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.
Meet the faculty and students who contribute to our diverse research and our international recognition.
Find out more about our research expertise and opportunities for your program specialization.
News and Announcements
New Additions to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
PhD student, Israel Borokini and collaborators at the Botanic Garden Conservation International, UK have recently contributed critical information that led to the listing of Okoubaka aubrevillei and Okoubaka michelsonii in the latest release of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. These trees are culturally and medicinally significant in Western and Central Africa. This listing is a key first step towards their conservation.
Exciting Contribution to Ecology From Nick Pardikes
Check out Nick's fresh paper in Ecology! It's an excellent read and quite appropriate considering the current weather predictions for the coming season. Great job Nick!