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

. . . New Voelker lab (WFSC) pub - Nice work Johanna and Gary! Diversity and distribution of avian haemosporidians in sub-Saharan Africa: an inter-regional biogeographic overview [Cambridge Press]

. . . Former ENTO Grad Student Chong Chin Heo (Tomberlin student) Receives Major Research Award from Malaysian Government.

. . . If you missed Dr. Mary Wicksten's (BIOL) free public lecture opening the new exhibit "Shells: The Elegant Armor of Mollusks" at the Brazos County Museum of Natural History, you can still catch the display November 17-March 18.

. . . New publication from Ron Eytan: Phylogenomic analysis of carangimorph fishes reveals flatfish asymmetry arose in a blink of the evolutionary eye. [BioMed Central]

. . . The new Forest Robins are still causing a stir!

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Spotlight:  Manfred Schartl
Please welcome Manfred Schartl, Visiting Professor and TIAS Fellow Biology and new EEB Associate Faculty member.  Dr. Schartl’s interests are evolutionary genomics and evolution of sex determination and sex chromosomes in fish; cancer genetics and genomics.
Dr. Schartl studied biology and chemistry in 1973-78 at the University of Giessen in Germany, resulting in a doctoral degree in genetics. He became a lecturer at Giessen in 1983 and team leader of a junior research group at the Gene Center of the Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry in Martinsried, Germany, in 1985.

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