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
Congrats and best wishes to EECB student John Umek (Chandra lab), who successfully defended his dissertation (Ph.D., May 2016) entitled "The ecology of signal crayfish in two large ultra oligotrophic ecosystems: Crater Lake and Lake Tahoe."
EECB students win Biology awards
Congrats to the EECB students who won 2016 awards through the Biology department: Dovid Kozlovsky (Brussard Scholarship); Amanpreet Kohli, Angela Pitera, and Maya Zawlodzki (Edwards Scholarships); Joshua Hallas, Timothy Caldwell, and Devon Picklum (Wilson Scholarships); and Carrie Branch, Israel Borokini, Lanie Galland, Andrea Glassmire, and Kelly Klingler (Hadley-Lynch Scholarships).