Research Faculty

Lori Benoit

Lori Benoit

Molecular genetics and genomics, evolutionary biology, genetic bases of herbicide resistance

Phone: 860.486.3937

John Cooley

John Cooley

Speciation and mating system evolution; song evolution and genetic boundaries in North American periodical cicadas and New Zealand cicadas

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Phone: 860.486.6650

Johana Goyes Vallejos

Johana Goyes Vallejos

Behavioral ecology and evolution: sexual selection, animal communication,mate choice and predation risk in vertebrates, particularly amphibians

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Phone: 860.486.5434

Daniel Ksepka

Daniel Ksepka

Evolution of birds, with particular interests in phylogeny, divergence dating, and the transition to wing-propelled diving in penguins

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Phone: 203.413.6755

Erin Kuprewicz

Erin Kuprewicz

Plant-animal interactions (tropical mammals and insects); behavioral ecology of terrestrial mammal seed dispersers; barriers to plant migrations in the Anthropocene

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Lily Lewis

Lily Lewis

Population genetics and phylogeny of the dung moss genus Tetraplodon

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Phone: 860.486.6306

Yang Liu

Yang Liu

Bryophyte phylogeny, and evolution of organelle genomes

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Phone: 860.486.6306

Cory Merow

Cory Merow

Ecological modeling; maximum entropy methods; Bayesian methods; community ecology; plant demography; the Cape Floristic Region; invasive species

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Phone: 860.486.5708

Marta Wells

Marta Wells

Evolutionary biology, molecular evolution, speciation on green lacewings (Neuroptera), courtship song behavior

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Phone: 860.486.4550