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
Dr. Guy Hoelzer receives EECB Director's Award
Dr. Guy Hoelzer has served the EECB for many years as an insightful scholar and mentor. To recognize his contribution to the program, Dr. Hoelzer was recently awarded the EECB Director's Award. While Guy will be retiring this year, his scholarship and service will influence the program for years to come. Thank you Dr. Hoelzer!
National L’Oréal Fellowship
Congratulations to Felicity Muth (Leonard lab) who has been awarded the National L'Oréal Fellowship, worth $60,000! This award was given to only 5 women this year. Felicity's research investigates the cognitive effects of pesticides on bees.