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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

Research from the Bradshaw – Holzapfel lab featured in AroundtheO

UO biologists seek to take bite out of mosquitoes It’s only a first step, but a project led by two UO scientists eventually could deliver welcome news to outdoor lovers and the medical community. Full article

Position Announcement Data Science Initiative: Assistant Professor Genomics and Bioinformatics

As part of a recently announced Presidential Initiative in Data Science, the University of Oregon seeks two tenure track faculty at the assistant professor level in computational and/or mathematical biology focusing within the areas of computational genomics, bioinformatics, and statistical genetics ... Read More

Position announcement: Assistant Professor in Human Microbiome Science.

The University of Oregon Department of Biology invites applications for a tenure-related position (Assistant Professor) in Human Microbiome Science.  The job ad appears on the UO Careers website: