Evolutionary Biology Graduate Program at Arizona State University


Anne Stone, Co-chair (acetone@asu.edu)
Melissa Wilson Sayres, Co-chair (melissa.wilsonsayres@asu.edu)

Advisory Committee: Ken Buetow, Reed Cartwright, Carlo Maley, Michael Rosenberg, Jay Tayor

Apply to the Evolutionary Biology PhD program here: https://sols.asu.edu/degree-programs/evolutionary-biology-phd

Program faculty: https://sols.asu.edu/evolutionary-biology-faculty


Current Graduate Students (Advisor)

Jacob Campbell (Harrison)
Adele Crane (Stone; Rosenberg)
Heather Cox (Rosenberg)
Shannon Doan (Pigg)
Romain Dohan (Rabeling)
Ti Erickson (Gadau)
Gyan Harwood (Amdam)
Timothy Hieger (Pigg)
Tanvi Honap (Stone; Rosenberg)
Edward Gilbert (Franz)
Michael Jansen (Franz)
Murray Johnston  (Franz)
Robert Oldt (Kanthaswamy)
Kimberly Olney (Wilson Sayres)
Salvatore Anzaldo (Franz)
Angela Taravella (Wilson Sayres; Stone)
Nayely Velez-Cruz (Laubichler)
Jill Azzolini (DeNardo)
Anthony Basile (Sweaza)
Kyle Gray (Rabeling)
Imani Sharpe (Wilson Sayres)
Sebastian Scofield (Amdam)

 


Evolutionary Biology Events


Evolutionary Biology Research Symposium
Fall 2017
September 8, 2017
Co-chairs: Kimberly Olney and Heather Rich


Evolutionary Biology Journal Club

Fall 2017 chair: Bobby Oldt

Every other week discussions will be led by volunteers who suggest papers. Alternative weeks will feature presentations by current EVO students.

The information about Evol Biol journal clubs can be updated here: 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Fjy4zl27JzKV-PsUnV_qB-kxFTs470hnxrLw8XOczKw/edit?usp=sharing


Courses

Graduate courses:
EVO 601: Principles of Evolution
EVO 610: Evolution Seminar
BIO 614: Biometry
BIO 530: Scientific Teaching (required for TAs)
BIO 543: Molecular genetics and genomics
EVO 598: Software Carpentry
EVO 598: Genomic Analysis
EVO 598: Principles of Programming for Biologists
BOP 545: Population Genetics
BIO 540: Functional Genomics
BIO 549: Phylogenetic Biology and Analysis
NSF grfp writing course

Undergraduate courses:
BIO/MAT 355: Intro to Computational Molecular Biology
BIO 415: Biometry
BIO 440: Functional Genomics
BIO 498: Population Genomics


Additional research methods courses at ASU: https://issr.asu.edu/node/30


Graduates

Andreina Castillo Siri, PhD, Postdoctoral researcher, University of Arizona

 


Evolution across ASU

ASU PopGen: http://asupopgen.org
Biodiversity Knowledge Integration Center (BioKIC): https://biokic.asu.edu
Center for Evolution and Medicine (CEM): https://evmed.asu.edu
Institute of Human Origins (IHO): https://iho.asu.edu