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The Institute of Ecology and Evolution (IE²) facilitates research and graduate education in ecology and evolutionary biology. The institute fosters a collegial and stimulating intellectual environment for world-class research in molecular evolution, evolutionary genetics, evolution of development, and microbial, population, community, and ecosystems ecology.

IE² maintains close ties to the UO Departments of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geography, Geology, and Landscape Architecture, as well as the Institutes for Molecular Biology, Neuroscience, and Marine Biology.Together, IE²’s students and faculty are working in the laboratory and the field to address fundamental and applied questions about the organization and history of life on earth.

In IE² News

Proposal Exam Dates

Andrew Nishida –  Tuesday, 2/25  9AM  327 Pacific Rudy Borowczak –  Thursday, 2/27  8AM  327 Pacific Dan Thomas –Tuesday,  3/4  9AM  327 Pacific Felipe Campos-Cerda -Monday, 3/10  1PM  217 LISB Kyle Meyer – Friday, 3/14  1PM  317 Huestis Christine O’Connor – Monday, 3/17 ... Read More

Winter term rotation talks – Wednesday, March 19 – 331 Klamath

Graduate Rotation Talks 331 Klamath Hall Wednesday, 19 March 2014 1:00 Andrea Loes DeRose 1:15 Jarrett Lebov Prehoda 1:30 James McDermott Prehoda 1:45 William Storck Stankunas 2:00 Kimberly Jones Stankunas   BREAK   2:30 Sunny Ketchum Harms 2:45 Kevin McNaught Harms 3:00 Sean Naughton Pluth 3 ... Read More

GrEBES Research Award Announced

Congratulations to Dan Thomas on receiving the Grebes’ Fall Research Award! The $800 cash award will go towards funding his doctoral research in Ecuador. There will be another $800 Research Award coming up this Winter term for which any Grebes member is eligible. ... Read More