About EEB

The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) Interdisciplinary Doctoral Degree Program integrates independent research programs related to the disciplines of ecology and evolutionary biology to heighten awareness of this important area of biological research within Texas A&M University.


News & Announcements

. . . EEB faculty, students, and postdoc have a new pub about fire ants. Nice work, Jessica Light, Sarah Hamer, Adrian Castellanos, Gabe Hamer and Micky Eubanks! [Biology Letters] [AgriLife Today]

. . . Check out this great list of potential women seminar speakers. Women should feel free to add themselves to this list.

. . . Who likes microbes? If you do, consider joining the new TAMU Microbiota Research Interest Group. And mark your calendar for Microbiota Open Forum on Tuesday, November 8.

. . . Dr. Chris Schalk is launching a crowdfunding campaign at Sam Houston State University. Read all about it.

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Spotlight:  Alyson Brokaw

ALYSON BROKAW is a 2nd year PhD student in the Smotherman bat lab (Biology Dept). Before coming to Texas A&M, Alyson earned a Master’s degree researching bat social calls and communication at Humboldt State University. She is interested in sensory ecology and social behavior in bats, focusing on acoustic and olfactory social signals.  Alyson also tweets like a bat on  Twitter.

Alyson is a recipient of a Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grant from the American Museum of Natural History to study Stunira lilium in Mexico.

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Upcoming Events

Mon 03

EEB Fall 2016 Seminar Series – Jason Martina

October 3 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Tue 04

Master’s defense: Aleyda Galan

October 4 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
Mon 17

EEB Fall 2016 Seminar Series – Trudy Mackay

October 17 @ 4:10 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon 24

EEB Fall 2016 Seminar Series – James Cai

October 24 @ 4:10 pm - 5:00 pm