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering (CASE).  Dr....
December 2, 2019
The paper entitled “Evolution of placental invasion and cancer metastasis are causally linked” has been published in Nature Ecology & Evolution and states that animals...
David M. Post
November 27, 2019
David M. Post, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).  David was elected to...