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Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology Graduate Program

Our interdisciplinary graduate program brings together faculty and students from a range of departments at the University of Nevada, Reno, the Desert Research Institute, and the Great Basin Institute. As a student, you have the opportunity to customize your education to your scientific interests.

Degree & Admissions

Papilio

Learn about our program of study and core requirements.

People

Student Doing Field Research

Meet the faculty and students who contribute to our diverse research and our international recognition.

Research

Eschscholzia Californica

Find out more about our research expertise and opportunities for your program specialization.

Careers

Chelydra Serpentina

Check out some of your career options with a doctoral degree in the biological sciences.

News and Announcements

See a full listing of EECB news.

Chickadee

EECB professor recognized for excellence in research

Congrats to Dr. Vladimir Pravosudov who was recently awarded the 2016 Mousel Feltner Award for Excellence in Research by the UNR College of Science. Vladimir studies animal behaviour and behavioural ecology with an emphasis on cognition and works with chickadees, one of the most charismatic members of the local fauna.

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Hornsby awarded Shadle Fellowship

Congrats to EECB student Angela Hornsby (Matocq lab), who was awarded the 2016 Shadle Fellowship from the American Society of Mammalogists for her research, outreach, and curatorial work in the UNR Museum of Natural History.

Events, Colloquia, EcoLunches

See a full listing of EECB events.

Contact Us

Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology Graduate Program (0314)

Lee Dyer, Program Director

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557


ldyer@unr.edu

Phone (775) 784-1360

Max Fleischmann Agriculture Building, 142

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