University of California, Los Angeles

Name Area Department Start Year Stop Year Advisor
Hanna K. A. MikkolaEvolution and Development Biology, Molecular Biology
Peter J. AdamCarnivore, Evolution2007 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Alexis L. Aguilarrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2002 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Andres AguilarApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2003 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Michael E. Alfarobiomechanics, evolution of ideas
Allison H. Alvarado2011 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Priyanga AmarasekareMechanisms of diversity maintenance in variable environments
Isabel M. Amorim do RosarioApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2005 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Christopher Neal Anderson2009 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Tiffany Armenta EEB2017 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Linda P. B.
Matthew E. BahamondeGenetics, Molecular Biology, Animal Physiology Biology2002 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Mairin Balisi Ecology and Evolutionary Biology20112018 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Paul BarberEvolution of conservation of marine biodiversity, Coral reefs, Evolutionary and population genetics, Natural selection and adaptation.
George A. Bartholomewcomparative animal physiological ecology
David Beilmanrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2006 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
David S Berman Peter Vaughn (grad student)
Deborah Bird Ecology and Evolutionary Biology2017 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Daniel T BlumsteinThe evolution of behavior and the integration of behavior and conservation biology.
Hyena Boy Mark Juhn (grad student)
Robert BoydBiological Anthropology
Bayard Holmes BrattstromHerpetology1959 George A. Bartholomew (grad student), Raymond Bridgman Cowles (grad student)
James H. Browncommunity ecology, macroecology19671968 George A. Bartholomew (post-doc)
Caitlin Brown Ecology and Evolutionary Biology2017 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Gregory A. Bryantpsycholinguistics, evolutionary psychology
Janet C Buckner2017 Michael E. Alfaro (grad student), Jessica Lynch-alfaro (grad student), David K Jacobs (grad student)
Tom J. Cade Thomas Raymond Howell (grad student)
Erica Cartmillgesture
Roslyn A. Caserelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2000 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Kenneth James Chapinanimal behavior, evolution, behavioral ecology Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Peter Nonacs (grad student)
William J. Chappell Electrical Engineering Linda P. B. (grad student)
Jaime A. Chaves2010 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Raymond Bridgman CowlesZoology
Abigail A. CurtisCarnivore, Evolution Biology2014 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Christine F. CzerniakEcology and physiology of plant species coexistence. Hydraulics of plant water transport. Evolution and functional consequences of diversity in leaf size, shape and venation. Forest dynamics and ecohydrology. Conservation physiology. Biology 01232013 Lawren Sack (grad student)
Michael Dawson2000 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Kevin de Queiroz Biology19731978 George C. Gorman (research assistant)
Kathleen Semple Delaney2003 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Jared M. Diamondecology, biogeography, evolutionary biography
Evan Michael Doughtypaleontology2016 Jonathan D. Marcot (grad student)
Noah L. Dowell2010 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Jonathan Phillip Druryevolutionary biology Ecology 20082014 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Arun DurvasulaPopulation genetics; Bioinformatics
Ryan EllingsonEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation Biology 01232012 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Brittany L. EnzmannBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2011 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Carl C. Eplingplant systematics; evolutionary mechanisms and population genetics
Kristine D. EstradaHuman Development, Evolution and Development Biology Molec, Cell, & Dev Biology 06442012 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Joseph V. Ferraro2007 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Ryan P. FerrerPopulation ecology of marine organisms, especially the role of hydrodynamic processes2007 Cheryl Ann Zimmer (grad student)
Jonathan T. FingerutEcology and sensory biology of aquatic organisms; chemical signals and communication2003 Richard Zimmer (grad student)
Steven E. Finkel1994 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Peggy FongMarine ecology of coastal ecosystems.
Connie J. FotheringhamAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2009 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Adam H. Freedman2009 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Anthony Raymond FrisciaMammalian paleontology Biology19982005 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Keith D. GaddisGenetics and genomics of tree populations; molecular ecology of plants; conservation biology Biology 01232014 Victoria Sork (grad student)
Greg Gaffin
Bruce R. Gervaisrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2001 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Francisco J. Gil-White2002 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Princess Scheran Gilbert2016 Michael E. Alfaro (grad student)
Alex C. GilmanAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2007 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Malcolm GordonComparative ecological physiology of lower vertebrates, with emphasis on fish locomotion
George C. Gorman
Patricia Adair GowatyEvolutionary ecology, evolution of behavior, sexual behavior, mating systems, sexual conflict, parental behavior, maternal effects, developmental plasticity, sex allocation, genetic parentage, ornithology
Joseph L. Graves Jr.life history evolution, aging, philosophy of science1988 Leo Luckinbill (grad student)
Michael D GreenfieldEvolution and Evolutionary Biology, Animal Behavior, Animal Communication, Evolutionary Genetics, Sexual Selection
Gregory GretherCauses and consequences of aggression and reproductive interference between species; character displacement; species recognition; evolution of coloration; the role of phenotypic plasticity in evolution; animal behavior
Faith L. Hall-GlennHuman Development, Molecular Biology Molec, Cell, & Dev Biology 06442012 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Todd A. HaneyEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2008 David K Jacobs (grad student)
John J. HaradaBotany Biology, Molecular Biology, Evolution and Development Biology Biology19801985 Robert B. Goldberg (post-doc)
Marc David Hauserevolutionary biology, cognitive neuroscience, animal behavior Dorothy Cheney (grad student)
John K. Heiss2010 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Joseph Henrich Anthropology19931999 Robert Boyd (grad student)
James R. Holmquistrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales Biology2013 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Watcharapong HongjamrassilpBehavioral Ecology, Evolution, Marine Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology20172021 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student), Peter Martin Narins (grad student), Peter Nonacs (grad student), Gregory Grether (grad student)
Thomas Raymond Howell
Bau-Lin HuangCell Biology, Molecular Biology2009 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Stephen P. HubbellCommunity ecology; biodiversity
Brandon Hupka Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Bradley C. HymanNematology, Genetics19741980 Thomas W. James (grad student)
David K JacobsEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation Bruce N. Runnegar (post-doc)
Christiane Jacquemetton Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Thomas W. James
Harry J. Jerisonbrain evolution
Xiang JiPhylogenetics20182020 Marc A. Suchard (post-doc)
Reid Johnson
Laura K. JordanComparative ecological physiology of lower vertebrates, with emphasis on fish locomotion2008 Malcolm Gordon (grad student)
Mark Juhn Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Karen M. KapheimBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2010 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Peter Kareiva
Justin Keller Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
George J. KenagyPhysiological Ecology, biogeography George A. Bartholomew (grad student)
Gail E. KennedyBiological Anthropology
Alex N. KirschelThe evolution of behavior and the integration of behavior and conservation biology.2008 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Catherine KleierAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2001 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Michelle A. Kline Anthropology 00632013 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Klaus-Peter KoepfliApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2002 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Michael H. Kohn2000 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Genevieve Konopkalanguage, evolution, autism20061997 Daniel Geschwind (post-doc), Suzanne Corkin (research assistant)
Brian W. KotComparative ecological physiology of lower vertebrates, with emphasis on fish locomotion2009 Malcolm Gordon (grad student)
Nathan JB Kraftcommunity ecology, plant ecology, functional ecology, tropical forests
Donald W Kyhosplant systematics1964 Henry Joseph Thompson (grad student)
Kevin D. LaffertyInfectious disease, conservation Environmental Health Sciences19931994 Richard F. Ambrose (research scientist)
Brenda Jean Larison2007 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Dean V. LauritzenComparative ecological physiology of lower vertebrates, with emphasis on fish locomotion2002 Malcolm Gordon (grad student)
Stephen LeBiological anthropology2010 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Terence Lee2007 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Shannon E. LeeEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2002 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Niles LehmanOrigins of Life, RNA World, RNA Recombination Biology Biology19861990 Chuck Taylor (grad student), Bob Wayne (grad student)
Jennifer A. LeonardApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2002 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Simon A. Lewis
Irene Liao Mark Rausher (grad student)
Aviva E. LiebertBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2003 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Al Loeblichmicropaleontology
Kirk E. LohmuellerPopulation genetics; Statistical methods in evolutionary and medical genetics; genetic variation data
Neil John Losin Biology 01232012 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Kristina D. LouieEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2003 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Leo Luckinbilllife history evolution, r- and K- selection
Karen M. LyonsHuman Development, Evolution and Development Biology
Glen M. MacDonaldrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales
Andrew Magee2021 Marc A. Suchard (post-doc)
Adriana Maldonado-Chaparro EEB2015 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Erin L. Marnocha2008 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Sarah G. Mathew2011 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Sarah E. MayBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2004 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Evan M. McCartney-MelstadLandscape genetics, evolutionary biology H. Bradley Shaffer (grad student), Rob DeSalle (grad student)
John E. McCormack2007 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Meghan M. McLean2011 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Sarah M. McLeod2001 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Julie A. MeachenVertebrate Paleontology, Functional Morpholoy20032008 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Julie A. Meachen-SamuelsCarnivore, Evolution2008 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Richard P. MeiselEvolutionary Genetics and Genomics20012001 Judith Lengyel (research assistant)
Mike M. MoradianEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2007 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Jolene R. MoroneyAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research Biology 01232012 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Cristina M. Moya Anthropology2012 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Nicole Muoz EEB2015 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Maryam Nafissi Biological Chemistry 01172013 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Nagayasu NakanishiEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2009 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Peter Martin NarinsAuditory Behavior, Neurophysiology and Mechanics
Barbara Natterson
Imelda L. NavaApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2009 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Akane M. NishimuraAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2011 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Peter NonacsBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.
Kenichi W. OkamotoMechanisms of diversity maintenance in variable environments2011 Priyanga Amarasekare (grad student)
Lucretia E. OlsonThe evolution of behavior and the integration of behavior and conservation biology.2009 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Everett Claire OlsonPaleontology of Permian Reptiles, Evolutionary Biology
Megan A. OwenThe evolution of behavior and the integration of behavior and conservation biology. Biology2014 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Karthik Panchanathan2010 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Benison PangFunctional Morphology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology2017 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Christie V. Papagiannis2006 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Stephanie Paurelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2009 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Katherine M. PeaseApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2011 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Kathryn Peiman Biology2014 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Amanda M. Petelrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2005 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Matt Petelle EEB2014 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Debra B. PiresApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2007 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Aimee M. Plourde2006 Robert Boyd (grad student)
Kimberly A. PollardThe evolution of behavior and the integration of behavior and conservation biology.2009 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
David F. Porinchurelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2002 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
F. Harvey Pough George A. Bartholomew (grad student)
Shauna L. PriceApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2011 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Jennifer S. Rashidi2011 Gail E. Kennedy (grad student)
Peter H. Raven1960 Harlan Lewis (grad student)
Jeannette A. ReichAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2000 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Kelsey N. RettingMolecular Biology2008 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Sigrid K. Rianrelationship between climatic variations and vegetation response at different spatial and temporal scales2006 Glen M. MacDonald (grad student)
Jeffrey A. RiffellEcology and sensory biology of aquatic organisms; chemical signals and communication2004 Richard Zimmer (grad student)
Erin C. RiordanAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research Biology 01232013 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Amy E. Rogers2008 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Richard H. RosenblattIchthyology Boyd Walker (grad student)
Benjamin H. RossiBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2009 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Philip RundelAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research
Kelsi Marie RutledgeBiomechanics, evolutionary biology, ichthyology, functional morphology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Ecology and Evolutionary Biology2018 Malcolm Gordon (grad student), Donald George Buth (grad student)
Tyson W. SaccoCarnivore, Evolution2001 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Lawren SackEcology and physiology of plant species coexistence. Hydraulics of plant water transport. Evolution and functional consequences of diversity in leaf size, shape and venation. Forest dynamics and ecohydrology. Conservation physiology.
Joshua X. SamuelsCarnivore, Evolution2007 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Erin R. Sanders2005 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Sharlene E. Santana
Van SavagePhysiological models of vascular systems, sleep, tumor growth; allometric scaling; ecological interactions and biodiversity.
Zachary Schakner EEB2016 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Barney A. SchlingerSteroid hormone synthesis and action in birds; hormonal control of brain and behavior in tropical bird species
Eric ScottPleistocene, Equus, Bison, extinction19881990 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Peter Scott
Raul E. Sedano Cruz Biology 01232013 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Jayc C. Sedlmayr Ecology and Evolutionary Biology20022004 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (post-doc)
H. Bradley ShafferEvolutionary and conservation biology of amphibians and reptiles
Todd E. Shelly Biology19831985 Michael D Greenfield (post-doc), Henry A. Hespenheide (grad student)
Gary T. ShinApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2008 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Graham J. Slatermacroevolution, mammals20042009 Blaire Van Valkenburgh (grad student)
Thomas B. SmithEvolutionary ecology, speciation, and conservation of vertebrates, especially in the tropics.
Brian R. Smith EEB2008 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Laura Sorenson Biology 01232014 Michael E. Alfaro (grad student)
Victoria SorkGenetics and genomics of tree populations; molecular ecology of plants; conservation biology
Daniel R. StahlerApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2011 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Robert Cyril StebbinsHerpetology Raymond Bridgman Cowles (grad student)
Stuart S. SumidaVertebrate Paleontology Everett Claire Olson (grad student), Peter Vaughn (grad student)
Jennifer W. SunAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2011 Philip Rundel (grad student)
Chuck Taylor
Jeffrey F. ThomasBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2004 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Pamela G. ThompsonGenetics and genomics of tree populations; molecular ecology of plants; conservation biology Biology2014 Victoria Sork (grad student)
Sandra E. TrautweinEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation Biology 01232013 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Blaire Van ValkenburghCarnivore, Evolution
Peter Vaughn
Ethel M. Villalobos Biology19931990 Michael D Greenfield (grad student)
Ilonka S. von Lippke2008 Gregory Grether (grad student)
Bridgett M. vonHoldtApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation2010 Robert Wayne (grad student)
Boyd WalkerFish Systematics and Taxonomy
Benjamin C. Wang2008 Thomas B. Smith (grad student)
Thea WangBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches.2011 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Guang-yu Wang Biology19841990 Michael D Greenfield (grad student)
Robert WayneApplication of molecular genetic techniques to questions in systematics, population genetics, sociobiology and conservation
Bob Wayne
Tina W. WeyThe evolution of behavior and the integration of behavior and conservation biology.2011 Daniel T Blumstein (grad student)
Alexis M. WiktorowiczComparative ecological physiology of lower vertebrates, with emphasis on fish locomotion2008 Malcolm Gordon (grad student)
Demian WilletteApplied ecology, marine ecology, invasive biology, fisheries Environmental Health Sciences Ecology and Evolutionary Biology EEB20162013 Richard F. Ambrose (grad student), Paul Barber (post-doc), Samantha H. Cheng (collaborator)
Christopher J. WinchellEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2010 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Ben K. Wong2003 Reid Johnson (grad student)
Pamela Jean YehAdaptation to novel environments; evolution of drug resistance in bacteria; urban ecology and evolution
Soyun E. YiMolecular Biology, Genetics, Human Development2000 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Byeong S. YoonCell Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Animal Physiology Biology2005 Karen M. Lyons (grad student)
Ryan A. YorkFrontotemporal Dementia, Birdsong, Neural Plasticity, Evolution of the Brain, Culture Stephanie A. White (research assistant)
Gilene M. YoungBehavioral ecology and social evolution, using both theoretical and experimental approaches. Biology2014 Peter Nonacs (grad student)
Cheryl Ann ZimmerPopulation ecology of marine organisms, especially the role of hydrodynamic processes
Richard ZimmerEcology and sensory biology of aquatic organisms; chemical signals and communication
Todd L. ZimmermanEvolution/Development of Invertebrate Body Plans, Paleobiology and Marine Speciation2006 David K Jacobs (grad student)
Brian R. ZuttaAdaptations of plants to environmental stress, focusing on mediterranean, desert, and tropical ecosystems; applications of environmental sensor arrays for ecological research2009 Philip Rundel (grad student)