Sensory biology and cell physiology
The molecular and neural circuit basis of behavioral individuality.
Ecology and evolution of microbial symbioses.
Evolutionary dynamics, experimental evolution, population genetics
Computational and quantitative biology
Evolution of molecular and developmental mechanisms controlling cell fate decisions
Microbial eco-systems biology; Microbial physiology; Marine biogeochemistry
Study of the mechanics of biomolecules, and more generally the role of physical and evolutionary forces in shaping biological systems
The genetic basis of adaptive morphology and behavior.
Evolution of floral developmental genetic pathways
Chemical and synthetic biology, molecular evolution
Study evolution, hybridization, and speciation - mainly in butterflies
Chromosome segregation, yeast sex, and evolution
Evolutionary forces in humans and pathogens
Development, Regeneration, Evolutionary Biology
Molecular genetics and evolution
(not taking students)