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Nancy Aguilar-Roca
Nancy Aguilar-Roca
PhD, University of California, San Diego, 2000
Biology Education Research, Comparative Physiology (adaptation to hypoxia, evolution of air-breathing)
Center for Organismal Biology
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Steven D. Allison
Steven D. Allison
Ph.D. Stanford University, 2005
Microbial enzymes, theoretical ecology, and biogeochemistry
Center for Environment Biology
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John Avise
John Avise
Ph.D. University of California, Davis, 1975
Molecular evolution and population genetics
Member of the National Academy of Sciences
Evolutionary Genetics
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Francisco J. Ayala
Francisco J. Ayala
Ph.D. Columbia University, 1964
Evolutionary genetics
Member of the National Academy of Sciences
Evolutionary Genetics
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Manny Azizi
Manny Azizi
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, 2003
Muscle physiology
Center for Organismal Biology
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Peter A. Bowler
Peter A. Bowler
Ph.D. University of California, Irvine, 1974
Conservation and restoration biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
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Matthew Bracken
Matthew Bracken
Oregon State University, 2003
Causes and consequences of changes in biodiversity; community and ecosystem ecology
Center for Environment Biology
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Timothy J. Bradley
Timothy J. Bradley
Ph.D. University of British Columbia, 1976
Comparative physiology of ion transport epithelia
AAAS Fellow
Center for Organismal Biology
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Adriana Briscoe
Nancy Tyler Burley
Nancy Tyler Burley
Ph.D. University of Texas, Austin, 1977
Behavioral ecology; sexual selection, social organization and communication
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Robin M Bush
Robin M Bush
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1988
Evolution of infectious diseases
Evolutionary Genetics
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Diane R Campbell
Diane R Campbell
AAAS Fellow
Ph.D. Duke University, 1983
Evolution in natural plant populations; plant-pollinator interactions
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
Evolutionary Genetics
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J.J Emerson
J.J Emerson
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2006
Evolution of genetic novelty: copy number variation, gene duplication, sex chromosome evolution and the evolution of gene expression.
Evolutionary Genetics
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Steven A. Frank
Steven A. Frank
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1987
Evolutionary genetics, host-parasite interactions
Evolutionary Genetics
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Brandon S. Gaut
Brandon S. Gaut
Ph.D. University of California, Riverside, 1992
Phylogenetic analysis; molecular evolution
AAAS Fellow
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
Evolutionary Genetics
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Donovan P. German
Donovan P. German
Ph.D. University of Florida, 2008
Ecological and nutritional physiology
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Bradford A. Hawkins
Bradford A. Hawkins
Ph.D. University of California, Riverside, 1984
Macroecology and biogeography
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James W. Hicks
James W. Hicks
Ph.D. University of New Mexico, 1984
Comparative physiology of circulation and gas exchange;
activity physiology
AAAS Fellow
Center for Organismal Biology
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Bradley Hughes
Bradley Hughes
Ph.D. University of California, Irvine, 2007
Comparative physiology and science education
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Travis Huxman
Travis Huxman
Director, Center for Environmental Biology
PhD University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2000
Physiological Ecology, Plant Ecology, Ecohydrology,
Global Change Biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
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Anthony Long
Anthony Long
Ph.D. McMaster University (Canada), 1994
Quantitative and population genetics
Evolutionary Genetics
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Catherine Loudon
Catherine Loudon
Ph.D. Duke University, 1986
Biomechanics and insect physiology
Center for Organismal Biology
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Adam C. Martiny
Adam C. Martiny
Ph. D. Technical University of Denmark, 2003
Microbial ecology, genomics, and physiology
(Split appointment with Earth System Science)
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Jennifer B.H. Martiny
Jennifer B.H. Martiny
Ph.D. Stanford University, 1999
Community ecology, microbial diversity, and global change biology
Center for Environment Biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
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Matt McHenry
Matt McHenry
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2002
Hydrodynamics and mechanoreception of aquatic animals
Center for Organismal Biology
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Kailen A. Mooney
Kailen A. Mooney
Ph.D. University of Colorado, Boulder, 2004
Community ecology, evolutionary ecology, community genetics, plant-insect interactions
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
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Laurence D. Mueller
Laurence D. Mueller
Ph.D. University of California, Davis, 1979
Theoretical and empirical studies of density-dependent natural selection
AAAS Fellow
Evolutionary Genetics
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Jessica D. Pratt
Jessica D. Pratt
Ph.D. University of California, Irvine,  2013
Conservation Biology, Restoration Ecology, Plant-Insect Interactions, Conservation & Sustainability Education Research
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José M. Ranz
José M. Ranz
Ph.D. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain, 1998
Comparative genomics and evolution of the expression network
Evolutionary Genetics
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Richard Symanski
Richard Symanski
Ph.D. Syracuse University, 1971
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Michael R. Rose
Michael R. Rose
Ph.D. University of Sussex, 1979
Evolution of life histories and genetic systems
AAAS Fellow
Evolutionary Genetics
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Ann K. Sakai
Ann K. Sakai
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1978
Plant population biology; evolution of plant reproductive systems
AAAS Fellow
Center for Environment Biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
Evolutionary Genetics
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Cascade Sorte
Cascade Sorte
University of California, Davis, 2010
Global change ecology; marine ecophysiology; invasion biology
Center for Environment Biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
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Kevin Thornton
Kevin Thornton
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2003
Comparative genomics and population genetics
Evolutionary Genetics
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Kathleen K. Treseder
Kathleen K. Treseder
Ph.D. Stanford University
Ecosystem ecology, global change biology, and microbial biogeochemistry
Center for Environment Biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
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Stephen G. Weller
Stephen G. Weller
AAAS Fellow
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1975
Plant population biology; evolutionary genetics of plant reproductive systems
Center for Environment Biology
Ecology and Evolutionary Ecology
Evolutionary Genetics
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Dominik Wodarz
Dominik Wodarz
D.Phil. Oxford University, 1998
Theoretical biology of cancer, infectious diseases, and immunology
Evolutionary Genetics
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Affiliated Faculty

Alan G. Barbour
Alan G. Barbour
M.D. Tufts University, 1972
Population biology of infectious diseases
(Joint appointment with Microbiology & Molecular Genetics and Medicine)
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Michael L. Goulden
Michael L. Goulden
Ph.D. Stanford University, 1992
Ecosystem ecology; plant physiological ecology; micrometeorology
(Joint appointment with Earth System Science)
http://ceb.bio.uci.edu
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Mahtab Jafari
Mahtab Jafari
Pharm D., University of California, San Francisco, 1994
Impact of Botanical Extracts on Longevity and Health Span, anti-aging
Pharmacology, and Preventative Medicine
(Joint appointment with Pharmaceutical Sciences)
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Chenyang Sunny Jiang
Chenyang Sunny Jiang
Ph.D. University of South Florida, 1996
Aquatic microbiology and ecology
(Joint appointment with Environmental Health, Science & Policy)
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Natalia Komarova
Natalia Komarova
Ph.D. University of Arizona, 1998
(Joint appointment with Mathematics)
http://evogen.bio.uci.edu/
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Simon Levin
Simon Levin
Ph.D. University of Maryland, 1964
Mathematical modeling of biocomplexity
Member of the National Academy of the Sciences
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R. Michael Mulligan
R. Michael Mulligan
Ph.D. Michigan State University, 1983
RNA editing in plant mitochondria and chloroplasts
(Joint appointment with Developmental and Cell Biology)
http://plants.bio.uci.edu/
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James T. Randerson
James T. Randerson
Ph.D. Stanford University, 1998
Global carbon and nutrient cycles, fires, atmospheric trace gases, and biosphere-atmosphere interactions
(Joint appointment with Earth System Science)
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Guiyun Yan
Guiyun Yan
Ph.D. University of Vermont, 1994
Ecology and genetics of malaria
(Joint appointment with Public Health)
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